Monthly Archives: February 2020

Lent I

The First Sunday of Lent 2020 – Cycle A Genesis 2:7-9, 3:1-7; Psalm 51; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11 Are you responsible for the slavery that took place in our country from before its foundation through the Civil War?  …or the … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday Joel 2: 12-18; Psalm 51; 2 Corinthians 5:20–6:20; Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18 I expect you’ve already been asked, I have. You know, the pre – Lenten question. What are you giving up for Lent?  We’ve come to make and … Continue reading

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Ordinary 7

The Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time 2020 – Cycle A Leviticus 19:1-2, 17-18; Psalm 103; 1 Corinthians 3:16-23; -10; Matthew 5:38-48 Do you consider yourself holy or at least on the way toward being holy? Or is true holiness OK … Continue reading

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Ordinary 6

The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time 2020 – Cycle A Sirach 15:15-20; Psalm 199; 1 Corinthians 2:6-10; Matthew 5:17-37 Do you think that freedom means you can do anything you want? Are there qualities that filter through freedom placing qualifiers … Continue reading

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Ordinary 5

The Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time 2020 – Cycle A Isaiah 58:7-10; Psalm 112; 1 Corinthians 2:1-5; Matthew 5:13-16 Do you like it when “the tables are turned” on you? I suppose only if the advantage is in your favour, … Continue reading

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The Presentation of the Lord

The Presentation of the Lord 2020 – Cycle A Malachi 3:1-4; Psalm 24; Hebrews 2:14-18; Luke 2:22-40 A young couple, first – time parents, a new beginning filled with unanswered questions. Do you remember what it was like?  Is being … Continue reading

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