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Matthew 5 The Sermon on the Mount 1 When he saw the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 Then he began to teach them, saying: The Beatitudes 3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for the kingdom of heaven is theirs. 4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5 Blessed are the humble,ps 103:1-2, 3-4, 8, 10, 12-13. R/ (8a) The Lord is kind and merciful. Bless the LORD, O my soul; and all my being, bless his holy name. Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits. R/ The Lord is kind and merciful. He pardons all your iniquities, heals all your ills. Feb 4, 2023 · Reading 1. Is 58:7-10. Thus says the LORD: Share your bread with the hungry, shelter the oppressed and the homeless; clothe the naked when you see them, and do not turn your back on your own. Then your light shall break forth like the dawn, and your wound shall quickly be healed; Ps 33:2-3, 10-11, 18-19. R. (22) Lord, let your mercy be on us, as we place our trust in you. Give thanks to the LORD on the harp; with the ten-stringed lyre chant his praises. Sing to him a new song; pluck the strings skillfully, with shouts of gladness. R. Lord, let your mercy be on us, as we place our trust in you.CHAPTER 10. The Mission of the Twelve. 1 * Then he summoned his twelve disciples * and gave them authority over unclean spirits to drive them out and to cure every disease and every illness. a 2 The names of the twelve apostles * are these: first, Simon called Peter, and his brother Andrew; James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother John; 3 Philip and Bartholomew, Thomas and Matthew the tax ...Books of the Bible: New and Old Testament readings. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) offers daily readings to help individuals deepen their faith and connect with God. These readings are a powerful tool for spiritual growth and can be accessed easily online.Daily Bible Readings, Podcast Audio and Videos and Prayers brought to you by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.The Messengers from John the Baptist. 2 * a When John heard in prison * of the works of the Messiah, he sent his disciples to him 3 * with this question, “Are you the one who is …ps 103:1-2, 3-4, 8, 10, 12-13. R/ (8a) The Lord is kind and merciful. Bless the LORD, O my soul; and all my being, bless his holy name. Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits. R/ The Lord is kind and merciful. He pardons all your iniquities, heals all your ills.R. (18a) The Lord is near to all who call upon him. Every day will I bless you, and I will praise your name forever and ever. Great is the LORD and highly to be praised; his greatness is unsearchable. R. The Lord is near to all who call upon him. The LORD is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and of great kindness.Jesus identifies Himself as a stranger to be welcomed (Matthew 25:35). The ... [5] Ibid , 14, JOHN PAUL II, Address to the Participants in the Assembly of ...Matthew 5:8 (NET) As a reminder, the fourth beatitude, hungering and thirsting for righteousness, marked a pivot in the Beatitudes. From there, God begins to fill his people with righteousness. He makes them the merciful, the pure in heart, and the peacemakers. In many ways, “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God” is the ...Introduction to the Sermon on the Mount - Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, and he began to teach them. The Beatitudes - He said: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek, for they …* In giving Jesus’ teaching on divorce (Mt 19:3–9), Matthew here follows his Marcan source (Mk 10:2–12) as he does Q in Mt 5:31–32 (cf. Lk 16:18). Mt 19:10–12 are peculiar to Matthew. * When Jesus finished these words: see note on Mt 7:28–29. The district of Judea across the Jordan: an inexact designation of the territory. Matthew 5 The Sermon on the Mount 1 When he saw the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 Then he began to teach them, saying: The Beatitudes 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for the kingdom of heaven is theirs. 