July 2, 2020

Mt 9:1-8

In previous passages Jesus has shown his power over nature and demons. In this passage from Matthew’s Gospel, he exercises that which belongs to God alone, the power to forgive sin. The truth about Jesus is revealed but his adversaries consider it blasphemous.

How blest are we who have faithful and faith-filled friends who would go to great lengths for our spiritual and physical well-being. Pray for them today.

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A spiritual reflection on the daily readings that help cultivate a pattern of daily prayer and a deepening relationship with God


August 13, 2020

Thursday, August 13, 2020
Mt 18:21—19:1 Peter, the disciples’ spokesperson, wants to know how many times they are to forgive the offenses of others. Perhaps he... Read More

August 12, 2020

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Mt 18:15-20 Jesus tells his disciples that reconciling a sinner among them is the responsibility of the community. To bring an erring member back,... Read More

August 11, 2020

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
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