October 17, 2021 – 21st Sunday after Pentecost
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October 17, 2021 – 21st Sunday after Pentecost

GOSPEL: 35James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came forward to him and said to him, “Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you.” 36And he said to them, “What is it you want me to do for you?” 37And they said to him, “Grant us to sit, one at your right...

October 10, 2021, The Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
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October 10, 2021, The Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost

SERMON FOR THE 20th SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST                              10/10/21 In ancient times, the Israelites practiced worshiping God with burnt offerings.  Before the days of the temple, they would gather the community around a stone altar, and each would bring something to offer.  Pouring out a drink offering, harvested grains, animals, before the days of currency, these...

September 19, 2021 –  the 17th Sunday after Pentecost
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September 19, 2021 – the 17th Sunday after Pentecost

GOSPEL: The holy gospel according to Mark the 9th chapter. 30[Jesus and the disciples went on] and passed through Galilee. He did not want anyone to know it;31for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is to be betrayed into human hands, and they will kill him, and three days after...

September 12, 2021 – the 16th Sunday after Pentecost
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September 12, 2021 – the 16th Sunday after Pentecost

Gospel: Mark 8:27-38 27Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” 28And they answered him, “John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.” 29He asked them, “But who do you say that I...

September 5, 2021 – the 15th Sunday after Pentecost
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September 5, 2021 – the 15th Sunday after Pentecost

Gospel   Mark 7:24-37 24[Jesus] set out and went away to the region of Tyre. He entered a house and did not want anyone to know he was there. Yet he could not escape notice,25but a woman whose little daughter had an unclean spirit immediately heard about him, and she came and bowed down at his feet. 26Now...

August 29, 2021 the 14th Sunday after Pentecost
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August 29, 2021 the 14th Sunday after Pentecost

Gospel: Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 Now when the Pharisees and some of the scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered around [Jesus], they noticed that some of his disciples were eating with defiled hands, that is, without washing them. (For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, do not eat unless they thoroughly wash their hands,...

August 22, 2021 – the 13th Sunday after Pentecost
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August 22, 2021 – the 13th Sunday after Pentecost

Gospel: John 6:56-69 [Jesus said,] “Those who eat my flesh and drink my blood abide in me, and I in them. Just as the living Father sent me, and I live because of the Father, so whoever eats me will live because of me. This is the bread that came down from heaven, not like...

August 15, 2021 – the 12th Sunday after Pentecost
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August 15, 2021 – the 12th Sunday after Pentecost

Gospel Mary said, “My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked with favor on the lowliness of his servant. Surely, from now on all generations. will call me blessed; for the Mighty One has done great things for me, and holy is his name.  His mercy is...

August 8, 2021, The 11th Sunday after Pentecost
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August 8, 2021, The 11th Sunday after Pentecost

Gospel: John 6:35, 41-51 35Jesus said to [the crowd,] “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty. 41Then the Jews began to complain about him because he said, “I am the bread that came down from heaven.” 42They were saying,...

August 1, 2021, the Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
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August 1, 2021, the Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

GOSPEL READING John 6:24-35 24When the crowd saw that neither Jesus nor his disciples were [beside the sea,] they themselves got into the boats and went to Capernaum looking for Jesus. 25When they found him on the other side of the sea, they said to him, “Rabbi, when did you come here?” 26Jesus answered them, “Very truly, I...