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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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Psalm 100 – Listen for a joyful noise…

PSALM 100:1-5 1   Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth. 2        Worship the LORD with gladness; come into his presence with singing. 3   Know that the LORD is God. It is he that made us, and we are his; we … Continue reading

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Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 I will seek the lost…

EZEKIEL 34:11-16, 20-24 11For thus says the Lord GOD: I myself will search for my sheep, and will seek them out. 12As shepherds seek out their flocks when they are among their scattered sheep, so I will seek out my sheep. … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 Put on the breastplate of faith and love and the helmet of hope

1 THESSALONIANS 5:1-11 1Now concerning the times and the seasons, brothers and sisters, you do not need to have anything written to you. 2For you yourselves know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in … Continue reading

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