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2nd Sunday of Lent - Encountering God on the Mountaintop

Catholic Inspiration

Release Date: 02/21/2016

Daily Mass: Vigilance is crucial in the spiritual life show art Daily Mass: Vigilance is crucial in the spiritual life

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We bring the Liturgical Year to a close with a poignant reminder to remain vigilant at all times as we follow Jesus Christ through this life.

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The first reading from the Book of Revelation sums up the end time with judgment and the fullness of God's glory.

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Gratitude is a precious spiritual medicine which helps us truthfully and positively engage the gift of our lives, drawing us closer to the Lord and one another. Happy Thanksgiving Day!

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Daily Mass: Great and wonderful are your works, O Lord! show art Daily Mass: Great and wonderful are your works, O Lord!

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The angels in the first reading and all creation in the Psalm response proclaim the power and grandeur of God.

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Daily Mass: The Lord comes to judge the earth show art Daily Mass: The Lord comes to judge the earth

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The Psalm response reminds us that the Lord will come again to judge the world, and we are both challenged and consoled with this promise.

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Daily Mass: The value is measured by the sacrifice show art Daily Mass: The value is measured by the sacrifice

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The two small coins given by the poor widow are worth more in the sight of heaven because they came with a far greater sacrifice. Point: what kind of sacrifice to we make for our faith in Jesus Christ today?

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On this feast of our Lord Jesus Christ, the King of the Universe, we follow Him as our shepherd in this life...so that we will be ready to be judged by Him in the next.

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Daily Mass: Blessed be the Lord, my rock! show art Daily Mass: Blessed be the Lord, my rock!

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The Psalm response reminds us that our strength and conviction comes from the Lord, and upon this mighty rock we anchor our hope.

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Daily Mass: Let us build a house of prayer in our hearts show art Daily Mass: Let us build a house of prayer in our hearts

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The Lord's presence in the Temple becomes a metaphor for our hearts. May we build up a worthy dwelling for Christ within our souls!

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As Jesus looks upon the city of Jerusalem, he weeps for the destruction that will come. May the Lord's sorrow for our sins move us to repent of the evil in our hearts.

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There are moments in life that change and transform us - mountaintop experiences - that lead us in new and powerful directions.  Just as the Apostles encountered God's grace on the mountain, so too we can be guided by Christ as we open our hearts to the Lord's prompting both within and without.  

February 21, 2016 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

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