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Tag Archive for ‘Following Jesus’

Saturday 16 April

Acts 9:31-42; Ps 116; John 6:60-69 Total commitment As we know, it’s not easy at times being a disciple of Jesus. So much of what society values and praises is at odds with the Gospel. We can find ourselves wondering how can anyone truly be a follower of Jesus in today’s world. And the reality […]

Monday 13 July

Exodus 1:8-14, 22, Psalm 124, Matthew 10:34-11:1 Following Jesus If today’s gospel seems a little harsh, we should remember the Aramaic custom of using exaggeration for emphasis. Jesus is not literally coming with a sword. He is saying: Listen! This is important! I’m telling you how my father’s kingdom works! Admittedly, I wasn’t too keen […]