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Written on Apr, 30, 2016 by in | Comments Off on May 1st, Sixth Week of Easter

Mass Readings Reading 1 – Acts 15:1-29 Psalm – Psalm 67:2-8 Reading 2 – Revelation 21:10-23 Gospel – John 14:23-29 The Holy Spirit in the Life of the Church | Word on Fire The Church Catholic is a living thing; an organism rather than an organization. Therefore, it is continually moving, changing, adapting, reacting, answering new questions, and responding to new challenges. That’s what we see …

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Written on Aug, 01, 2015 by in | Comments Off on August 2nd, 18th Week of Ordinary Time

Reading 1 – Exodus 16: 2-4; 12-15 Psalm – Psalm 78: 3-4, 23-25, 54 Reading 2 – Ephesians 4:17; 20-24 Gospel – John 6:24-35 Bread of Life | Word on Fire Again, the Church’s Gospel is taken from the sixth chapter of the Gospel of John. The principle concern of this Gospel is to provide testimony to the enduring presence of Christ in …

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Written on Jul, 25, 2015 by in | Comments Off on July 26th, Seventeenth Week of Ordinary Time

Reading 1 – 2 Kings 4:42-44 Psalm – Psalm 145:10-18 Reading 2 – Ephesians 4:1-6 Gospel – John 6:1-15 The Mystery of the Mass | Word on Fire The sixth chapter of John’s Gospel, from which we will be reading these next several weeks, is a sustained meditation on the meaning of the Mass and the Eucharist. Our passage for today…click below to …

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Written on May, 02, 2015 by in | Comments Off on May 3rd, Fifth Week of Easter

Acts 9:26-31 Psalm 22:26-28, 30-32 1 John 3:18-24 John 15:1-8 In today’s Gospel, Jesus tells us that He is the true vine that God intended Israel to be—the source of divine life and wisdom for the nations (see Sirach 24:17-24). In baptism, each of us was joined to Him by the Holy Spirit. As a branch grows from a tree, …

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