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Thursday of Trinity 13 – Matthew 3

ShareMatthew 3 “Repent!  For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!” There, that’s what you came to hear me say, wasn’t it.  It’s what I’m most famous for. Some called me Elijah.  But they were wrong.  Others called me The Prophet.  They, too, were wrong.  Some actually thought I was the Messiah, if you can […]

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Friday of Trinity 7 – Acts 25:1-12

ShareActs 25:1-12 “Be of good cheer, Paul; for as you have testified for Me in Jerusalem, so you must also bear witness at Rome” (Acts 23:11). These words of Jesus might have sounded to St. Paul like the following: “Listen, Paul, I know that you’ve had a pretty tough go of it so far, I […]

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Monday of Trinity 7 – Acts 22:30-23:11

ShareActs 22:30-23:11 “Concerning the hope and resurrection of the dead I am being judged!” This was Paul’s plea when he was given the opportunity to give an account of himself and his life.  Paul could have said many things about his life, but he chose to say this.  Why would Paul give this simple account […]

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Thursday of Trinity Sunday – Acts 7:54-8:4

ShareActs 7:54-8:4 The Church, as the Body of Christ, is to continue to say and do the things Jesus Christ came to earth to say and do.  St. Stephen was a faithful disciple of Jesus Christ, an example for all Christians, for he followed his Master in all things.  I can’t think of anyone better […]

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Saturday of Easter Week – Revelation 7:9-17

ShareRevelation 7:9-17 Who our heroes are tell us a lot about ourselves.  The heroes of a culture are the people we look up to, the people who inspire us.  They are the people we want to be like and try to imitate.  Judging from money and attention paid to people in our culture, and judging […]

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Thursday of Trinity 13 – Matthew 3

ShareMatthew 3 “Repent!  For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!” There, that’s what you came to hear me say, wasn’t it.  It’s what I’m most famous for. Some called me Elijah.  But they were wrong.  Others called me The Prophet.  They, too, were wrong.  Some actually thought I was the Messiah, if you can […]

September 17, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Friday of Trinity 7 – Acts 25:1-12

ShareActs 25:1-12 “Be of good cheer, Paul; for as you have testified for Me in Jerusalem, so you must also bear witness at Rome” (Acts 23:11). These words of Jesus might have sounded to St. Paul like the following: “Listen, Paul, I know that you’ve had a pretty tough go of it so far, I […]

August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Monday of Trinity 7 – Acts 22:30-23:11

ShareActs 22:30-23:11 “Concerning the hope and resurrection of the dead I am being judged!” This was Paul’s plea when he was given the opportunity to give an account of himself and his life.  Paul could have said many things about his life, but he chose to say this.  Why would Paul give this simple account […]

August 3, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Thursday of Trinity Sunday – Acts 7:54-8:4

ShareActs 7:54-8:4 The Church, as the Body of Christ, is to continue to say and do the things Jesus Christ came to earth to say and do.  St. Stephen was a faithful disciple of Jesus Christ, an example for all Christians, for he followed his Master in all things.  I can’t think of anyone better […]

June 7, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of Easter Week – Revelation 7:9-17

ShareRevelation 7:9-17 Who our heroes are tell us a lot about ourselves.  The heroes of a culture are the people we look up to, the people who inspire us.  They are the people we want to be like and try to imitate.  Judging from money and attention paid to people in our culture, and judging […]

April 5, 2013 | 0 Comments More