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Mark 6:30-34, 53-56 – All who touched it were healed

GOSPEL MARK 6:30-34, 53-56 30 The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. 31 He said to them, “Come away to a deserted place all by yourselves and rest a while.” For many … Continue reading

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2 Corinthians 8:7-15 – The one who had much did not have too much. The one who had little did not have too little.

2 Corinthians 8:7-15 7Now as you excel in everything — in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in utmost eagerness, and in our love for you — so we want you to excel also in this generous undertaking. 8I do not … Continue reading

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2 Samuel 1:1,17-27 – How the mighty have fallen in the midst of battle.

2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27 1After the death of Saul, when David had returned from defeating the Amalekites, David remained two days in Ziklag. 17David intoned this lamentation over Saul and his son Jonathan. 18(He ordered that The Song of the … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday: Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21: Do not be hypocrites

Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 1“Beware of practicing your piety before others in order to be seen by them; for then you have no reward from your Father in heaven. 2“So whenever you give alms, do not sound a trumpet before you, … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday: 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10: We are treated as imposters and yet are true

2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10 5:20bwe entreat you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God. 21For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God. 6:1As we … Continue reading

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Midday Prayer for Ash Wednesday: Psalm 51:1-17: Teach me wisdom in my sacred heart

Psalm 51:1-17 1   Have mercy on me, O God, according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy blot out my transgressions. 2   Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin. 3   For I know my transgressions, and … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday: Isaiah 58:1-12: Announce to my people their rebellion

Isaiah 58:1-12 1   Shout out, do not hold back! Lift up your voice like a trumpet! Announce to my people their rebellion, to the house of Jacob their sins. 2   Yet day after day they seek me and delight to know my … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17: Call a solemn assembly

Joel 2:1-2, 12-17 1   Blow the trumpet in Zion; sound the alarm on my holy mountain! Let all the inhabitants of the land tremble, for the day of the LORD is coming, it is near — 2   a day of darkness and … Continue reading

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John 1:43-51 – I saw you under the fig tree

JOHN 1:43-51 43The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee. He found Philip and said to him, “Follow me.” 44Now Philip was from Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter. 45Philip found Nathanael and said to him, “We have found him … Continue reading

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Mark 13:24-37 – My words will not pass away…Keep Awake!

GOSPEL MARK 13:24-37 24“But in those days, after that suffering, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, 25  and the stars will be falling from heaven, and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. … Continue reading

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