Monthly Archives: November 2015

Friday, December 4, 2015 ~ First Week in the Season of Advent Saint John Damascene, Priest and Doctor of the Church   Holy Gospel: Matthew 9:27-31 As Jesus passed by, two blind men followed him, crying out, “Son of David,...
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Thursday, December 3, 2015 ~ First Week in the Season of Advent Saint Francis Xavier, Priest   Holy Gospel: Matthew 7:21, 24-27 Jesus said to his disciples: “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the Kingdom of...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2015 ~ First Week in the Season of Advent   Holy Gospel: Matthew 15:29-37 At that time: Jesus walked by the Sea of Galilee, went up on the mountain, and sat down there. Great crowds came to...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2015 ~ First Week in the Season of Advent   Holy Gospel: Luke 10:21-24 Jesus rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, “I give you praise, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden...
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“Advent is the ‘sacrament’ of the presence of God in His world, in the Mystery of Christ at work in history… This mystery is the revelation of God Himself in His Incarnate Son. But it is not merely a manifestation...
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Friday, November 27, 2015 ~ Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time   Holy Gospel: Luke 21:29-33 Jesus told his disciples a parable. “Consider the fig tree and all the other trees. When their buds burst open, you see for yourselves and...
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Thursday, November 26, 2015 ~ Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time ~ Thanksgiving Day ~ Begin Thanksgiving Day by going to Mass and giving thanks to God.   Holy Gospel: Luke 17:11-19 As Jesus continued his journey to Jerusalem, he traveled...
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Wednesday, November 25, 2015 ~ Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Catherine of Alexandria   Holy Gospel: Luke 21:12-19 Jesus said to the crowd: “They will seize and persecute you, they will hand you over to the synagogues and to...
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Tuesday, November 24, 2015 ~ Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest and Martyr, and Companions, Martyrs   Holy Gospel: Luke 21:5-11 While some people were speaking about how the temple was adorned with costly stones and votive...
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“What page, what passage of the inspired books of the Old and New Testaments is not the truest of guides for human life?” ~Saint Benedict, from the Rule of Saint Benedict (73:3) “O Lord, grant us that love which can...
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