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(Sunday XX OT — A) What Great Faith You Have
Saturday, 13 Aug, 2011 – 22:00 | No Comment
(Sunday XX OT — A) What Great Faith You Have

Today’s Readings

Reading I:  Isaiah 56:1.6-7
Responsorial Psalm:  Psalm 67
Reading II: Romans 11:13-15.29-32
Gospel Reading: Matthew 15:21-28

The story about the Canaanite woman can be taken in two ways.  In the Catechism it is …

NABRE Online
Saturday, 13 Aug, 2011 – 19:44 | No Comment
NABRE Online

The New American Bible Revised Edition is now available online. One can find it here. As I said before, the NAB edition that we use in our English Masses is still the liturgically approved version. And so there is no real pressure for us to purchase this new edition. Besides, only the Old Testament and the Psalms received a make-over, not the New Testament. However, for academic and research purposes, it would be good to have a copy of the NABRE. The Preface to this edition says why:

The Kingdom is for Children
Saturday, 13 Aug, 2011 – 0:00 | No Comment
The Kingdom is for Children

Today’s Readings

Reading I:  Joshua 24:14-28
Responsorial Psalm:  Psalm 16
Gospel Reading: Matthew 19:13-15

The Covenantal Vows of Israel
Joshua 24:14-28 which follows the recital of saving events can be divided into two parts: (a) the response …