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Posts Tagged ‘a reflection on the coming Sunday’s Gospel’


 

 

“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of Leviticus (Chapter 19:1-2, 17-18)   “Be holy, for I, the Lord, your God, am holy.” This is the beginning of a whole series of laws that Moses is proclaiming to the people, including how they are to treat one another. The reading ends with one of the ...
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“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Sirach (Chapter 15:15-20)   This is in our liturgy because the author, a scribe named Yeshua ben Sira, writing about two hundred years before the birth of Jesus, alludes to a thought from the wisdom of Moses: “If you choose you can keep the commandments, ...
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“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Isaiah (Chapter 58:7-10)   “Thus says the Lord: Share your bread with the hungry, shelter the oppressed and the homeless; clothe the naked when you see them, and do not turn your back against your own. Then your light shall break forth like the dawn, ...
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The Presentation of the Lord

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Malachi (Chapter 3:1-4)   “Thus says the Lord God: I am sending my messenger to prepare the way before me. And suddenly there will come to the temple the Lord whom you seek. … But who will endure the day of his coming? And ...
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“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Isaiah (Chapter 8:23-9:3)   We are way back in the eighth century B.C., and the Assyrian army has taken over the two provinces Zebulun and Naphtali. Isaiah says that darkness covers the land, but now, “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great ...
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“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Isaiah (Chapter 49:3, 5-6)   “The Lord said to me: You are my servant, Israel, through whom I show my glory.” Then later, the Lord continues, “It is too little … for you to be my servant, to raise up the tribes of Israel; I ...
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