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Hebrews 1:10-12

Christ Remains… The heavens and earth will someday pass away, but still Christ remains: “At the beginning, O Lord, you established the earth, and the heavens are the works of your hands. They will perish, but you remain; and they will all grow old like a garment. You will roll them up like a cloak, […]

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Mar

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Understanding God

John 20:1-9… As we celebrate Easter Sunday, from the Gospel of St. John, we see that the disciples have a difficult time understanding what is happening: On the first day of the week, Mary of Magdala came to the tomb early in the morning, while it was still dark, and saw the stone removed from […]

29
Mar

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Hebrews 1:7-9

Everlasting Kingdom… Christ is the anointed King that will rule forever: Of the angels he says: “He makes his angels winds and his ministers a fiery flame”; but of the Son: “Your throne, O God, stands forever and ever; and a righteous scepter is the scepter of your kingdom. You loved justice and hated wickedness; […]

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Mar

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Hebrews 1:1-4

More Than a Prophet… Today, we begin studying the book of Hebrews: In times past, God spoke in partial and various ways to our ancestors through the prophets; in these last days, he spoke to us through a son, whom he made heir of all things and through whom he created the universe, who is […]

26
Mar

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Ephesians 6:23-24

Conclusion of Ephesians… Today, we conclude our studies on the book of Ephesians: Peace be to the brothers, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Grace be with all who love our Lord Jesus Christ in immortality. -Ephesians 6:23-24, NAB The final words from St. Paul to the Ephesians sum […]

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Mar

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Ephesians 6:19-20

Even Saints Need Prayer… St. Paul realized His need for God’s intercession on his life: [Pray] also for me, that speech may be given me to open my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel for which I am an ambassador in chains, so that I may have the courage to […]

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Mar

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A New Creation

2 Corinthians 5:17… Join me in welcoming our new brothers and sisters and Christ who are completing RCIA: So whoever is in Christ is a new creation: the old things have passed away; behold, new things have come. -2 Corinthians 5:17, NAB The purpose of this site, first and foremost, centers on those just entering the […]

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Mar

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Christ Emptied Himself

Philippians 2:5-8… This weekend, we celebrate Palm Sunday with an unlikely verse: Have among yourselves the same attitude that is also yours in Christ Jesus, Who, though he was in the form of God, did not regard equality with God something to be grasped. Rather, he emptied himself, taking the form of a slave, coming […]