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6th Sunday of Ordinary Time
Year A
February 12, 2023
Spirituality of the Readings

John Foley, SJ

Follow the Rules

I wonder if that is not the way a person or a people grows up. I mean the progression from an uncomplicated, grinning approach to the commandments, to a more nuanced one, and, if they can hang into true maturity, to an experience of the inside of the commandments.

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In Exile

Ron Rolheiser

Beyond Liberal and Conservative

Jesus was neither a liberal nor a conservative. His loyalties were less selective and his embrace was much wider.

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Glancing Thoughts

Eleonore Stump

Fulfilling the Law

What does Christ mean when he says that he has come to fulfill the law?

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The Perspective of Justice

Gerald Darring

The Law of Love

In order to keep the commandments, we must first know what they are and then we must understand them correctly

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Discussion Questions

Anne Osdieck

Beyond Laws

Read from the Second Reading what St. Paul tells us God has prepared for those who love him. Can you sense something of what that will be?

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A Poem to
Sit With

J Janda

Indian Summer


came home

drunk from the dance

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