4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5 Blessed are the humble,All you peoples, clap your hands, shout to God with cries of gladness, For the LORD, the Most High, the awesome, is the great king over all the earth. R. God mounts his throne to shouts of joy: a blare of trumpets for the Lord. or: R. Alleluia. God mounts his throne amid shouts of joy; the LORD, amid trumpet blasts.Responsorial Psalm. PS 24:1bc-2, 3-4ab, 5-6. R. (see 6) Lord, this is the people that longs to see your face. The LORD’s are the earth and its fullness; the world and those who dwell in it. For he founded it upon the seas. and established it upon the rivers. R. Lord, this is the people that longs to see your face.The Beatitudes, found in Matthew 5, are at the heart of Christ's teachings. ... USCCB's Secretariat for Laity, Marriage, Family Life, and Youth. Related Topics ...Gospel Mt 11:25-30. At that time Jesus exclaimed: “I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things. from the wise and the learned. you have revealed them to little ones. Yes, Father, such has been your gracious will. All things have been handed over to me by my Father.27 de jan. de 2023 ... Eight Modern Saints Who Lived the Beatitudes ... Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of God. ... Blessed are they who mourn, ...1 Kgs 3:5, 7-12. The LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream at night. God said, "Ask something of me and I will give it to you." Solomon answered: "O LORD, my God, you have made me, your servant, king. to succeed my father David; but I am a mere youth, not knowing at all how to act. I serve you in the midst of the people whom you have chosen,1 a And seeing the multitudes, he went up into a mountain: and when he was set, his disciples came unto him: 2 And he opened his mouth, and taught them, saying, 3 a Blessed are the b poor in spirit: for theirs is the c kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are they that a mourn: for they shall be b comforted. 5 Blessed are the a meek: for they shall ...Rise up in splendor, Jerusalem! Your light has come, the glory of the Lord shines upon you. See, darkness covers the earth, and thick clouds cover the peoples; but upon you the LORD shines, and over you appears his glory. Nations shall walk by your light, and kings by your shining radiance.Acts 2:14, 22-33. On the day of Pentecost, Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice, and proclaimed: “You who are Jews, indeed all of you staying in Jerusalem. Let this be known to you, and listen to my words. “You who are children of Israel, hear these words. Jesus the Nazorean was a man commended to you by God.1 When he saw the crowds, he went up on the mountain, a and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 Then A he began to teach them, saying: a. The Beatitudes. 3“Blessed are the poor in spirit,a. for the kingdom of heavenb is theirs. 4Blessed are those who mourn,a. for they will be comforted. 5Blessed are the humble,a.Jesus identifies Himself as a stranger to be welcomed (Matthew 25:35). The ... [5] Ibid , 14, JOHN PAUL II, Address to the Participants in the Assembly of ...Oct 7, 2023 · Gospel. Mt 21:33-43. Jesus said to the chief priests and the elders of the people: "Hear another parable. There was a landowner who planted a vineyard, put a hedge around it, dug a wine press in it, and built a tower. Then he leased it to tenants and went on a journey. 5 1 Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up a mountain. He sat down and his disciples came to him. 2 He taught them, saying: Happy people. 3 “Happy are people who are …1 Kgs 19:9a, 11-13a. At the mountain of God, Horeb, Elijah came to a cave where he took shelter. Then the LORD said to him, "Go outside and stand on the mountain before the LORD; the LORD will be passing by." A strong and heavy wind was rending the mountains. and crushing rocks before the LORD—. but the LORD was not in the wind.Reading 1. Be holy, for I, the LORD, your God, am holy. "You shall not bear hatred for your brother or sister in your heart. do not incur sin because of him. Take no revenge and cherish no grudge against any of your people. You shall love your neighbor as yourself. I …Oct 7, 2023 · Gospel. Mt 21:33-43. Jesus said to the chief priests and the elders of the people: "Hear another parable. There was a landowner who planted a vineyard, put a hedge around it, dug a wine press in it, and built a tower. Then he leased it to tenants and went on a journey. Is 8:23—9:3. First the Lord degraded the land of Zebulun. and the land of Naphtali; but in the end he has glorified the seaward road, the land west of the Jordan, the District of the Gentiles. Anguish has taken wing, dispelled is darkness: for there is no gloom where but now there was distress. The people who walked in darkness.