Monthly Archives: June 2012

Scripture Reflections – Sunday, June 24th, 2012

Solemnity of the nativity of John the Baptist Is 49:1-6; Acts 13:22-26; Lk 1:51-66; 80 “The LORD called me from birth, from my mother’s womb.”   These words from this week’s first reading do not only apply to the prophet Isaiah.   … Continue reading

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“He-man Woman Haters Club?”

When I was a boy I used to like to watch the reruns of “The Little Rascals”.   The show featured a cast of elementary school age children, including two boys known as Spanky and Alfalfa.  One of the recurrent themes … Continue reading

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Scripture Reflections – Sunday, June 17th, 2012

Ez 17:22-24;  2Cor 5:6-10;  Mk 4:26-34 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time Did you ever see a mustard seed?  I once bought a hunk of cheese that I didn’t like very much solely because I wanted to save the mustard seeds … Continue reading

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Scripture Reflections – Sunday, June 10th, 2012

Ex 24:3-8; Heb 9:11-15; Mk 14: 12-16; 22-26 Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ This week’s readings include a selection from one of the lesser known books of the New Testament – a text traditionally referred … Continue reading

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