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Do you trust Jesus to follow through on His promises to you?

Do you trust Jesus to follow through on His promises to you?

Today’s readings, especially the Gospel, give a consoling message: Jesus tells us, “Hey…I know that things are tough for you at times, but…I don’t want you to worry a bit. I WILL take care of you, even when your life is heavily burdened, so don’t be afraid!”

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Do you have a solid appreciation of the importance of the Eucharist in your life?

Do you have a solid appreciation of the importance of the Eucharist in your life?

What a wonderful focus our liturgies have this weekend! We celebrate “The Body and Blood of Jesus” (Corpus Christi). In the Gospel passage, we hear Jesus using one of His “I AM” statements.

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Have you considered lately the gifts of the Ho ly Spirit given to you at your Confirmation?  They are  in your heart and waiting to be called forth!

Have you considered lately the gifts of the Holy Spirit given to you at your Confirmation? They are in your heart and waiting to be called forth!

The season of Easter is officially over and today we celebrate Pentecost Sunday, the coming of the Holy Spirit!

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Can you say that “you KNOW Jesus”…or do you just “know ABOUT Him.”

Can you say that “you KNOW Jesus”…or do you just “know ABOUT Him.”

The season of Easter is nearly at an end. Last Thursday we celebrated the Ascension of our Lord, where Jesus returns to the Father after completing His “job” on earth.

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Do you realize that th Holy Spirit dwells in YOUR heart?

Do you realize that th Holy Spirit dwells in YOUR heart?

From Easter to Pentecost our readings take a very specific focus. They zero in on the promises of Jesus to his disciples, especially the sending of the Holy Spirit (the Paraclete, the Advocate), and on the early apostolic preaching of the Good News of salvation.

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Is Jesus YOUR “way, truth, and life?”

Is Jesus YOUR “way, truth, and life?”

This weekend we hear Jesus using yet another “I AM” statement, namely “I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life.” This is a loaded statement.

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Is Jesus the gate you use when you are making important decisions?

Is Jesus the gate you use when you are making important decisions?

How many can you name from all the years that you’ve listened to the Holy Gospel? Let’s see…There’s “I am the vine, you are the branches,” “I am the way the truth, and the life,” “I am the Good Shepherd,” etc…and this weekend, we hear “I am the gate for the sheep.”

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Have You SEEN Jesus Lately?

Have You SEEN Jesus Lately?

This weekend we hear the famous and often quoted story of the “Road to Emmaus.” The time is after the Resurrection when Jesus began appearing to his disciples.

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Would people describe you as merciful and does the celebration of Easter lift your soul to new hope?

Would people describe you as merciful and does the celebration of Easter lift your soul to new hope?

Here’s the scene…Jesus has died on the cross and has been buried…a few WOMEN go the tomb and find that the body of Jesus is gone. What?

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