Archive | March, 2016

Breath of New Life: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Second Sunday of Easter

Readings: Acts 5:12-16 Psalm 118:2-4,13-15, 22-24 Revelation 1:9-13,17-19  John 20:19-31 The prophet Daniel in a vision saw “One like the Son of Man” receive everlasting kingship (see Daniel 7:9-14). John is taken to heaven in today's Second Reading where He sees Daniel's prophecy fulfilled in Jesus, who appears as “One like a Son of Man.”

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See and Believe: Scott Hahn Reflects on Easter Sunday

Readings: Acts 10:34, 37-43 Psalm 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23 Colossians 3:1-4 John 20:1-9 Jesus is nowhere visible. Yet today's Gospel tells us that Peter and John “saw and believed.” What did they see? Burial shrouds lying on the floor of an empty tomb. Maybe that convinced them that He hadn't been carted off by grave robbers,

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Ver y creer: Scott Hahn refleja sobre el domingo de Pascua

Hechos 10,34.37-43 Salmo 118,1-2.16-17.22-23 Colosenses 3,1-4 Juan 20,1-9 Jesús no es en modo alguno visible. Sin embargo, el Evangelio de hoy nos dice que Pedro y Juan “vieron y creyeron”. ¿Qué fue lo que vieron? Lienzos en el piso de una tumba vacía. Talvez eso fue lo les convenció de que no se lo habían

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Passion of the Christ: Scott Hahn Reflects on Passion Sunday

Readings: Isaiah 50:4-7 Psalm 22:8-9, 17-20, 23-24 Philippians 2:6-11 Luke 22:14-23:56 What is written about Me is coming to fulfillment,” Jesus says in today's Gospel (see Luke 22:37). Indeed, we have reached the climax of the liturgical year, the highest peak of salvation history, when all that has been anticipated and promised is to be

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La Pasión de Cristo: Scott Hahn refleja sobre domingo de ramos

Isaías 50,4-7 Salmo 22,8-9, 17-20, 23-24 Filipenses 2,6-11 Lucas 22,14-23,56   “Ha llegado a su cumplimiento lo que está escrito de mí”, nos dice Jesús en el Evangelio de hoy (cfr. Lc 22,37). De hecho, hemos alcanzado el clímax del año litúrgico, el punto más elevado de la historia de la salvación, en el que

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Something New: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Fifth Sunday of Lent

Readings: Isaiah 43:16-21 Psalms 126:1-6 Philippians 3:8-14 John 8:1-11   The Liturgy this Lent has shown us the God of the Exodus. He is a mighty and gracious God, Who out of faithfulness to His covenant has done “great things” for His people, as today's Psalm puts it. But the “things of long ago,” Isaiah

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Algo nuevo: Scott Hahn refleja sobre el 5o domingo de cuaresma

Lecturas: Isaías 43,16-21 Salmo 126,1-6 Filipenses 3,8-14 Juan 8,1-11 Esta cuaresma, la Liturgia nos ha mostrado al Dios del Éxodo. Un Dios poderoso y lleno de gracia que, absolutamente fiel a su Alianza, ha hecho “grandes cosas” por su pueblo, como señala el salmo de hoy. Pero, como nos dice Isaías en la primera lectura

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