Category Archives: Fer6

When the heart is ready the teacher will come.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Thursday in the 2nd Week of Easter (B2) Acts 5:34-42  John 6:1-15 Surgens autem quidam in concilio pharisaeus, nomine Gamaliel, legisdoctor, honorabilis universae plebi, jussit foras ad breve homines fieri, dixitque ad illos…But one in … Continue reading

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His Ways are Very Different

✙ JMJ The Readings for Friday in the 4th Week of Lent (B2)  Wisdom 2:1A, 12-22 John 7:1-2, 10, 25-30 Factus est nobis in traductionem cogitationum nostrarum. Gravis est nobis etiam ad videndum, quoniam dissimilis est aliis vita illius, et … Continue reading

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No pain. No gain.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Friday in the 2nd Week of Lent (B2) Genesis 37:3-4, 12-13A, 17B-28A Matthew 21:33-43, 45-46 Dixit ergo Judas fratribus suis : Quid nobis prodest si occiderimus fratrem nostrum, et celaverimus sanguinem ipsius? Melius est ut venundetur … Continue reading

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Nothing so Deep

✙ JMJ The Readings for the 5th Friday of Ordinary Time (B2) I Kings 11:29-32; 12:19 Mark 7:31-37 Et suscipiens in caelum, ingemuit, et ait illi : Ephphetha, quod est, Adaperire. Et statim apertae sunt aures ejus, et solutum est vinculum linguae … Continue reading

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Perverse and Foolish

✙ JMJ The Readings for Friday, 1st Week of Ordinary Time (B2): I Samuel 8:4-7, 10-22A Mark 2:1-12 Non enim te abjecerunt, sed me, ne regnem super eos.For they have not rejected thee, but me, that I should not reign … Continue reading

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Why We’re Doomed

Buy Nothing Christmas! ✙ JMJ The Readings for Friday 3 Advent (Year 2): 1 Samuel 1:24-28 Luke 1:46-56 Fecit potentiam in brachio suo; Dispersit superbos mente cordis sui. Deposuit potentes de sede,   et exaltavit humiles. Esurientes implevit bonis,   et divites … Continue reading

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Give me oil in my lamp keep me burnin…

Today’s Readings: 1 Thessalonians 4:1-8 Matthew 25:1-13 Et quæ paratæ erant, intraverunt cum eo ad nuptias, et clausa est janua. Those who were ready went into the wedding feast with him. Then the door was locked. Matthew 25:10 There’s a … Continue reading

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Populus tuus populus meus

Today’s Readings: Ruth 1:1, 3-6, 14B-16, 22 Matthew 22:34-40 Quocumque enim perrexeris, pergam, et ubi morata fueris, et ego pariter morabor.  Populus tuus populus meus, et Deus tuus Deus meus. For wherever you go, I will go, wherever you lodge … Continue reading

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You gotta dance.

Today’s readings: Exodus 20:1-17 Matthew 13:18-23 The seed sown on the path is the one who hears the word… Matthew 13:19 In Matthew (as we heard on Sunday) seeds are not the abstract “Word of God” that they are in … Continue reading

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A Blessed Feast!

The Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

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