Saturday, June 23 2018

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RSS Readings

  • Saturday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time
    Reading 1 2 Chr 24:17-25 After the death of Jehoiada,the princes of Judah came and paid homage to King Joash,and the king then listened to them.They forsook the temple of the LORD, the God of their fathers,and began to serve the sacred poles and the idols;and because of this crime of theirs,wrath came upon Judah […]

RSS Phorum

    John the Baptist, whose birth we celebrate, is unique among the saints of our calendar (apart from the Blessed Virgin Mary), in that we celebrate his birth as well as his martyrdom. From earliest times, a saint's 'heavenly birthday', was the date chosen to remember them. But John is different.   In the verses before those […]
  • The Birth of John the Baptist by Catholic Priest
       The Birth of John the Baptist (Isaiah 49:1-6; Acts 13:22-26; Luke 1:57-66, 80)     The fact that God gave Zechariah and Elizabeth's child the name "John" is most significant.  It was considered to be the father's privilege to name his child, and the fact that God Himself chose a name for this child […]
  • a priest walks into a bar
    a priest, a rabbi, and a muslim walk into a bar. the bartender says "What? is this a joke?" 
  • Favorite saint and why?
    Who is your saint? Why?
  • Thomas Merton Bible study
    I have the book Thomas Merton a book of hours. I think it would be nice if I started with the morning Wednesday prayer. / Our souls rise up from our earth like Jacob. like Jacob waking from his dream and saying truly God is in this place and I knew it not. God becomes  […]