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Wisdom and the Bread of Life

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B) Today, we hear again about the Bread of Life: Jesus come down from heaven; Jesus, the wisdom of God, who invites us to His banquet so that we may acquire knowledge of Him; Jesus, … Continue reading

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Fully Alive In Jesus

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B) The first reading today tells us of Elijah who ran away to the desert, not to commune with nature or to get away from the crowd, but to avoid the death threat of Queen … Continue reading

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Backsliders

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B) Suffering and difficulties are part of our lives. They can be physical, financial, spiritual, psychological or social. They can be full of resentments or can be redemptive. The Israelites failed to trust God fully. … Continue reading

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Called to the One Hope

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B) “Where can we buy enough food for them to eat?” We can look at this question in two ways. On the one hand, on the part of Phillip, the Apostle, it was one of … Continue reading

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God-Shepherd

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B) 1. Circumstances may have changed, but our situation today has always been similar to the situation from the beginning. Jeremiah talks of shepherd-kings who satisfied themselves of the weakness of the people. They were remiss … Continue reading

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Destined And Chosen for God

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B) Our consumer society today shows us that we have to buy things now, and buy them in bulk to beat prices, without thinking that tomorrow has its own needs. Advertisements tell us that companies … Continue reading

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Facing Life’s Challenges In Faith

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B) The readings today bring beautiful and important situations we may consider: a) In the first reading, God says to Ezekiel: “Son of man, I am sending you to the Israelites, rebels who have rebelled … Continue reading

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