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Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 16, 2012 Mark 8:27-35 Gospel Summary Today’s gospel passage gives us an account of the most critical turning-point in the public ministry of Jesus.

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Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 9, 2012 Mark 7:31-37 Gospel Summary Jesus leaves the district of Tyre, and by way of Sidon goes into the district of the Decapolis.

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Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 2, 2012 Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 Gospel Summary Today’s gospel reading introduces a familiar theme concerning religious observance. The Pharisees were a group of

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Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

John 6:60-69 Gospel Summary This passage brings the sixth chapter of John’s gospel to a climactic conclusion. Jesus has fed a large crowd with bread

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Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

John 6:51-58 Gospel Summary The eight verses that constitute today’s gospel reading represent the climax of the lengthy Bread of Life Discourse in chapter six

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Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

John 6:41-51 Gospel Summary The Jews murmured about Jesus because he said, “I am the bread that came down from heaven.” (In John’s gospel, “Jews”

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18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

John 6:24-35 Gospel Summary Today’s gospel passage is taken from the Bread of Life Discourse in John’s gospel. The first verses presuppose that we know

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June 3, 2012

Trinity Sunday Matthew 28:16-20 Gospel Summary This carefully crafted passage is the climactic summary of the essential themes of Matthew’s gospel. Jesus, now Risen Lord,

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