Sharing the Word for October 31, 2016 – Thirty-first Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

Living out the gospel in our lives here on earth will provide us with a happiness only God can give.

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Sharing the Word for October 27, 2016 – Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

Jesus will be convicted for preaching the Good News, healing the sick, freeing people from demons, and speaking truthfully.

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Thoughts on Praying Simply

Sometimes the deepest prayers are the simplest. By Father Jim Van Vurst, OFM

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Sharing the Word for October 17, 2016 – Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

When death comes, we have only ourselves to present to the Lord. We take nothing with us.

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Sharing the Word for October 1, 2016 – Twenty-sixth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

One of the graces each of us has is being an “instrument of peace” that God can use for the sake of others.

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Sharing the Word for September 28, 2016 – Twenty-sixth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

Moments of grace come to us unexpectedly. It's good if we are able to say “yes”.

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Sharing the Word for September 20, 2016 – Twenty-fifth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

As children of God, our relationship with each other is even deeper than blood relationships.

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Sharing the Word for September 13, 2016 – Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

Perhaps in the guise of a friend, the merciful Lord came and raised us back to life again.

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Sharing the Word for September 7, 2016 – Twenty-third Week in Ordinary Time — Year 2

Those who are poor, who weep, and who are hungry, are seen by God as truly blessed.

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End of Life Questions

The End of Life: Our Questions

In the end, we can only thank the Lord for the gift of life and thank him for all he has done in us, with us, and through us. By Jim Van Vurst, OFM

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