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Exodus 17:1-7

Yahweh has made it clear that Israel is his special people, and that he has every intention of keeping his promise to Abraham. These descendants have nothing to fear and only reason to hope after they’ve been  miraculously led out of Egypt and into the wilderness, but that’s not the case, is it? 2,317 more words


“Do not test the Lord”

“Then the devil took Him up into the holy city, set Him on the pinnacle of the temple, and said to Him, ‘If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down. 293 more words

Jesus Said

The Case of the Triple Whammy

By the Rev. Darren Miner

Today we heard three readings from the Bible that share a common context, and that context is public dispute.

The story from Exodus deals with a dispute between Moses and the people he’s leading through the wilderness. 1,416 more words


Harden not your hearts

Let us then rise at length, since the Scripture arouseth us, saying: “It is now the hour for us to rise from sleep” (Rom. 13:11); and having opened our eyes to the deifying light, let us hear with awestruck ears what the divine voice, crying out daily, doth admonish us, saying: “Today, if you shall hear his voice, harden not your hearts” (Ps.

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Daily Office

April 6

Deuteronomy 5

1And Moses sent for all Israel, and said to them, Give ear, O Israel, to the laws and the decisions which I give you today, and give attention to them so that you may keep and do them. 2,894 more words



R. O that today you would listen to his voice!
“Harden not your hearts.”

1. Come, ring out your joy to the Lord;
hail the rock who saves us. 120 more words

Prayers For Ordinary Time

Third Sunday of Lent


Blessed little Easter!

Entrance Antiphon:
My eyes are always on the lord, for He rescues my feet from the snare.
Turn to me and have mercy on me, for I am alone and poor. 239 more words

Lent 2014 (Year A)