Archive | April, 2017

Emmaus and Us: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Third Sunday of Easter

Download Audio File Readings: Acts 2:14,22-28 Psalm 16:1-2, 5, 7-11 1 Peter 1:17-21 Luke 24:13-35 We should put ourselves in the shoes of the disciples in today’s Gospel. Downcast and confused they’re making their way down the road, unable to understand all the things that have occurred. They know what they’ve seen – a prophet

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Divine Mercy Sunday

His Mercy Endures: Scott Hahn Reflects on Divine Mercy Sunday

Download Audio File Readings: Acts 2:42-47 Psalm 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24 1 Peter 1:3-9 John 20:19-31 We are children of Jesus’ Resurrection from the dead. Through this wondrous sign of His great mercy, the Father of Jesus has given us new birth, as we hear in today’s Epistle. Today’s First Reading sketches the “family life” of

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The Resurrection of Christ

They Saw and Believed: Scott Hahn Reflects on Easter Sunday

Download Audio File 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

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Domingo de Ramos

Todo se ha cumplido: Scott Hahn reflexiona sobre el Domingo de Ramos

Lecturas: Isaías 50,4-7 Salmo 22,8-9.7-20.23-24 Filipenses 2,6-11 Mateo 26,14-27,66 “Todo esto ha sucedido para que se cumpla lo que escribieron los profetas”, dice Jesús en el Evangelio de hoy (cf. Mt 26,56). Más aún, hemos alcanzado el clímax del año litúrgico, la cumbre más alta de la historia de la salvación, cuando está por cumplirse

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All Is Fulfilled: Scott Hahn Reflects on Passion Sunday

Download Audio FileReadings: Isaiah 50:4-7 Psalm 22:8-9, 17-20, 23-24 Philippians 2:6-11 Matthew 26:14-27:66 “All this has come to pass that the writings of the prophets may be fulfilled,” Jesus says in today’s Gospel (see Matthew 26:56). Indeed, we have reached the climax of the liturgical year, the highest peak of salvation history, when all that

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