Five Minute Mass Reflection: August 31, 2014

St Peter the Apostle (Fr. Darryl Milette)

 

The first reading for Mass this weekend comes from Jeremiah 20:7-9 (“you have duped me, oh Lord, and I allowed myself to be duped” - ), the responsory is Psalm 63 (“My soul is thirsting for you, oh Lord, my God”), the second reading is Romans 12:1-2 (“do not conform to this age, but be transformed by the renewal of your minds”), and the Gospel is Matthew 16:21-27 (Jesus predicts His passion, and when Peter protests, Jesus rebukes him soundly.)« Continue »

Unfolding Scripture: Mark 16

 This is the final post of a Bible Study of Mark’s Gospel I am sharing with students in one of my high schools.  This week, we discused Mark 16.  You can read the summary of the discussions we’ve had on previous chapters by clicking here. Mark 15 ended with Jesus being laid in the tomb, and this […]

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Unfolding Scripture: Mark 15

This is the latest part of a Bible Study of Mark’s Gospel I am sharing with students in one of my high schools.  Today, we looked at Mark 15.  You can read the summary of the discussions we’ve had on previous chapters by clicking here. Mark 15 presents us with the tragic sequence of events from Jesus’ trial up […]

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Unfolding Scripture: Mark 14

This is the latest part of a Bible Study of Mark’s Gospel I am sharing with students in one of my high schools.  Today, we looked at Mark 14.  You can read the summary of the discussions we’ve had on previous chapters by clicking here. Mark 14 is one of the longest chapters in the Gospel of Mark, spanning […]

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