2006

#26-21st Sunday of Ordinary Time – Aug 27, 2006

21st Sunday of Ordinary Time                        August 27, 2006 Joshua 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b John 6:60-69   THE BOOK OF JOSHUA, THE CONQUEST OF THE LAND, ISRAEL’S ORIGINAL SIN AND JESUS’ SOLUTION:   The Book of Joshua is named after the successor of Moses, the man who led Israel in its conquest of the Holy Land after… Continue reading #26-21st Sunday of Ordinary Time – Aug 27, 2006

2006

#25-20th Sunday Ordinary Time- Aug 20, 2006

20th Sunday Ordinary Time                August 20, 2006 Proverbs 9:1-6 John 6:51-58   THE FEAR OF THE LORD IS THE BEGINNING OF KNOWLEDGE: WISDOM AND INSTRUCTION FOOLS DESPISE    Proverbs 1:7 The Book of Proverbs is the earliest Old Testament book classified as Wisdom literature.  The origin of Hebrew Wisdom literature dates back to King Solomon’s court. … Continue reading #25-20th Sunday Ordinary Time- Aug 20, 2006

2006

#24-Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary- Aug 15, 2006

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary                    August 15, 2006 Rev. 11:19a; 12:1-6a, 10 ab Luke 1:39-56   Our first reading for this Mary feast comes from the last book in the New Testament, the Book of Revelation.  It is singularly the most misunderstood, misused and controversial book in the Bible.  My reading of eight of… Continue reading #24-Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary- Aug 15, 2006