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16 DecSSS Gospel Commentary – Dec 16, 2015(John 5:33-36)

Short Simple and Sound Gospel Commentary for Dec 16. John 5:33-36 “These same works of mine testify that the Father has sent me.” The words of Christ explain that he did not rely on anybody’s testimony in order to be credible, not even the witness of John the Baptist. More than words, Jesus’ credibility would be […]

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25 NovSSS:Gospel Commentary for the 3rd-4th Week in Ordinary Time-Luke 21:12-19

    SSS:Gospel Commentary for the 3rd-4th Week in Ordinary Time-Luke 21:12-19 After describing the difficulties that his followers must be ready to undergo, Jesus tells them, “By your patience you will win your souls.”  Other translations speak of “perseverance” and preserving our life.  The ideas of patience and perseverance are especially useful for us. In […]

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03 NovREFLECTIONS FOR NOV-2 ALL SOULS DAY & NOV 3-Thirty-first Week in Ordinary Time ·Tuesday

SSS REFLECTION FOR NOV 2. – ALL SOULS DAY. Macken, Purgatory. We can help the Holy Souls in Purgatory pass more quickly over the great divide that separates them from God by making reparation for sin. We can thus also shorten our own passage through this waiting room of heaven. If we are generous in […]

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28 OctFeast of Sts. Simon and Jude

Words to consider in today’s Feast of Sts. Simon and Jude Nosotros podemos aprender a encontrar la felicidad en cumplir, calladamente, la labor y la misión que el Señor nos ha encomendado en la vida. “Te aconsejo que no busques la alabanza propia, ni siquiera la que merecerías: es mejor pasar oculto, y que lo […]

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22 OctSSS Gospel Commentary for the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time ·Thursday Luke 12:49-53

Short, Simple and Sound Gospel Commentary for the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time · Thursday Luke 12:49-53 “I have come to cast fire upon the earth, and what will I but that it be kindled?” We can loosely apply these words of Christ to the love of God. Love has often been compared to a burning flame. […]

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