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Solemnity of Our Lord
Jesus Christ The King A
November 26, 2017
Spirituality of the Readings

John Foley, SJ

Make Your Choice

Alright, how do we become sheep, in spite of our goatish tendencies? Or how do we become, at least sometimes, the sheep? Simple. We care for the Lord in other people.

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In Exile

Ron Rolheiser

Our Need to Share Our Riches with the Poor

While we have a moral right to own private property, that right is not absolute and is mitigated by a number of things, namely, we only have a right to surplus when everyone else has the necessities for life.

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Glancing Thoughts

Eleonore Stump

Embodied Love

How can it be that only those few people, who were there with Jesus, in that place and at that time, had contact with the Lord flesh to flesh?

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The Perspective of Justice

Gerald Darring

Humility Enthroned

Who are his loyal subjects? They are those who give food to the hungry and drink to the thirsty, who welcome strangers and clothe the naked, who comfort the ill and visit prisoners. What a king and what a kingdom!

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Discussion Questions

Anne Osdieck

Tending the Flock

This king is the almighty and glorious God. Why did he come into the world, in solidarity with the poor, wear thorns for his crown, and have a cross for his throne?

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A Poem to Sit With

J. Janda

The Anointed Ones     

Truth—hidden and dumb

speechless as marrow

at Baptism

branded by
the Trinity

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