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-- Acts 4:1-12 Psalm 118:1-2 and 4, 22-24, 25-27a John 21:1-14 According to John, this was the third time that Jesus appeared to the disciples. He appeared on the first day, the Sunday after his passion, some five times, and again on the eighth day when Thomas was present. The third appearance takes place on th...read more
Articles from section "Spirituality and Prayer"
One of the many themes that unites the seven readings from the Old Testament, the Epistle of Saint Paul to the Romans and the Gospel passage from Matthew is that of Baptism. Genesis 1:1-2:2. …read more
Jesus asked that the Feast of the Divine Mercy be preceded by a Novena to the Divine Mercy which would begin onGood Friday. He gave St. Faustina an intention to pray for on each day of the …read more
Here are the texts of the meditations for Good Friday's Way of the Cross, which will be led by Pope Francis at the Colosseum. The texts were written by ArchbishopGiancarlo Maria Bregantiniof …read more
-- Isaiah 52:13-53:12 Psalm 31:2, 6, 12-13, 15-16, 17, 25 Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9 John 18:1-19:42 There is an excellent new book by Brant Pitre on Jesus the Bridegroom (Image 2014). It has …read more
-- Exodus 12:1-8, 11-14 Psalm 116:12-13, 15-16bc, 17-18 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 John 13:1-15 On the night of the Last Supper, when Jesus washes the feet of his disciples, God descends to the …read more