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Sunday's Readings

mlhradio/Flickr •
Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 6:27am

Prayer includes deep pain, a groan issued from the hard wood of a bloody cross.

“blindness” by nelio filipe/Flickr •
Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 5:27am

Bible stories are often ragged and perplexing, inspiring and disturbing. The reader must slow down and think.

Christ and the Woman of Samaria: An Arched Print by Rembrandt Los Angeles County Museum of Art •
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 5:27am

Jesus boldly breaks down the dividing wall and asks for aid from an alien woman.

Fr. Lawrence Lew, OP/Flickr •
Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 5:27am

God calls out to the ungodly, gives life to the dead, and calls into existence the things that do not exist.

“After the Fall of man,” part of the painting “Garden of Eden” by Adi Holzer/Wikimedia Commons •
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 5:27am

Every generation feels an aching loss of original innocence and yet chooses that loss again.

Ted/Flickr •
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 5:27am

The Son of the Father is the sun of righteousness, transcendent radiance, a power in but not of this world.
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 6:27am

God is the source of a double command and the singular grace of its fulfillment.

“Choose Life!” by Fr. Lawrence Lew, OP/Flickr •
Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 4:27am

John Henry Newman: “Is not holiness the result of many patient, repeated efforts after obedience?”

Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 3:27am

Works matter. They are the direct and natural expression of one’s vocation as salt and light to the world.

“Fall at Holy Hill” by Jim Bauer/Flickr •
Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 5:27am

In a sense, the holy hill of God is wherever God is.