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Sharing the Word for June 25, 2018 – Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

If all men and women are our brothers and sisters, we should be unwilling to subject them to the perils of judgment.

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Sharing the Word for June 23, 2018

We are to have confidence that the Lord will take care of us simply because He loves us and because we are His.

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Sharing the Word for June 22, 2018

If our value system isn't right everything is out of order. Following Jesus consists in an ongoing effort to bring our values into harmony with God’s.

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Sharing the Word for June 21, 2018

The Lord’s Prayer plays a solemn role in the Church’s liturgy. Everything you could ever rightly pray for is included in it.

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Sharing the Word for June 20, 2018

God is a low-key God. If we want to get through to Him it has to be on His wavelength--that is, in quiet and in secret.

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Sharing the Word for June 19, 2018

The call to be perfect is a call to be inclusive. We are called to love our neighbor because God is good and wants everyone to enjoy His goodness.

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Sharing the Word for June 18, 2018 – Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time – Year 2

Doing violence to others solves nothing even when the violence is in response to injustice. All that makes sense is generosity and forgiveness.

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Sharing the Word for June 16, 2018

Today's reading is an account of the call of Elisha to share in Elijah's prophetic mission. God calls all of us in various ways to offer support to one another.

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Sharing the Word for June 15, 2018

The bond of marriage is one of the most sacred bonds and contract any two people can make. Successful marriages don't just happen by chance.

Jim Van Vurst, OFM

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Sharing the Word for June 14, 2018

In the Sermon on the Mount Jesus offers a series of situations in which the demands of the law are superseded by his demands.

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