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Sunday Scripture reflection for Palm Sunday, April 14, 2019

Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion Cycle C 1) Is 50:4-7 Psalm 22:8-9, 17-20, 23-24 2) Phil 2:6-11 Gospel: Lk 22:14 - 23:56   Absolute trust in God The Gospel shows us...

Sunday Scripture readings, March 31, 2019

Fourth Sunday of Lent Cycle C 1) Jos 5:9-12 Psalm 34:2-7 2) 2 Cor 5:17-21 Gospel: Lk 15:1-3, 11-32 Questions for Reflection Here is a question appropriate for Lent: "Who am...

Sunday Scripture readings, March 3, 2019

Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle C 1) Sir 27:4-7 Psalm 92:2-3, 13-16 2) 1 Cor 15:54-58 Gospel: Lk 6:39-45   Just listen to yourself Today's readings begin and end talking about...

Sunday Scripture readings, Feb. 17, 2019

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle C Jer 17:5-8 Psalm 1:1-4, 6 1 Cor 15:12, 16-20 Gospel: Lk 6:17, 20-26   Simple, straightforward, serious There's nothing obscure about today's Gospel. Jesus says...

Sunday Scripture readings, Feb. 3, 2019

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle C 1) Jer 1:4-5, 17-19 Psalm 71:1-6, 15-17 2) 1 Cor 12:31 – 13:13 or 1 Cor 13:4-13 Gospel: Lk 4:21-30 Sitting in the...

Sunday Scripture readings, Jan. 20, 2019

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle C 1) Is 62:1-5 Psalm 96:1-3, 7-10 2) 1 Cor 12:4-11 Gospel: Jn 2:1-11   Here John begins his Gospel before time began: "In the beginning...

Sunday Scripture readings, Jan. 6, 2019

The Epiphany of the Lord Cycle C 1) Is 60:1-6 Psalm 72:1-2, 7-8, 10-13 2) Eph 3:2-3, 5-6 Gospel: Mt 2:1-12   We three kings The morning after the Magis' visit to...

Sunday Scripture readings, Dec. 23, 2018

Fourth Sunday of Advent Cycle C 1) Mi 5:1-4 Psalm 80:2-3, 15-16, 18-19 2) Heb 10:5-10 Gospel: Lk 1:39-45   The happy place A technique for dealing with anxiety is "going to...

Sunday Scripture readings, Dec. 9, 2018

Second Sunday of Advent Cycle C 1) Bar 5:1-9 Psalm 126:1-6 2) Phil 1:4-6, 8-11 Gospel: Lk 3:1-6   Expectations In today's Gospel, John the Baptist preaches to his fellow Jews. They...

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