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Speak Lord: about dying to live

The second reading at tomorrow’s Mass, that of the 3rd Sunday of the Year, somewhat starkly encourages us to recognise that we are creatures, passing things. 195 more words

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The Baptism of Jesus Explained

What is God up to when Jesus gets baptised?  Click on the image to hear a homily explaining what’s really behind the baptism of Jesus.

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Engaging the Gospel - Baptism of the Lord

Baptism of the Lord (Year B): Gospel – Mark 1:7-11

Humility is the leitmotif of Sunday’s Gospel. St John the Baptist embraces his role as forerunner, humbly serving the One Who is to come. 279 more words


mimetic scarcity (2)

The loosening of family and tribal bonds was a second and much longer term strategy for diffusing violence resulting from mimetic rivalry. (See mimetic scarcity 1… 963 more words


Preparing the Way, Straightening the Path

How do we prepare the way of the Lord, and what does it mean to make paths straight?  To find out, click on the image and find out.

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Paschal Mystery Homework 12/1-12/5

Read the Epilogue pages 278-301.  Define the following terms:  advocate, co-redemptrix, mediator, mediatrix, propitiatory sacrifice, reparation, sacrilege, vicarious atonement.  Review these terms each day.

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