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Spiritual Life

The Word This Week

We can never adequately prepare for the coming of the Lord

The word this week

Fourth Sunday of Advent: 2 Sam 7:1-5 & 8-11; Rm 16:25-27; Lk 1:26-38

Follow Mary through the financial crisis

Mary proclaimed the Magnificat during the Visitation, painted here by Pontormo (1494-1557)

The word this week

Third Sunday of Advent: Is 61:1-2 & 10-11; 1 Thes 5:16-24; Jn 1:6-8 & 19-28

Let us find the time during Advent to review our lives

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Second Sunday of Advent: Isaiah 40:1-5 & 9-11; 2 Peter 3:8-14; Mark 1:1-8

Without God we are like dried leaves blowing aimlessly in the wind

The word this week

First Sunday of Advent: Is 63:16-17 & 64: 1 & 3-8; 1 Cor 1: 3-8; Mk 13: 33-37

Our lives are a pilgrimage to the Kingdom of God

The word this week

The Solemnity of Christ the King: Ez 34: 11-12 & 15-17; 1 Cor 15: 20-26 & 28; Mt 25: 31-46

Staying watchful for the Lord’s coming

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Thirty-Third Sunday of the Year: Prov 31:10-13, 19-20 & 30-31; 1 Thess 5:1-6; Mt 25: 14-30

‘Stay awake, because you do not know either the day or hour’

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Thirty Second Sunday of the Year: Wisdom 6:12-16; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13

Humility is the way to safeguard our integrity

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Thirty-First Sunday of the Year: Malachi 1: 14 – 2:2 & 8-10; 1 Thes 2: 7-9 & 13; Matthew 23: 1-12

Moses’s blueprint for a compassionate society

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Thirtieth Sunday of the Year: Exodus 22:20-26; 1 Thessalonians 5-10; Matthew 22:34-40

The well-being of society is best secured when government and faith are open to each other

The word this week

Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Is 45:1, 4-6; Ps 96; 1 Thess 1:1-5: Mt 22:15-21