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31st Sunday of the Year: God comes to us!

Catholic Inspiration

Release Date: 11/03/2019

Daily Mass: Jesus Christ is the foundation of our lives show art Daily Mass: Jesus Christ is the foundation of our lives

Catholic Inspiration

Jesus uses a parable in the Gospel of Matthew to show us the strength we have when we build our lives on the Lord.

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Daily Mass: The miracles of Christ show art Daily Mass: The miracles of Christ

Catholic Inspiration

The Gospel of Matthew highlights several different types of healing miracles, all within the context of a miracle of multiplying bread and fish to feed hungry bodies. The Lord continues to touch our lives today; may we have the courage to draw near and encounter Jesus Christ!

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Daily Mass: The Spirit of the Lord show art Daily Mass: The Spirit of the Lord

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The prophet Isaiah testifies to the one who will come, filled with the Spirit of the Lord. As we hear the words of this first reading, may we call upon God's Spirit to dwell in us as we follow the Lord today.

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1st Sunday of Advent: Joyful Preparations show art 1st Sunday of Advent: Joyful Preparations

Catholic Inspiration

We begin the season of Advent with a message that is both joyful and sobering, hopeful and disciplined: The Lord, the just judge is coming into the world...so be prepared, awake and ready!

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The Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle show art The Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle

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On this feast of St. Andrew, we hear in the Gospel how Jesus calls him and from the Letter to the Romans how God continues to call others to proclaim the Good News in the world. God keeps calling today; are we ready to respond?

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Daily Mass: The Lord Jesus is triumphant over sin and death show art Daily Mass: The Lord Jesus is triumphant over sin and death

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The Book of Daniel offers a vision of the awesome power of Christ. As Jesus prompts his disciples to be vigilant, we too, are invited to actively look for ways that we can respond to the Lord's call as allow God's grace to flow through our hearts.

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Thanksgiving Day show art Thanksgiving Day

Catholic Inspiration

Thanksgiving Day offers a fantastic opportunity to stop, reflect and offer gratitude for the blessings God showers upon our lives. While life is filled with a mix of good and bad moments, being thankful offers us a powerful lens to make sense of it all as we keep our focus on Jesus Christ.

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Daily Mass: God gives us grace to face the tough times show art Daily Mass: God gives us grace to face the tough times

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Jesus makes it clear in the Gospel of Luke that we will face tough times because of his name, yet he also encourages us to persevere, trusting that he will give us exactly what we need to carry on.

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Daily Mass: God is our constant support in a world of change show art Daily Mass: God is our constant support in a world of change

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The Book of Daniel and the Gospel of Luke both illustrate the fact that life is filled with change. The one constant we can always count on is God's grace in our lives.

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Our Lord Jesus Christ, the King of the Universe show art Our Lord Jesus Christ, the King of the Universe

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He is the King of Kings and Lord of Lords. Our Savior, our Messiah, he is the one who knows our hearts and reaches out to us with Divine Mercy. And out of an unfathomable love Jesus offers his life on the Cross to free us from our sins and ransom us from death. May we drop to our knees today and honor Christ our King!

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In the Gospel of Luke we see how Jesus initiates the encounter with Zaccheus (who looks ridiculous climbing a tree because he is so short) and invites this past sinner to become forever changed. Zaccheus swiftly accepts this invitation, inspiring us to accept God's invitation in our lives as well!

November 3, 2019 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com