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Monday of the 22nd Week of the Year

Luke 4:16-30 The Rejection at Nazareth In today’s gospel Jesus came back in Nazareth to proclaim the platform of his ministry using the Word of God. It was customary for Jesus to go to the synagogue every Sabbath to worship … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the 22nd Week of the Year

Luke 4:31-37 The Cure of a Demoniac How to describe a person with authority? A person has authority because he is the author and the maker. He is the one who speaks with more credibility and reliability. But God is … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the 22nd Week of the Year

Luke 4:38-44 The Cure of Simon’s Mother-in-Law A religious sister, in her reflection of today’s gospel passage, said that some years ago, Radio Veritas had a special program for overseas calls. A Filipina in Saudi Arabia called up her loved … Continue reading

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Thursday of the 22nd Week of the Year

Luke 5:1-11 The Call of Simon the Fisherman Do you know what EDSA mean? Many of us would answer, ‘Epifanio delos Santos Avenue.’ And what is the English translation of Epifanio delos Santos? The English translation is: ‘Revelation/Manifestation of the … Continue reading

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Friday of the 22nd Week of the Year

Luke 5:33-39 The Question about Fasting Which comes first, fasting or feasting? Jesus is repeatedly called a bridegroom and St. John the Baptist calls himself the friend of the groom (John 3:22-30). The scribes and Pharisees in today’s gospel asked … Continue reading

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Saturday of the 22nd Week of the Year

Luke 6:1-5 Debates about the Sabbath What does the third commandment, “Keep the Lord’s Day holy” .require of us? Sabbath is connected with the Hebrew root word SBT which means to rest or to cease. All of us know from … Continue reading

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