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04
Dec

God’s Plan

For the ancient Jews a name defined a person´s identity. So for Elizabeth to name her son “John” was significant. It showed her recognition of God´s great plan for the […]

27
Nov

Visitation

Saint Luke tells us that Mary “set out in great haste” after the annunciation, in order to be with her cousin Elizabeth. Here we see the kind of heart that […]

20
Nov

Annunciation to Mary

Holiness Is Just a “Yes” Away: After hearing God’s messenger, Mary must give her answer. She does so with flying colours. Her generosity perfectly echoes God’s. Every moment of the […]

14
Nov

There is no excuse for doubting God

Seeing, yet Disbelieving Zechariah had no excuse for doubting. There he was: in the sanctuary of the Lord, burning incense ― a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. It was a privileged moment, a […]

06
Nov

“But who do you say that I am?”

We acquire knowledge through experience. The people in the Gospel attempted to know Jesus by identifying him with others. Some compared him to Jeremiah and some heard of Jesus’s extraordinary […]

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