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One Bread, One Body - Reflection for September 6, 2011

Posted by Site Webmaster on Tuesday, September 6, 2011, In : Daily Meditations 

Mass Readings: September 6

First: Colossians 2:6-15
Resp: Psalm 145:1-2,8-11
Gospel: Luke 6:12-19
Reprinted from Presentation Ministries, a lay association of the Catholic Church that focuses on evangelization and discipleship through Bible teaching, daily Mass, the charisms of the Holy Spirit, and Small Christian Community.

SIN-SNATCHER

"He pardoned all our sins. He canceled the bond that stood against us with all its claims, snatching it up and nailing it to th...


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One Bread, One Body - Reflection for September 5, 2011

Posted by Site Webmaster on Monday, September 5, 2011, In : Daily Meditations 

Mass Readings: September 5

First: Genesis 2:4-9,15
Resp: Psalm 90:2-5,12-14,16
Gospel: Matthew 6:31-34

LOVING TO SUFFER

"Even now I find my joy in the suffering I endure for you." –Colossians 1:24

Naturally we want to avoid suffering. Supernaturally we can and must embrace certain sufferings, which are a share in Christ's sufferings. Love is the only thing stronger than our natural aversion to suffering. Those who choose suffering in the pattern of Jesus' deat...


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One Bread, One Body - Reflection for September 3, 2011

Posted by Site Webmaster on Saturday, September 3, 2011, In : Daily Meditations 

Mass Readings: September 3

First: Colossians 1:21-23
Resp: Psalm 54:3-4,6,8
Gospel: Luke 6:1-5
Reprinted from Presentation Ministries, a lay association of the Catholic Church that focuses on evangelization and discipleship through Bible teaching, daily Mass, the charisms of the Holy Spirit, and Small Christian Community

ERODING FAITH?

"You must hold fast to faith, be firmly grounded and steadfast in it, unshaken in the hope promised you by the gospel you have he...


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One Bread, One Body - Reflection for September 1, 2011

Posted by Site Webmaster on Thursday, September 1, 2011, In : Daily Meditations 

Mass Readings: September 1

First: Colossians 1:9-14
Resp: Psalm 98:2-6
Gospel: Luke 5:1-11
Reprinted from Presentation Ministries, a lay association of the Catholic Church that focuses on evangelization and discipleship through Bible teaching, daily Mass, the charisms of the Holy Spirit, and Small Christian Community.

PRAYING THE BIBLE

"Ever since we heard this we have been praying for you unceasingly." –Colossians 1:9

The Lord calls us not only to read the Bib...


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Colossians

Posted by Site Webmaster on Tuesday, March 29, 2011, In : Catholic Bible Study 

Col 1  —  FULL-FILLED

"It pleased God to make absolute fullness reside in Him and, by means of Him, to reconcile everything in His person, both on earth and in the heavens, making peace through the blood of His cross." —Colossians 1:19-20

In Christ is absolute fullness. In Him, we can attain:

  1. "full knowledge" of God's will (1:9),
  2. full sufferings (1:24),
  3. "His word in its fullness" (1:25),
  4. "the full measure of wisdom" (1:28), and
  5. "full assurance" (2:2).

Prayer: Jesus, may I be "compl...


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