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Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, Cycle C

June 2, 2013 Luke 9:11b-17 Gospel Summary Today’s gospel passage is Luke’s version of Jesus’ miracle of the multiplication of loaves and fish. This is

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Seventh Sunday of Easter, Cycle C

May 12, 2013 John 17:20-26 Gospel Summary This Sunday’s gospel passage contains part of the prayer Jesus addressed to his Father following his Last Supper

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Fifth Sunday of Easter, Cycle C

April 28, 2013 John 13:31-33a, 34-35 Gospel Summary Jesus tells his disciples in this passage from the Last Supper Discourse that now he is glorified,

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Fourth Sunday of Easter, Cycle C

April 21, 2013 John 10:27-30 Gospel Summary In order to appreciate fully the import of this beautiful gospel passage, we need to pay close attention

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Third Sunday of Easter, Cycle C

April 14, 2013 John 21:1-19 Gospel Summary Simon Peter and his companions after fishing all night catch nothing. At dawn as they approach shore, someone

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Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion, Cycle C

March 24, 2013 Luke 22:14–23:56 Gospel Summary The gospel for this Sunday is Luke’s version of the passion and death of Jesus. It begins with

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Third Sunday of Lent, Cycle C

March 3, 2013 Luke 13:1-9 Gospel Summary The gospel passage refers to two recent tragedies that were on people’s minds. Pilate had ordered the massacre

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Second Sunday of Lent

February 24, 2013 Luke 9:28b-36 Gospel Summary Luke’s version of the transfiguration of Jesus is more personal than the accounts of Mark and Matthew. Thus,

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Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

February 3, 2013 Luke 4:21-30 Gospel Summary Biblical passages used in the liturgy often suffer from being removed from their contexts. This is particularly noticeable

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Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

January 27, 2013 Luke 1:1-4; 4:14-21 Gospel Summary With this passage Luke introduces his two-volume work–Gospel and Acts of the Apostles. Luke’s work continues the

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