Archive - June, 2017


Be Not Afraid: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted on June 19, 2017

Readings:

Jeremiah 20:10-13   

Psalm 69:8-10, 14, 17, 33-35

Romans 5:12-15  

Matthew 10:26-33

Our commitment to Christ will be put to the test.

We will hear whispered warnings and denunciations, as Jeremiah does in today’s First Reading. Even so-called friends will try to trap and trip us up.

For His sake we will bear insults and be made outcasts—even...

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Word of the ‘Living Father’: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ

Posted on June 12, 2017

Readings:

Deuteronomy 8:2-3, 14-16

Psalm 147:12-15, 19-20

1 Corinthians 10:16-17

John 6:51-58

The Eucharist is given to us as a challenge and a promise. That's how Jesus presents it in today's Gospel.

He doesn't make it easy for those who hear Him. They are repulsed and offended at His words. Even when they begin to quarrel, He insists on describing the eating and drinking of...

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How God Loves: Scott Hahn Reflects on Trinity Sunday

Posted on June 05, 2017

Readings:

Exodus 34:4-6, 8-9

Daniel 3:52-56

2 Corinthians 13:11-13

John 3:16-18

We often begin Mass with the prayer from today's Epistle: "The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with all of you." We praise the God who has revealed himself as a Trinity, a communion of persons.

Communion with the Trinity is the goal...

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