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Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Mark 10: 17 -30 Gospel Summary In today’s gospel passage, the rich young man who approaches Jesus asks the universally felt human question about the

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Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Mark 10: 2-16 Gospel Summary Some Pharisees, wanting to involve Jesus in current controversies about divorce, ask him whether it is lawful for a husband

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Twenty-Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time

Today’s first reading comes from the little-read but fascinating Book of Numbers. This book got its title from the fact that a census of the

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Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

In our culture it is common to speak of disorders in terms of the current dictionary definition; “an abnormal physical or mental condition.” They can

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Twenty-Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time

This Sunday we hear a passage from the New Testament which helped to launch the Protestant Reformation in the sixteenth century. It is taken from

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Sixteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time

Shepherds and their flocks are the subject of today’s scripture readings at mass, with the recurring theme of shepherds who have failed their flocks featuring

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Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

The Gospel this week is somewhat unique in that it begins with a synagogue official approaching Jesus and expressing his faith that Jesus could heal

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Solemnity of the Most Blessed Trinity

This weekend we celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity.  The Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church (YouCat) describes the Trinity this way, “Christians

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