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Encountering the Word — Luke 7:22

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A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture And he answered them, “Go and tell John what you have seen and heard: the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, the poor have good news preached to them.”  (Luke 7:22) Print this entry

Encountering the Word — Luke 7:22

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture And he answered them, “Go and tell John what you have seen and heard: the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, the poor have good news preached to them.”  (Luke 7:22) Print this entry

What we can learn from the Leper

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Editor’s Note: Reflection on the Mass readings for the 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B) – Leviticus 13:1-2, 44-46; Psalms 32:1-2, 5, 11; First Corinthians 10:31–11:1; Mark 1:40-45. This series appears each Wednesday. Many Catholics are confused about suffering.  Some writers extol its surpassing value.  But does that mean that we should look for suffering?  Or, if suffering should […]

Daily Quote from St. Damien of Molokai

The Blessed Sacrament is indeed the stimulus for us all, for me as it should be for you, to forsake all worldly ambitions. Without the constant presence of our Divine Master upon the altar in my poor chapels, I never could have persevered casting my lot with the lepers of Molokai; the foreseen consequence of which begins now to appear […]