Mass Readings For June 30, 2012

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Lamentations 2:2, 10-14, 18-19 Psalm 74:1-7, 20-21 Matthew 8:5-17 Lamentations 2: 2, 10 – 14, 18 – 19 2 The Lord has destroyed without mercy all the habitations of Jacob; in his wrath he has broken down the strongholds of the daughter of Judah; he has brought down to the ground in ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #2245

Catechism of the Catholic Church

2245 The Church, because of her commission and competence, is not to be confused in any way with the political community. She is both the sign and the safeguard of the transcendent character of the human person. “The Church respects and encourages the political freedom and responsibility ...

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Prayer Petitions For June 30, 2012

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Please feel free to leave your Prayer petitions and know that members of this online Catholic community will pray for your intentions. Also, please remember to pray for the intentions of others, the forgotten holy souls in purgatory, and for the Holy Father’s Intentions! LORD, hear our Prayers! . .

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Mass Readings For June 29, 2012

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Acts 12:1-11 Psalm 34:2-9 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 17-18 Matthew 16:13-19 Acts 12: 1 – 11 1 About that time Herod the king laid violent hands upon some who belonged to the church. 2 He killed James the brother of John with the sword; 3 and when he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #2235

Catechism of the Catholic Church

2235 Those who exercise authority should do so as a service. “Whoever would be great among you must be your servant.” The exercise of authority is measured morally in terms of its divine origin, its reasonable nature and its specific object. No one can command or establish what is ...

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Prayer Petitions For June 29, 2012

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Please feel free to leave your Prayer petitions and know that members of this online Catholic community will pray for your intentions. Also, please remember to pray for the intentions of others, the forgotten holy souls in purgatory, and for the Holy Father’s Intentions! LORD, hear our Prayers! . .

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Mass Readings For June 28, 2012

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2 Kings 24:8-17 Psalm 79:1-5, 8-9 Matthew 7:21-29 2 Kings 24: 8 – 17 8 Jehoi’achin was eighteen years old when he became king, and he reigned three months in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Nehush’ta the daughter of Elna’than of Jerusalem. 9 And he did what was ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #1917

Catechism of the Catholic Church

1917 It is incumbent on those who exercise authority to strengthen the values that inspire the confidence of the members of the group and encourage them to put themselves at the service of others. Participation begins with education and culture. “One is entitled to think that the future ...

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Prayer Petitions For June 28, 2012

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Please feel free to leave your Prayer petitions and know that members of this online Catholic community will pray for your intentions. Also, please remember to pray for the intentions of others, the forgotten holy souls in purgatory, and for the Holy Father’s Intentions! LORD, hear our Prayers! . .

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Mass Readings For June 27, 2012

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2 Kings 22:8-13; 23:1-3 Psalm 119:33-37, 40 Matthew 7:15-20 2 Kings 22:8-13; 23:1-3 8 And Hilki’ah the high priest said to Shaphan the secretary, “I have found the book of the law in the house of the LORD.” And Hilki’ah gave the book to Shaphan, and he read it. 9 And ...

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