* [11:5–6] Jesus’ response is taken from passages of Isaiah (Is 26:19; 29:18–19; 35:5–6; 61:1) that picture the time of salvation as marked by deeds such as those that Jesus is doing. The beatitude is a warning to the Baptist not to disbelieve because his expectations have not been met. 1 Thes 4:1-8. Brothers and sisters, we earnestly ask and exhort you in the Lord Jesus that, as you received from us. how you should conduct yourselves to please God–. and as you are conducting yourselves–. you do so even more. For you know what instructions we gave you through the Lord Jesus. This is the will of God, your holiness:According to the US Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), the church ... In Matthew 5:9, Jesus said “Blessed are the peacemakers, they will be called ...Reading 1. Nm 13:1-2, 25–14:1, 26a-29a, 34-35. The LORD said to Moses [in the desert of Paran,] "Send men to reconnoiter the land of Canaan, which I am giving the children of Israel. You shall send one man from each ancestral tribe, all of them princes." After reconnoitering the land for forty days they returned,June 13, 2023. Daily Reading from the USCCB: Matthew 5:13-16. Jesus teaches that his disciples have responsibilities in the world. They are to assist the Lord in keeping the world healthy. If the disciples don’t carry out their work the world becomes tasteless and dark. Just as salt and light do not have their effect through words, so also ...Matthew is the fifth chapter of the Bible, written by the American Scribbing Council. It covers the life and story of Matthew, the apostle of God, in chapter 5 of the New Testament.Matthew 5:3-12 The Beatitudes in Matthew 5:3-12 and Luke 6:20-26 are at the heart of Jesus' teaching. They describe as "blessed" those who are poor, mourning, meek, hungry for righteousness, merciful, clean of heart, peacemakers, and persecuted.Jul 26, 2014 · Reading 1. 1 kgs 3:5, 7-12. The LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream at night. God said, “Ask something of me and I will give it to you.”. Solomon answered: “O LORD, my God, you have made me, your servant, king. to succeed my father David; but I am a mere youth, not knowing at all how to act. Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. Matthew 5:8 (NET) As a reminder, the fourth beatitude, hungering and thirsting for righteousness, marked a pivot in the Beatitudes. From there, God begins to fill his people with righteousness. He makes them the merciful, the pure in heart, and the peacemakers.I have become an outcast to my brothers, a stranger to my children, Because zeal for your house consumes me, and the insults of those who blaspheme you fall upon me. R. Lord, in your great love, answer me. I pray to you, O LORD, for the time of your favor, O God! In your great kindness answer me.Gospel. MT 22:1-14 OR 22:1-10. Jesus again in reply spoke to the chief priests and elders of the people. in parables, saying, "The kingdom of heaven may be likened to a king. who gave a wedding feast for his son. He dispatched his servants. to summon the invited guests to the feast, but they refused to come.THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO MATTHEW The position of the Gospel according to Matthew as the first of the four gospels in the New Testament reflects both the view that it was the first to be written, a view that goes back to the late second century A.D., and the esteem in which it was held by the church; no other was so frequently quoted in the noncanonical literature of earliest Christianity.CHAPTER 4. Vision of Heavenly Worship. * 1 After this I had a vision of an open door * to heaven, and I heard the trumpetlike voice that had spoken to me before, saying, “Come up here and I will show you what must happen afterwards.” 2 * At once I was caught up in spirit. a A throne was there in heaven, and on the throne sat 3 one whose appearance sparkled like jasper and carnelian. CHAPTER 10. The Mission of the Twelve. 1 * Then he summoned his twelve disciples * and gave them authority over unclean spirits to drive them out and to cure every disease and every illness. a 2 The names of the twelve apostles * are these: first, Simon called Peter, and his brother Andrew; James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother John; 3 Philip and Bartholomew, Thomas and Matthew the tax ...Monday of the Tenth Week in Ordinary Time. June 12, 2023. Daily Reading from the USCCB: Matthew 5:1-12. The liturgy now begins a 12-week series of readings from the Gospel according to Matthew. Today we hear the Beatitudes–the basic presentation of Jesus’ teaching that offers guidance to Jesus’ hearers on how to be in touch with God.R. (2b) My soul is thirsting for you, O Lord my God. O God, you are my God whom I seek; for you my flesh pines and my soul thirsts. like the earth, parched, lifeless and without water. R. My soul is thirsting for you, O Lord my God. Thus have I gazed toward you in the sanctuary.CHAPTER 5 *. Cure on a Sabbath. 