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Tenth Sunday Ordinary Time 2018

MARK 3:20-35 You may have noticed that St. Mark covered a lot of ground in this gospel passage. Mark starts out by saying that Jesus’ relatives accused him of being out of His mind. Then he shows the scribes saying that Jesus was an agent of the devil himself. Jesus then says they are guilty…

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Fifth Sunday of Lent 2018

JOHN 11:1-41 “Yes, Lord. I have come to believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God.” Wait a minute! Isn’t this the same Martha who had complained to Jesus that her sister Mary was being lazy and was leaving all the work for her? Yes, it is. But here she is, making such…

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Holy Thursday 2018

Several times in the gospels, Jesus told someone that it wasn’t His time yet. His hour had not yet come. Tonight, however, things are different. His hour has come. It is time for Him to go to His Father. Something else He was going to do was to continue preparing His disciples for life without…