In this edition we have included personal reflections and prayers  for:

  • Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, August 15th;
  • Feast of St Vincent de Paul, September 7th;
  • Feast of Blessed Frederic Ozanam, September 9th.
  • Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection July 5, 2015 Text (Gospel Story) Jesus went to his own part of the country followed by his disciples. When the Sabbath came he began to teach in the synagogue in a way that kept his audience amazed. They said:...

  • Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 2 July 12th, 2015 Text (Gospel Story) Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two…He instructed them to take nothing for the journey but a walking stick—no food, no sack, no...

  • Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 3 July 19, 2015 Text (Gospel Story) The apostles gathered together with Jesus and reported all they had done and taught. He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a deserted place and rest a...

  • Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 4 Text (Gospel Story) July 26, 2014 Jesus went across the Sea of Galilee. A large crowd followed him, because they saw the signs he was performing on the sick. Jesus went up on the mountain, and there he sat...

  • Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 5 Text (Gospel Story) August 2, 2015 Jesus said “Do not work for food that perishes but for the food that endures for eternal life, which the Son of Man will give you. For on him the Father, God, has set...

  • Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 6 Text (Gospel Story) August 9, 2015 Jesus said: “No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draw him, and I will raise him on the last day. It is written in the prophets: They shall all be...

  • Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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    Personal Reflection Text (Gospel Story) August 15, 2015 Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard...

  • Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 7 Text (Gospel Story) August 16, 2015 Jesus said to the crowds: “I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give is my flesh...

  • Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 8 Text (Gospel Story) August 23, 2015 Many of Jesus’ disciples who were listening said, “This saying is hard; who can accept it?”… Jesus said, “It is the Spirit that gives...

  • Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 9 Text (Gospel Story) August 30, 2015 Jesus summoned the crowd again and said to them, “Hear me, all of you, and understand. Nothing that enters one from outside can defile that person; but the things...

  • Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 10 Text (Gospel Story) September 6, 2015 Jesus left the district of Tyre and returned by way of Sidon to the Sea of Galilee, into the district of the Ten Cities. Some people brought him a deaf man who had a...

  • Feast of St Vincent De Paul

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    Personal Reflection Text (Gospel Story) When Jesus saw the crowds he went up on the mountainside…his disciples gathered around him, and he began to teach them: “How blest are the poor in spirit: the reign of...

  • Feast of Blessed Frederic Ozanam

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    Personal Reflection Text (Gospel Story) September 9, 2015 “And who is my neighbour?” Jesus replied: “There was a man going down from Jerusalem to Jericho who fell in with robbers. They stripped him,...

  • Feast of the Birth of Mary

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    Personal Reflection Text (Gospel Story) September 8, 2015 Suddenly the angel of the Lord appeared in a dream and said: “Joseph, son of David, have no fear about taking Mary as your wife. It is by the Holy Spirit...

  • Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 11 Text (Gospel Story) September 13, 2015 Jesus and his disciples set out for the villages around Caesarea Philippi. On the way he asked his disciples this question: “Who do people say that I am?”...

  • Twenty-Fith Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 12 Text (Gospel Story) September 20, 2015 Jesus and his disciples came to Capernaum and, once inside the house, Jesus began to ask them, “What were you arguing about on the way?” They remained...

  • Twenty-Sixth Sunday in ordinary Time

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    Reflection 13 Text (Gospel Story) September 27, 2015 John said to Jesus, “Teacher, we saw a man using your name to expel demons and we tried to stop him because he is not of our company.” Jesus said in reply:...