“…I came so that they might have life and have it more abundantly.” John 10:10
Today is sandwiched between the “Day of Penance for violations to the dignity of the human person”, which was yesterday, and the March for Life, which is tomorrow.
These days remind us again of the need to
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“Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, answered them, ‘Leaders of the people and elders: If we are being examined today about a good deed done to a cripple, namely, by what means he was saved, then all of you and all the people of Israel should know that it was in the The Holy Name of Jesus: Saints and Scripture Sunday
This coming Tuesday will be the feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. I think the following scripture (the 2nd reading from the feast day’s mass) from Philippians 2:6-11 sums up this feast perfectly:
Though He was in the From of God, Jesus did not deem equality with God something to
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If it wasn’t Sunday, it would be the memorial of the beheading of St. John the Baptist.
“Now Herod had arrested John, bound him, and put him in prison on account of Herodias, the wife of his brother Philip, for John had said to him , It is not lawful for you to
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