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Sharing the Word for June 25, 2022

Jun 25, 2022 Sharing the Word
When we say that Mary loves us we are speaking about her determination to do what is good for us, to lead us where Jesus wants us to go. Holy Mary, mother of God, keep loving us!

Sharing the Word for June 24, 2022

Jun 24, 2022 Sharing the Word
The Solemnity of the Sacred Heart is about God’s love for his people--a strange sort of love. For him the one who needs the most attention is the one who gets the most attention. It’s a matter of loving, and God’s love isn’t governed by logic.

Sharing the Word for June 23, 2022

Jun 23, 2022 Sharing the Word
We are not born in the unique circumstances of John the Baptist, yet each of us is special to God--each has a special calling from God. How am I special?

Sharing the Word for June 22, 2022

Jun 22, 2022 Sharing the Word
It’s not easy to identify the prophet of falsehood, the destructive idea, the tree that bears bad fruit. Jesus calls us to be careful about what we assimilate. If we are wise we will live cautiously.

Sharing the Word for June 21, 2022

Jun 21, 2022 Sharing the Word
The Assyrians did not leave the Jews in peace for long. Sennacherib threatens the Judeans and their king with destruction. The king of Judah at this time was Hezekiah, deeply devoted to the God of his people. God sends the prophet Isaiah to reassure King Hezekiah.

Sharing the Word for June 20, 2022 - Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time - Year 2

Jun 20, 2022 Sharing the Word
Judging others is dangerous. We're generally incapable of judging objectively. When we judge others we are preparing a harsh judgement for ourselves.

Sharing the Word for June 18, 2022

Jun 18, 2022 Sharing the Word
Jesus is telling us that we have to be very clear about what is primary in our lives and what is secondary. We are to have confidence that the Lord will take care of us simply because he loves us.

Sharing the Word for June 17, 2022

Jun 17, 2022 Sharing the Word
Most of us don’t care about storing up treasures in heaven. Yet Jesus says that that’s where real wealth lies. Where and what are my treasures?

Sharing the Word for June 16, 2022

Jun 16, 2022 Sharing the Word
The Lord’s Prayer gives us a sample of what prayer should be. If what you are praying for doesn’t somehow fit into the Lord’s Prayer, it shouldn’t be prayed for.

Sharing the Word for June 15, 2022

Jun 15, 2022 Sharing the Word
God doesn’t hear prayer that is addressed to making us look good. If we want to get through to him it has to be on his wavelength--that is, in quiet and in secret.