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Day 244 - Monday after the Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost - Labor Day (USA)

Read Matthew 3:1 – 4:25

Resource:  I encourage you to find a study bible or introduction to New Testament (NT) or commentaries on the individual books.   533 more words

Day 244 - Monday after the Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost - Labor Day (USA)

Read Matthew 3:1 – 4:25

Resource:  I encourage you to find a study bible or introduction to New Testament (NT) or commentaries on the individual books.   533 more words

Why does John the Baptist fascinate me?

A friend asked me this the other day, and I said I don’t know, it just happened during Advent last Christmas. Just pop! Suddenly I wanted to learn more about John the Baptist, besides that he’s so weird and bug-eating. 590 more words

Bible Study

Guest Post: Of John the Baptist and Theological Education

By Sam Sawyer, SJ

Editor’s Note: These are the notes used by Sam Sawyer, SJ for his homily at the mass he celebrated during orientation for the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry. 1,049 more words

Practical Theology

A Response to King Herod

Posted by: simplybearded

Herod was the one who had John the Baptist arrested and bound in prison
on account of Herodias,
the wife of his brother Philip, whom he had married.

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THE BEHEADING OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, BIBLE READING (JEREMIAH 1:17-19)

STAND UP AND TELL THEM ALL I COMMAND YOU; DO NOT BE DISMAYED AT THEIR PRESENCE.

The word of the Lord was addressed to me, saying: 103 more words

Prayers For Ordinary Time

Beheading of the Baptist

Hardly want to celebrate the Memorial of John the Baptist’s martyrdom today, since we have already heard about one beheading too many lately.

May St. John the Baptist intercede for Mr. 329 more words

Homilies