21 Jan 2024

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Jonah 3:1-5, 10  God is moved by the wholesale repentance of a very wicked people.

Psalm 25:4-5, 6-7, 8-9  Those who seek the paths of the Lord will walk in truth.

1 Corinthians 7:29-31  Paul warns his community not to hold onto the present world too closely.

Mark 1:14-20  Jesus begins his mission, and another version of the call to discipleship is modeled.

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Homilist’s overview of January

Liturgical themes and feasts

Happy new year of grace to you and to all whom your ministry serves! We complete the Octave of Christmas as we open a fresh page of a new calendar. This month contains two solemnities: Mary Mother of God, which is also the World Day of Peace (1); as well as Epiphany, which is Orthodox Christmas as well as the traditional day for the Blessing of Homes (7).

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Featured Exploring the word

Caught in a bigger net

I’m not going to pretend that I know a thing about fishing. But I do know a thing or two about casting nets and being caught in them. And isn’t being caught how each of us discovers our vocation?

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Homily stories

The end of the world as we know it

In 1999 everyone thought that the world would end with the beginning of the year 2000 because of the Y2K “millennium bug” that threatened everything run by computers.

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Penitential Act & Prayer of the Faithful

In answer to Christ's call to repent, let us acknowledge our sins and prepare ourselves to celebrate the sacred mysteries.

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At last I have found my vocation: My vocation is love.

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Browse the library

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Take Five weekly

21 Jan 2024

View the Take Five weekly for January 21, 2024.

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