Monthly Archives: July 2018

Subversion!

✙ JMJ The Readings for Monday in the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Jeremiah 13:1-11 Matthew 13:31-35 Aliam parabolam locutus est eis : Similis est regnum caelorum fermento, quod acceptum mulier abscondit in farinae satis tribus, donec fermentatum est totum. … Continue reading

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The Abominable Bride

✙ JMJ The Readings for Saturday in the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Jeremiah 7:1-11 Matthew 13:24-30 Liberati sumus, eo quod fecerimus omnes abominationes istas.“We are safe; we can commit all these abominations again” The Hebrew word used in this … Continue reading

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Here is Deep Water

✙ JMJ The Readings for the Memorial of Joachim and Anna, Grandparents of GodThursday in the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Jeremiah 2:1-3, 7-8, 12-13 Matthew 13:10-17 Obstupescite, caeli, super hoc : et portae ejus, desolamini vehementer, dicit Dominus. Duo … Continue reading

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MINE! MINE! MINE!

+JMJ+The 14th of 15 in a Series of Meditations on the 15 daily intentions offered by members of the Angelic Warfare Confraternity. Wherein we pray for the grace of self-surrender and that we may never hand over to God anything less than our entire … Continue reading

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Quis ut Deus?

✙ JMJ The Readings for Tuesday in the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Micah 7:14-15, 18-20 Matthew 12:46-50 Who is a God like thee, pardoning iniquity and passing over transgression for the remnant of his inheritance? Quis, Deus, similis … Continue reading

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The Israel of God

✙ JMJ The Readings for Monday in the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Micah 6:1-4, 6-8 Matthew 12:38-42 Popule meus, quid feci tibi? aut quid molestus fui tibi? Responde mihi. Quia eduxi te de terra Aegypti, et de domo … Continue reading

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The Flock is Scattered.

✙ JMJ The Readings for the 16th Sunday of Ordinary Time (B2) Jeremiah 23:1-6 Ephesians 2:13-18 Mark 6:30-34 Et suscitabo super eos pastores, et pascent eos : non formidabunt ultra, et non pavebunt, et nullus quaeretur ex numero I will … Continue reading

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The Subversion of Might

✙ JMJ The Readings for Monday in the 15th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Isaiah 1:10-17 Matthew 10:34-11:1 Non veni pacem mittere, sed gladium. I came not to send peace, but the sword.  How very strange this sounds to our … Continue reading

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Fright or Fop?

✙ JMJ The Readings for the 15th Sunday of Ordinary Time (B2) Amos 7:12-15 Ephesians 1:3-14 Mark 6:7-13 Qui benedixit nos in omni benedictione spirituali in caelestibus in Christo, Who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in … Continue reading

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How many are you worth?

✙ JMJ The Readings for the Memorial of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin.Saturday in the 14th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Isaiah 6:1-8 Matthew 10:24-33 Nonne duo passeres asse veneunt? et unus ex illis non cadet super terram sine Patre vestro. Vestri … Continue reading

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