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Sharing the Word for October 17, 2018

The Pharisees' teaching makes God's law a set of burdens. This is not the kind of religious practice that is pleasing to God.

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Sharing the Word for October 16, 2018

Good works without good intentions are hypocrisy. Good intentions without good works are simply wishful thinking.

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Sharing the Word for October 15, 2018 – Twenty-eighth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

God's representatives still proclaim the word of the Lord today to all who will listen. How attentive am I to them?

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Sharing the Word for October 13, 2018

What is important to all of us is not family background, but being in touch with the word of God.

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Sharing the Word for October 12, 2018

The Church deals with the power of the devil in the Sacrament of Reconciliation, in prayer, and through the support that the faithful offer one another.

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Sharing the Word for October 11, 2018

Jesus speaks about God's willingness to give us the things we need. We need to be persistent in prayer to train ourselves to expect and appreciate what God does for us.

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Sharing the Word for October 10, 2018

Both Luke's and Matthew's versions of the Lord's Prayer teach us how we are to address God, but also describe the kind of God we are to address.

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Sharing the Word for October 9, 2018

Following Jesus is not so much a matter of taking care of Him as it is of knowing and loving Him. There are different ways of being busy.

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Sharing the Word for October 8, 2018 – Twenty-seventh Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

Being neighbor is a matter of extending ourselves to those in need, regardless of whether or not there are human connections.

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Sharing the Word for October 5, 2018

There are plenty of other things more appealing than Jesus' kingdom. But rejection of the kingdom makes us vulnerable to rejection by the Lord.

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