Sunday Scripture
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“I am the Lord and there is no other” (Is 45:6). The prophet Isaiah tells us, in simple yet weighty words, that God’s power is universal, loving and mysterious. Earthly power comes from God … more
Is 25:6-10 Psalm 23:1-6 Phil 4:12-14, 19-20 Gospel: Mt 22:1-14 This week’s readings move along smoothly, up to a point. Isaiah looks forward to God giving a wonderful feast for … more
Is 5:1-7 Psalm 80:9, 12-16, 19-20 Phil 4:6-9 Gospel: Mt 21:33-43 The Bible is filled with images to describe God’s relationship to us. The first reading offers one such poetic passage … more
Ez 18:25-28 Psalm 25:4-5, 8-10, 14 Phil 2:1-11 Gospel: Mt 21:28-32 This Sunday’s readings may not contain any big surprises, but there’s an important point we might overlook. The … more
Is 55:6-9 Psalm 145:2-3, 8-9, 17-18 Phil 1:20-24, 27 Gospel: Mt 20:1-16 Gospel parables often contain a paradox meant to open us to a deeper understanding of who God is and who we are in … more
Sir 27:30-28:7 Psalm 103:1-4, 9-12 Rom 14:7-9 Gospel: Mt 18:21-35 To get the message of today’s Gospel, ask the nearest 6-year-old. The logic of Jesus’ parable is simple: If you … more
Ez 33:7-9 Psalm 95:1-2, 6-9 Rom 13:8-10 Gospel: Mt 18:15-20 God desires our friendship and love. But do we really believe this? Do we live as if we were convinced that God created us in … more
1 Kings 19:9A, 11-13A Psalm 85:9-14 Romans 9:1-5 Gospel: Matthew 14:22-33 “God is a friend of silence,” said St. Teresa of Kolkata. Amid the noise and busyness of each day moments … more
1 Kings 3:5, 7-12 Psalm 119:57, 72, 76-77, 127-128, 129-130 Romans 8:28-30 Gospel: Matthew 13:44-52 or 13:44-46 God desires our friendship. So much so that Jesus, the Son of God, … more
Deuteronomy 8:2-3, 14b-16a Psalm 147:12-15, 19-20 1 Corinthians 10:16-17 Gospel: John 6:51-58 My grandfather had been away from the church for more than 50 years. I only saw him a handful … more
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