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Written on Jul, 23, 2016 by in | Comments Off on July 24, The 17th Week of Ordinary Time

Mass Readings Reading 1 – Genesis 18:20-32 Psalm – Psalms 138:1-8 Reading 2 – Colossians 2:12-14 Gospel – Luke 11:1-13 Abba Father, Bring us Jesus | Word on FireThe Our Father, the Lord’s Prayer, is a request for Christ. As we examine this most famous prayer line by line, we see it’s all about Jesus. That He might come and have communion with us is precisely what we hope …

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Written on Feb, 20, 2016 by in | Comments Off on February 21st, Second Week of Lent

Mass Readings Reading 1 – Genesis 15:5-18 Psalm – Psalm 27:1-14 Reading 2 – Philippians 3:17 – 4:1 Gospel – Luke 9:28-36 The Glorified Body | Word on Fire The readings for this second Sunday of Lent awaken a sense of wonder, of a world beyond ours, a mystical consciousness. In the first reading with Abraham and in the Gospel account of the Transfiguration, we encounter mountains, darkness, voices, …

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Written on Oct, 02, 2015 by in | Comments Off on October 4, 27th Week of Ordinary Time

Reading 1 – Genesis 2:18-24 Psalm – Psalm 128:1-6 Reading 2 – Hebrews 2:9-11 Gospel – Mark 10:2-16 Sexuality, Love, and Marriage | Word on Fire This week’s readings offer a reflection on human sexuality, love and marriage. These readings show us that . . . click below to hear the entire homily! http://www.wordonfire.org/resources/homily/sexuality-love-a . . .

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Written on Feb, 28, 2015 by in | Comments Off on March 1st, Second Week of Lent

Genesis 22:1-2, 9-13, 15-18 Psalm 116:10, 15-19 Romans 8:31-34 Mark 9:2-10 The Lenten season continues with another story of testing. Last Sunday, we heard the trial of Jesus in the desert. In this week’s First Reading, we hear of how Abraham was put to the test. The Church has always read this story as a sign of God’s love for …

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