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Memorial of St. Polycarp | Memoria de San Policarpo

St-polycarp Memorial of St. Polycarp    Isaiah 55:10-11; Matthew 6:7-15 What sustains someone like St. Polycarp? As a young man, he kissed the chains of St. Ignatius of ...

Chair of St. Peter

St-peter-vatican The Chair of St. Peter, Apostle 1 Peter 5:1-4; Matthew 16:13-19 Both the Bible and the ancient traditions of the Church testify to the special role and reputation of St. ...

Relationships | Las relaciones

St-bens Saturday After Ash Wednesday Isaiah 58:9b-14; Luke 5:27-32 When I served as Pastor of St. Benedict the Moor Parish and Chaplain of St. Ben’s Community Meal in ...

Fasting | El ayuno

Fasting Friday After Ash Wednesday Isaiah 58:1-9a; Matthew 9:14-15 Today’s scripture readings tell us two important things about fasting. The first is that fasting is not ...