1 After this, there was a feast * of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. a 2 Now there is in Jerusalem at the Sheep [Gate] * a pool called in Hebrew Bethesda, with five porticoes. b 3 In these lay a large number of ill, blind, lame, and crippled. * 4 * 5 One man was there who had been ill for thirty-eight years. 6 When Jesus …The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) offers daily readings to help individuals deepen their faith and connect with God. These readings are a powerful tool for spiritual growth and can be accessed easily online.USCCB - NAB - Matthew 5 Matthew Chapter 5 1 1 When he saw the crowds, 2 he went up the mountain, and after he had sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 He began to teach them, saying: 3 3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, 4 for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 5 Blessed are they who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5 The revised Protocol is a 34-page document that you can find on the USCCB website: www.usccb.org. ... sayings of Jesus from Matthew 5-7, rites of baptism, ...CHAPTER 26. The Conspiracy Against Jesus. 1 * When Jesus finished all these words, * he said to his disciples, 2 a “You know that in two days’ time it will be Passover, and the Son of Man will be handed over to be crucified.” 3 * Then the chief priests and the elders of the people assembled in the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas, 4 b and they consulted together to ... Introduction to the Sermon on the Mount - Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, and he began to teach them. The Beatitudes - He said: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek, for they …The Corporal Works of Mercy. The Corporal Works of Mercy are found in the teachings of Jesus and give us a model for how we should treat all others, as if they were Christ in disguise. They "are charitable actions by which we help our neighbors in their bodily needs" ().). They respond to the basic needs of humanity as we journey together through this life.CHAPTER 10. The Mission of the Twelve. 1 * Then he summoned his twelve disciples * and gave them authority over unclean spirits to drive them out and to cure every disease and every illness. a 2 The names of the twelve apostles * are these: first, Simon called Peter, and his brother Andrew; James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother John; 3 Philip and …1 Thes 1:1-5, 8b-10. Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy to the Church of the Thessalonians. in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: grace to you and peace. We give thanks to God always for all of you, remembering you in our prayers, unceasingly calling to mind your work of faith and labor of love. and endurance in hope of our Lord …June 13, 2023. Daily Reading from the USCCB: Matthew 5:13-16. Jesus teaches that his disciples have responsibilities in the world. They are to assist the Lord in keeping the world healthy. If the disciples don’t carry out their work the world becomes tasteless and dark. Just as salt and light do not have their effect through words, so also ...Jun 7, 2015 · PS 34:2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9. R. (9a) Taste and see the goodness of the Lord. I will bless the LORD at all times; his praise shall be ever in my mouth. Let my soul glory in the LORD; the lowly will hear me and be glad. R. Taste and see the goodness of the Lord. Glorify the LORD with me, let us together extol his name. This is probably due to the situation of Matthew’s church, when the sole opponents were the Pharisees. * [12:15–21] Matthew follows Mk 3:7–12 but summarizes his source in two verses (Mt 12:15, 16) that pick up the withdrawal, the healings, and the command for silence.Acts 2:14, 22-33. On the day of Pentecost, Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice, and proclaimed: “You who are Jews, indeed all of you staying in Jerusalem. Let this be known to you, and listen to my words. “You who are children of Israel, hear these words. Jesus the Nazorean was a man commended to you by God.Now there were in the Church at Antioch prophets and teachers: Barnabas, Symeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen who was a close friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul. for the work to which I have called them.”.* [7:1–12] In Mt 7:1 Matthew returns to the basic traditional material of the sermon (Lk 6:37–38, 41–42). The governing thought is the correspondence between conduct toward one’s fellows and God’s conduct toward the one so acting. CHAPTER 17. The Transfiguration of Jesus. * 1 a After six days Jesus took Peter, James, and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. * 2 * b And he was transfigured before them; his face shone like the sun and his clothes became white as light. 