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Friday 32nd Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Friday 32nd Week of the Year Luke 17:26-37 The beautiful thing about our relationship with the Lord is that when we prepare ourselves for him to come, he comes today! Before hurricane Irma hit Florida, I checked my phone to see when the last major hurricane hit the Tampa Bay area. It […]

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Wednesday 32nd Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Wednesday 32nd Week of the Year Luke 17:11-19 The story of the 10 lepers – When we have nothing to give him but our ills and our sorrows, He heals us as we go on our way. Once again Jesus catches us off guard. Usually, he heals someone on the spot. But […]

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Tuesday 32nd Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Tuesday 32nd Week of the Year Luke 17:7-10 Did you know that the Greek translation for the term “unprofitable” in this context means literally that the disciples are “without need.” I can see the servant in the gospel wiping his brow walking up the steps into his master’s house. All he wants […]

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Monday 32nd Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Monday 32nd Week of the Year Luke 17:1-6 If you have a mulberry tree in your soul, ask Jesus to cast it into the sea. Has there ever been a record of a mulberry tree being uprooted and planted in the sea because a Christian said so? Never – even Jesus never […]

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Feast of St. John Lateran Basilica in Rome November 9

FEAST OF THE DEDICATION OF THE LATERAN BASILICA Living stones How often, when we speak of church, we have to clarify whether we mean the faith community or the building where that community gathers. As we celebrate the Lateran Basilica—the pope’s own cathedral, the mother of all churches—we remember that human beings need things that appeal […]

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