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Monday of the 1st Week of Lent

Matt 25:31-46 The Judgment of the Nations St. Augustine says: “Essentially, there are two kinds of people, because there are two kinds of love.  One is holy the other is selfish.  One is subject to God the other endeavors to … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the 1st Week of Lent

Matt 6:7-15 The Lord’s Prayer I’m sure when you hear somebody shouts: “ASAP!” The meaning that would immediately enter our minds is generally we think of it in terms of even more hurry and stress in our lives. Also maybe … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the 1st Week of Lent

Luke 11:29-32 The Demand for a Sign One day I was in a bookstore and planning to buy the new book of Fr. Jerry Orbos, SVD entitled Just a Moment. As I was scanning the book of Fr. Orbos, another … Continue reading

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Thursday of the 1st Week of Lent

Matt 7:7-12 The Answer to Prayers An agnostic, while crossing the Atlantic Ocean on an ocean liner heard an announcement from the captain that a religious service is to be made a little while. He saw many passengers were coming … Continue reading

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Friday of the 1st Week of Lent

Matt 5:20-26 Teaching about Anger An author for Reader’s Digest writes how he studied the Amish people in preparation for an article on them. In his observation at the school yard, he noted that the children never screamed or yelled. … Continue reading

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Saturday of the 1st Week of Lent

Matt 5:43-48 Love of Enemies Antisthenes said: “Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes.” In today’s gospel Christ calls his followers to make a radical change in thinking. He says: “love your enemies … Continue reading

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