Friday after Epiphany

1Jn 5:5-13; Ps 147:12-15,19,20; Lk 5:12-16 With the best of wheat he fills us.  We are so well fed all along the journey to the heavenly Jerusalem with the Bread of Heaven.  We glorify the LORD, we who are the New Jerusalem, his bride, his beloved.  He has strengthened the bars of our gates and […]

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Thursday after Epiphany

1Jn 4:19–5:4; Ps 72:1-2,14,15,17; Lk 4:14-22 Who doesn’t experience some kind of fraud and violence.  Actually, fraud is a kind violence because it violates a person’s mind.  When someone is a fraud that person deliberately tries to deceive others about his true identity.  Fraud then is mental violence.  The LORD comes to rescue his people […]

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Tuesday after Epiphany

1Jn 4:7-10; Ps 72:1-4,7-8; Mk 6:34-44 Why will every nation on earth adore Christ the Lord?  Every nation will adore because every person will adore.  Every person will adore because the Son of God governs the people with justice and the afflicted ones with judgment.  The high mountains and the rough hills will no longer […]

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Monday after Epiphany

1 Jn 3:22–4:6; Ps 2:7bc-8, 10-12a; Mt 4:12-17, 23-25 At another place in the psalms we pray, “Hold not back; Oh Lord, hold not back!”  The Father does not hesitate to respond to his Son, the Lord Jesus.  He does not hold back anything from The Only Begotten Son.  In today’s psalm the LORD promises […]

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