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CALL TO WORSHIP & CENTERING PRAYERS

27th Sunday of Ordinary Time Call to worship “The vision still has its time; it presses on to fulfillment; it will not disappoint.” God’s vision will be fulfilled when our faith turns into action. We are called to hold our despair not only with patience but with strong faith — faith that can bring God’s […]

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THE WORD OF GOD THIS WEEK

27th Sunday of Ordinary Time Reflection: Increasing your faith take work By SISTER MARY McGLONE “How long, O Lord! Why don’t you intervene!” How many times have believers joined Habakkuk in this desperate lament? Do we not cry out for divine justice as we look at Ukraine, Syria, police brutality, untimely deaths, people who entice […]

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PREPARING FOR NEXT WEEK

28th Sunday of Ordinary Time Reflection: ‘Your faith has saved you’ By SISTER MARY McGLONE We know this story only too well. Jesus healed 10 lepers. One, a Samaritan, came back to thank him. It’s all about gratitude, right? Listen again, it’s not quite that simple. W hen the Samaritan returned, Jesus, like a shepherd […]

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CALL TO WORSHIP & CENTERING PRAYERS

26th Sunday of Ordinary Time Call to worship Those who hear and heed the Gospel cannot neglect or ignore the poor. They do not close their doors or borders. They do not become complacent with their wealth. Prophets have asked us to share for ages. When will the world listen? To the point: The rich […]

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CALL TO WORSHIP & CENTERING PRAYERS

25th Sunday of Ordinary Time Call to worship Today’s scriptures call us to understand that earthly wealth must be shared, that disciples of Jesus are called to compassion and empathy, and to consciously advocate and provide for those in need. To the point. The wily servant has concern only for his immediate future and uses […]