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32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

1 Kings 17:10-16; Psalm 146; Hebrews 9:24-28; Mark 12:38-44   Last week we heard about the two greatest commandments:            to love God with all our heart, mind, soul and strength...

31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

Deuteronomy 6:2-6; Psalm 18; Hebrews 7:23-28; Mark 12:28b-34   In this country we are sometimes cautioned,           “Don’t wear your religion on your sleeve.”  We struggle...

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jeremiah 31:7-9; Psalm 126; Hebrews 5:1-6; Mark 10:46-52   You may have never heard of Matt Murdock. But you may have heard of Daredevil, one of the superheroes in the Marvel Universe of characters. Murdoch is a big...

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time - World Mission Sunday

World Mission Sunday Isaiah 53:10-11; Psalm 33; Hebrews 4:14-16; Mark 10:35-42   There are many things that make Chicago a world-class city.  Many of those things are good.           ...