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Blog posts May 2014

Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

 

 Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Saturday of the Sixth Week of Easter

Based on Luke 1:39-56

 Mary set out

And traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth.  When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeti…

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Friday of the Sixth Week of Easter

 

Friday of the Sixth Week of Easter

Based on John 16:20-23

 Jesus said to his disciples:

“Amen, amen, I say to you, you will weep and mourn, while the world rejoices; you will grieve, but your grief will become joy.  When a woman is in labor, she is in anguish because her hour has arrived…

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Ascension Coloring Sheet

Thursday of the Sixth Week of Easter

 

The Ascension of the Lord

Thursday of the Sixth Week of Easter

Based on John 16: 16-20

 

“…A little while and you will not see me, and again a little while and you will see me’?  Amen, amen, I say to you, you will weep and mourn, while the world rejoices; you will grieve, but you grie…

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Wednesday of the Sixth Week of Easter

 

Wednesday of the Sixth Week of Easter

 Based on John 16:12-15

 JESUS said to his disciples:

“I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now.  But when he comes, the Spirit of truth, he will guide you to all the truth.  He will not speak on his own, but he will speak what he hear…

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Tuesday of the Sixth week of Easter

 

Tuesday of the Sixth week of Easter

 Based on John 16:5-11

 Jesus said to his disciples:

“Now I am going to the one who sent me, and not one of you asks me, ‘where are you going?’  But because I told you this, grief has filled your hearts.  But I tell you the truth, it is better for y…

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Memorial of St. Philiip Neri, Priest

John 15:26-16:4A

Jesus said to his disciples:

"When the Advocate comes whom I will send you from the Father,  The Spirit of Truth who proceeds from the Father, he will testify to me, and you will testify, because you have been with me from the beginning.  I have told you this so that you may not f…

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Sixth Sunday of Easter

Based on John 14:15-21

 

"...I will ask the Father and He will give you another  Advocate to be with you always, the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot accept, because  it neither sees nor knows him. But you know him, because he remains with you, and will be in you..."

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Saturday of the Fifth Week of Easter


 Jesus said to his disciples:

“If the world hates you, realize that it hated me first.  If you belonged to the world, the world would love its own; but because you don’t belong to the world, the world hates you, ‘No slave is greater than his master.’  If they persecuted me, they will also  p…

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Friday of the Fifth Week of Easter

 

 

 Jesus said to his disciples:

“This is my commandment: love one another as I love you.  No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.  You are my friends if you do what I command you.  I no longer call you slaves, because slave does not know what his mast…

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Thursday of the Fifth Week of Easter

 

 Jesus said to his disciples:

“As the Father loves me, so I also love you.

Remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and remain in his love. I have told you this so that my joy might be in you and your joy might be complete.”

 

Based on John 15:9-11

 

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Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Easter

Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Easter

Based on John 15: 1-8

 Jesus said to his disciples:

“I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine grower.  He takes away every branch in me that do not bear fruit, and everyone that does he prunes so that it bears more fruit.  You are already pruned b…

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Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Easter

Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Easter

 Jesus said to his disciples:

“Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you.  Not as the world gives do I give it to you.  Do not let your hearts be troubled or afraid.  You heard Me tell you, ‘I am going away and I will come back to you.’ If you l…

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Monday of the Fifth Week of Easter

Monday of the Fifth Week of Easter

Jesus said to his disciples;

“Whoever has My commandments and observes them is the one who loves Me.   Whoever loves Me will be loved by My Father, and I will love him and reveal Myself to him.”

Judas, not the Iscariot, said to him,

“Master, then wh…

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Fifth Sunday of Easter

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Based on John 14:1-12

                                               “In My Father’s house are many mansions;

If it were not so, I would have told you.  I go to prepare a place for you.” – John 14:2

 

In Jesus’…

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Saturday of the Fourth Week of Easter

Saturday of the Fourth Week of Easter          

Based on John 14:7-14

Judas Iscariot had just left the last supper where all the disciples and Jesus were assembled on this fortuitous night.  He had just finished answering a question of Thomas’ by saying, “If you had known Me, you w…

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Friday of the Fourth Week of Easter

                                                                                                      

 Friday of the Fourth Week of Easter

Jesus said to his disciples:

“Do not let your hearts be troubled.  You have faith in God; have fai…

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Friday of the Fourth Week of Easter

Friday of the Fourth Week of Easter

Jesus said to his disciples:

“Do not let your hearts be troubled.  You have faith in God; have faith also in me.  In my Father’s house there are many dwelling places.  If there were not, would I have told you that I am going to prepare a place for you…

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Thursday of the Fourth Week of Easter

Thursday of the Fourth Week of Easter

 When Jesus had washed the disciples’ feet, he said to them:

“Amen, amen, I say to you, no slave is greater than his master

Nor any messenger greater than the one who sent him.

If you understand this, blessed are you if you do it/

I am not speaki…

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St. Matthias -Gospel John 15

Feast of St. Matthias

May 14, 2014

Gospel according to John 15:9-17

Jesus said to his disciples:

“As the Father loves me, so I also love you.  Remain in my love.  If you keep my commandments, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and remain in His Lov…

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