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Jesus and the Rich Man

Is Jesus the First in Your Life?

Dcn. George Brown By Dcn. George Brown

Peter reminds us that our faith is more precious than gold, and we should always guard it.  Peter also reminds us that gold is purified in fire, and gold is not destroyed by fire.

The Institution of the Eucharist

Finding and Sharing the Truth of Christ

Dcn. George Brown By Dcn. George Brown

In the first reading from Acts we discover an interesting fact.  Paul goes from Corinth, which is in Greece, and goes to Ephesus, which is in Turkey.  He finds that he has been preceded by John the Baptist, preparing the Way for the coming of Jesus.  I have read Acts many times;  this is the...

Jesus' Descent Into Hell by Dionisius

Entering into the Holy Week Story

Dcn. George Brown By Dcn. George Brown

Monday, March 21, 2016
Reading 1: Isaiah 42:1-7
Gospel: John 12:1-11

A great  Gospel for the beginning of Holy Week;  Yesterday we went from the excitement of God returning to the Temple, tempered by the reading of the Passion.