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Immaculate Mary

Ave, Ave, Ave Maria! A wonderful traditional Catholic Hymn to Mary. Immaculate Mary...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 12: 49 - 13: 9

Reading through Luke the opening sentences will remind us of John the Baptist and his promise of...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 13: 10-35

The Sabbath is still principally thought about as refraining from work. Jesus reminds us it is...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 14: 1-34

Inviting Jesus to your house for a banquet is a risky business. In this section Luke mirrors the...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 15: 1-32

The audience for these three parables of mercy brings together the tax collectors and sinners,...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 16: 1-31

Is being rich a barrier to the kingdom of God? Luke in one of his ironic juxtapositions has Jesus...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 17: 1-19

The worried apostles are reminded of their future duties in a short parable. They will plough the...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 17:20-18:8

When Jesus was first asked to teach his disciples to pray he taught them to say ‘Your kingdom...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 18: 9-43

There are those who recognise Jesus for who he is and then there are also those who mistake him....

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 19: 1-27

In the last section we heard about tax collectors, the humble and the least, and the difficulty...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 19: 28-48

Jesus has prophesied his passion, death and resurrection three times in Luke’s Gospel. Now the...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 20: 1-47

In the Palm Sunday liturgy we hear the triumphal entry to Jerusalem and then we listen to the...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 21: 1-38

Jesus tells the people that the temple will be destroyed, there will be persecutions, Jerusalem...

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Reading Luke in Lent - Luke 22: 1-38

Three times before in Luke has Jesus sent out his followers in pairs to prepare the way for him....

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Reading Luke in Easter - Luke 24: 13-27

It is the evening of Easter day and two of the disciples who heard the testimony of the women are...

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Reading Luke in Easter - Luke 24: 28-33

At the last supper Jesus gave his disciples the Eucharist as a way of being present to his...

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Reading Luke in Easter - Luke 24: 1-12

It is the women who have accompanied Jesus since Galilee (8:2-3) who are the first to witness...

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Reading Luke in Easter - Luke 24: 50-53

In subtle ways Luke shows Jesus to be priest, prophet and king. At the Transfiguration Jesus...

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Reading Luke in Easter - Luke 24: 33-49

Jesus instructed his disciples to say Peace to you whenever they entered a house. Here, Jesus,...

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Ep 110: Exorcism w/Dr. Kate Kingsbury and Dr. Andrew Chesnut

Dr. Kate Kingsbury obtained her doctorate in Anthropology from Oxford University. She is an...

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