3 * And behold, Moses and Elijah appeared to them, conversing with him. 4 Then Peter said to Jesus in reply, "Lord, it is ...Reading 1. Sir 15:15-20. If you choose you can keep the commandments, they will save you; if you trust in God, you too shall live; he has set before you fire and water. to whichever you choose, stretch forth your hand. Before man are life and death, good and evil, whichever he chooses shall be given him. Immense is the wisdom of the Lord;PS 25:4-5, 6-7, 8-9. R. (6a) Remember your mercies, O Lord. Your ways, O LORD, make known to me; teach me your paths, guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my savior. R. Remember your mercies, O Lord. Remember that your compassion, O LORD, and your love are from of old.Matthew changes Mark’s “as he told you” to a declaration of the angel. * Contrast Mk 16:8 where the women in their fear “said nothing to anyone.” * [28:9–10] Although these verses are peculiar to Matthew, there are similarities between them and John’s account of the appearance of Jesus to Mary Magdalene .21. Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time. Monday of the Twenty-eighth Week in Ordinary Time. Memorial of Saint Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr. Feast of Saint Luke, evangelist. Memorial of Saints John de Brébeuf and Isaac Jogues, Priests, and Companions, Martyrs. Friday of the Twenty-eighth Week in Ordinary Time.Reading 1. 1 kgs 3:5, 7-12. The LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream at night. God said, “Ask something of me and I will give it to you.”. Solomon answered: “O LORD, my God, you have made me, your servant, king. to succeed my father David; but I am a mere youth, not knowing at all how to act.Matthew 5:3–12. 3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. 5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. 6 Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled. 7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall ...4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5 Blessed are the humble, for they will inherit the earth. 6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. 7 Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. 8 Blessed are the pure in heart, Peter, secured by double chains, was sleeping between two soldiers, while outside the door guards kept watch on the prison. Suddenly the angel of the Lord stood by him. and a light shone in the cell. He tapped Peter on the side and awakened him, saying, “Get up quickly.”. The chains fell from his wrists.Reading 1. Be holy, for I, the LORD, your God, am holy. “You shall not bear hatred for your brother or sister in your heart. do not incur sin because of him. Take no revenge and cherish no grudge against any of your people. You shall love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD.”.October 28, 2015. 11. A Path and a Goal (Matthew 5:1-12) Roman Catholic Spiritual Direction. “Waiting and patience are necessary if we are to fulfill what we have begun to be, and to receive, through God’s unfailing help, what we hope for and believe.” -St. Cyprian. Matthew 5:1-12: Seeing the crowds, he went up the hill.1 Jn 1:5—2:2. Beloved: This is the message that we have heard from Jesus Christ. and proclaim to you: God is light, and in him there is no darkness at all. If we say, “We have fellowship with him,”. while we continue to walk in darkness, we lie and do not act in truth. But if we walk in the light as he is in the light,R. Lord, in your great love, answer me. I pray to you, O LORD, for the time of your favor, O God! In your great kindness answer me. with your constant help. Answer me, O LORD, for bounteous is your kindness; in your great mercy turn toward me. R. Lord, in your great love, answer me. "See, you lowly ones, and be glad;a feast of rich food and choice wines, juicy, rich food and pure, choice wines. On this mountain he will destroy. the veil that veils all peoples, the web that is woven over all nations; he will destroy death forever. The Lord GOD will wipe away. the tears from every face; the reproach of his people he will remove.In these reflections, we highlight one essential dimension of the lay vocation which is sometimes overlooked or neglected: the social mission of Christians in the world. 1 Every believer is called to serve "the least of these," to "hunger and thirst for justice," to be a "peacemaker."29 de jan. de 2023 ... Mt 5:1-12). The first is fundamental. This is what it says: “Blessed ... Shortly afterwards, the USCCB followed suit, producing an English version ...