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COMMENT "What we give to the poor, we lend to the Lord" —Sojourner Truth (1797?-1883) TEXT Matthew 10:32-11:1 "Stand up for me against world opinion and I'll stand up...

TEXT Matthew 8:1-17 Jesus came down the mountain with the cheers of the crowd still ringing in his ears.  Then a leper appeared and went to...

COMMENT Do you see him?  He walks through the streets, the crowds gathered round.  The lepers and lame are there, the fevered and demon-possessed.  He...

TEXT Matthew 7:24-29 "Anyone who listens to my teaching and obeys me is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.  Though the...

TEXT Matthew 7:13-23 "Don't look for shortcuts to God.  The market is flooded with surefire, easygoing formulas for a successful life that can be practiced in...

TEXT Matthew 7:1-14 "Do not judge, or you too will be judged.  For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with...

The root of all evils is selfishness, just as, conversely, the root of all virtues is love. —Aelred of Rievaulx (1110-1167) Mirror of Charity 2.1.3 PRAYER FOR...

Opening Prayer Eternal God, you grant rain to both the just and unjust; your sun shines down on greedy and generous alike. Transform our hearts...

THE TEXT Matthew 5:27-37 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Do not commit adultery.’  But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman...

Opening Prayer: Eternal God, you know every action we take, every word on our lips, every thought in our hearts.  Our lives are entirely open...