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Why does the Lord Jesus say we must ‘hate’ our families and even ourselves

November 7 – Wednesday Wednesday of the Thirty-first Week in Ordinary Time Gospel: LK 14:25-33   Reflection: Why does the Lord Jesus say we must 'hate' our families and even ourselves (Luke 14:26)? hate' often meant to 'prefer less'. The Gospel is much more than an ethical message about a particular, Christian, way of life. […]

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Thirty-first Week in Ordinary Time

November 6 – Tuesday Tuesday of the Thirty-first Week in Ordinary Time Gospel: LK 14:15-24   Reflection: What does it mean to "eat bread in the kingdom of heaven? The shared table is often present in the Gospel, one of the preferred images of the Kingdom itself. God, the King, prepares a big banquet with […]

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