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Monday of the 3rd Week of Lent

Luke 4:24-30 The Rejection at Nazareth I read the following summary of the comments made about the parish priest in a typical parish entitled “A Priest Is Always Wrong.” It runs this way: If he starts the Mass on time, … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the 3rd Week of Lent

Matt 18:21-35 The Parable of the Unforgiving Servant The famed psychiatrist Dr. Karl Menninger (Today in the Word, March 1989, p. 8) once said that if he could convince the patients in psychiatric hospitals that their sins were forgiven, 75 … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the 3rd Week of Lent

Matt 5:17-19 Teaching about the Law Jesus in today’s gospel says that: “Do not think that I have come to abolish the law or the prophets. I have come not to abolish but to fulfil,” (v. 17). But what kind … Continue reading

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Thursday of the 3rd Week of Lent

Luke 11:14-23 Jesus and Beelzebul Thomas Brooks has this to say about Satan. He says: “Satan promises the best but pays with the worst. He promises honor and pays with disgrace. He promises pleasure and pays with pain. He promises … Continue reading

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Friday of the 3rd Week of Lent

Mark 12:28-34 The Greatest Commandment One day after I celebrated the morning Mass, a woman approached me because she wanted my advise. According to her that she committed a grave sin because she violated the third commandment of God which … Continue reading

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Saturday of the 3rd Week of Lent

Luke 18:9-14 The Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector An unknown source comes up with an article entitled, “How to be Miserable.” It says: “Think about yourself. Talk about yourself. Use “I” as often as possible. Mirror yourself … Continue reading

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