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July 27, 2014

Readings for Jul 27 – Aug 2, from the Word among us

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time:
1 Kgs. 3:5, 7-12; Ps. 119;
Rom. 8:28-30; Mt.
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St. Joseph Church - Port Aransas TX

Only you, Lord

A reflection for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time. The readings are Kings 3:5, 7-12; Psalm 119; Romans 8:28-30 and Matthew 13:44-52.

Can you imagine God appearing to you in a dream and telling you to ask for anything – that He would give you anything you want? 1,045 more words


Word to Life Radio Broadcast: Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

This week’s show is hosted by Fr. Gabriel Gillen, O.P., and Fr. Walter Wagner, O.P.  The readings for Sunday’s mass are: 1 Kings 3:5, 7-12; Romans 8:28-30; and Matthew 13:44-52.   Click here to listen.

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Deborah Was No Feminist

It was supposed to be such a big put-down to Barak, who Deborah, the prophet, called up to gather forces and attack Commander Sisera of Canaan. 247 more words

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Poem For The Sunday Lectionary (Pentecost +8)

(Matthew 14: 13-21)

He came ashore into crowds:
the crowds with little peace
the crowds with little joy… 214 more words

New Poems

7 Pentecost

From the 1662 BCP (6 Trinity):

O God, who hast prepared for them that love thee such good things as pass man’s understanding: Pour into our hearts such love toward thee, that we, loving thee above all things, may obtain thy promises, which exceed all that we can desire; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.


Sixteenth Week: Saturday (Week II)

Saints Joachim and Anne, Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Jer 7:1-11 / Ps 84:3, 4, 5-6a and 8a, 11 / Mt 13:24-30

A joke that I find is amusing is going over someone’s house (which has been freshly cleaned for company), throwing your coat on the floor and saying, “nice place you’ve got here.” It’s funny at a friend’s house, but not so much at church as it is disrespectful to our Host. 501 more words

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