* Matthew typically speaks of the understanding of the disciples. * Since Matthew tends to identify the disciples and the Twelve (see note on Mt 10:1), this saying about the Christian scribe cannot be taken as applicable to all who accept the message of Jesus. While the Twelve are in many ways representative of all who believe in him, they are ...Responsorial Psalm. 119:1-2, 4-5, 7-8. R. (1b) Blessed are they who follow the law of the Lord! Blessed are they whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the LORD. Blessed are they who observe his decrees, who seek him with all their heart. R. Blessed are they who follow the law of the Lord! You have commanded that your precepts.The Marcan parallel, “Crucify him” , addressed to Pilate, is changed by Matthew to the passive, probably to emphasize the responsibility of the crowds. * [27:24–25] Peculiar to Matthew. Took water…blood: cf. Dt 21:1–8, the handwashing prescribed in the case of a murder when the killer is unknown. The elders of the city nearest to ...7 Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. 8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. 9 Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God. 10 Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for the kingdom of heaven is theirs. 11 “You are blessed when they insult you and persecute you ...CHAPTER 5. The Healing of the Gerasene Demoniac. 1 * a They came to the other side of the sea, to the territory of the Gerasenes. 2 When he got out of the boat, at once a man * from the tombs who had an unclean spirit met him. 3 The man had been dwelling among the tombs, and no one could restrain him any longer, even with a chain. 4 In fact, he had frequently been bound with shackles and ...The revised Protocol is a 34-page document that you can find on the USCCB website: www.usccb.org. ... sayings of Jesus from Matthew 5-7, rites of baptism, ...The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) offers daily readings to help individuals deepen their faith and connect with God. These readings are a powerful tool for spiritual growth and can be accessed easily online.7 Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. 8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. 9 Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God. 10 Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for the kingdom of heaven is theirs. 11 “You are blessed when they insult you and persecute you ...Jesus told his disciples this parable: "A man going on a journey. called in his servants and entrusted his possessions to them. To one he gave five talents; to another, two; to a third, one--. to each according to his ability. Then he went away. Immediately the one who received five talents went and traded with them,Responsorial Psalm. Ps 33:12-13, 18-19, 20 and 22. R. (12) Blessed the people the Lord has chosen to be his own. Blessed the nation whose God is the LORD, the people he has chosen for his own inheritance. From heaven the LORD looks down; he sees all mankind. R. Blessed the people the Lord has chosen to be his own.Gospel. MT 22:1-14 OR 22:1-10. Jesus again in reply spoke to the chief priests and elders of the people. in parables, saying, "The kingdom of heaven may be likened to a king. who gave a wedding feast for his son. He dispatched his servants. to summon the invited guests to the feast, but they refused to come.USCCB - NAB - Matthew 5 Matthew Chapter 5 1 1 When he saw the crowds, 2 he went up the mountain, and after he had sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 He began to teach them, saying: 3 3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, 4 for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 5 Blessed are they who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5. Matthew - Chapter 3. 1 In due course John theyou know when I sit and when I stand; you understand my though Matthew 5:13-20. Lectionary for Mass (RC) Isaiah 58:7-10 Psalm 112:4-5, 6-7, 8-9 (4a) 1 Corinthians 2:1-5 Matthew 5:13-16. Salt and light are so much a part of our everyday experience that we take them for granted most of the time. Yet they make a big difference. R. (18a) The Lord is near to all who call upon him. Every Reading 1. Be holy, for I, the LORD, your God, am holy. "You shall not bear hatred for your brother or sister in your heart. do not incur sin because of him. Take no revenge and cherish no grudge against any of your people. You shall love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD." Sep 27, 2020 · PS 25:4-5, 6-7, 8-9. R. (6a) Remembe...

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