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The New Commandment

Fifth Sunday of Easter In this week’s Gospel passage, Jesus gives His disciples a new commandment: love one another as I have loved you. In …

Teaching About the Father

Fourth Sunday of Easter In this week鈥檚 Gospel passage Jesus tells us that He and the Father are one. In other words, Jesus tells us …

Easter Sunday

In the Gospel for Easter Sunday, we read about Mary Magdalene and two Apostles finding Jesus’ tomb empty on the first Easter morning. In this …


Triduum is the shortest liturgical season in the Church year. It comprises three days from the evening of Holy Thursday through the evening of Easter …

Palm Sunday

The Gospel for Palm Sunday contains the entire Passion narrative. When we hear it proclaimed, we are meant to journey with Christ as He takes …

Fifth Sunday of Lent

In this week鈥檚 Gospel passage, the Pharisees bring a woman caught in the act of adultery before Jesus to test His application of the Law …

Fourth Sunday of Lent

The Gospel for the fourth Sunday of Lent contains one of the best-known parables of Jesus鈥: the parable of the lost, or prodigal, son. With …

Third Sunday of Lent

In the Gospel for the third Sunday of Lent, Jesus tells a story of a fig tree that hasn鈥檛 grown any fruit for three years. …

Second Sunday of Lent

In the Gospel for the second Sunday of Lent, Jesus is revealed in His full glory as God at the Transfiguration. During Lent, we reflect …

First Sunday of Lent

In the Gospel for this first Sunday in Lent, Jesus spends forty days in the desert preparing for His public ministry. In many ways, Lent …

Ash Wednesday

In the Gospel passage for Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent, Jesus teaches His disciples, and us, about the how we should give alms, pray, …

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