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Study of the Readings

Joyce Ann Zimmerman, ed.

• Words, Phrases
• To the point
• Second Reading
Cate-chumenal Experience


The Word Embodied

John Kavanaugh, S. J.

Throughout the Fourth Gospel we find a range of statements in which Jesus makes solemn pronounce-
ments about his identity and mission


Historical Cultural Context

John J. Pilch

Secrecy, deception, and lying are integral parts of Mediterranean culture and valued strategies for maintaining and preserving honor. ...


Thoughts from the
Early Church

Edith Barnecut, O.S.B., ed.


You have heard that story in the gospel where we are told that the Lord Jesus, as he was passing by, caught sight of a man who had been blind from birth....


Preparing for Sunday

Gillick, S. J.

...We prepare for God’s embrace of our faces, our hands, our very lives...


Scripture In Depth

Reginald H. Fuller

An analysis of the readings for this Sunday.