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Looking More Closely at the Word
2nd Sunday of Easter
Divine Mercy Sunday
April 7, 2024
Working with the Word

Study of the Readings
ed. by
Joyce Ann Zimmerman,
et al

• Words,     Phrases
To the point
• First Two     Readings
• Experience

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The Word Embodied

John Kavanaugh, SJ

Community Transform-ations

Divisions have wounded the church and injured our witness in faith. The passion for being right has served the cause of ego at least as much as it has served the cause of Christ.

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Historical Cultural Context

John J. Pilch

Dreams and Visions

Why do the resurrection appearances receive such diverse interpretations in the Gospels?

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Thoughts from the Early Church

Cyril of Alexandria

As always, Christ had to be patient with Thomas when he said he would not believe and with the other disciples too when they thought they were seeing a ghost.

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Let the Scriptures Speak

Hamm, SJ

Being Saved

All who believed were together and had all things in common; they would sell their property and possessions and divide them among all according to each one’s need.

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Scripture In Depth

Reginald H. Fuller

Even the disciples had to make the leap of faith when they saw him. It is therefore possible for those who have not seen him to make that same leap.

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