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Zeal for your House will consume me – John 2:13-25 – Meaning and Commentary

“Zeal for your house will consume me” – When Jesus came to Jerusalem during the Passover, he shocked the Jewish leaders by forcibly expelling money changers and merchants from the temple.

Repent and believe the good news – Mark 1:12-15 – Meaning and Commentary

Repent and believe the good news – Jesus overcame temptations and can lead us through these struggles if we allow Him.

Medjugorje Messages 2021

“Dear children! I am calling you at this time to prayer, fasting, and renunciation, that you may be stronger in faith.”

Jesus Drives Out an Impure Spirit – Mark 1:21-28 – Meaning and Commentary

We are now cleansed by faith in Jesus Christ, we can be part of the kingdom of God. It’s a free gift. There is no need to do any special and complicated cleaning tasks.

First Disciples of Jesus – Mark 1:14-20 – Meaning and Commentary

First Disciples of Jesus – It’s not an invitation. This is the call, “Follow me.” The creative word of God, which calls light and other beings into existence, now calls man – the image of God – to become partaker of the new creation.

Who were the Two Disciples of John the Baptist that followed Jesus – John 1:35-42 – Meaning and Commentary

Then Jesus invites the disciples, “Come and see.” Jesus also invites me, “Come and see.” He repeats this every day.

The Baptism of Jesus Christ – Mark 1:7-11 – Meaning and Commentary

The fact that the voice from heaven calls him “chosen” and “loved” further reinforces the unique relationship between the Father and the Son, which is so special that it overshadows all previous human relationships with God.

And the Word Became Flesh – John 1 1-18 – Meaning and Commentary

John describes Jesus as the word of God, the creative, life, and light that came to earth as a man.

Jesus presented in the Temple – Luke 2 22 40 – Meaning and Commentary

Simeon and Anna are persons full of symbolism. Their role is to recognize the expected Messiah after the enlightenment of the Holy Spirit.

Behold the Handmaid of the Lord – Luke 1 26 38 – Meaning and Commentary

God gives us grace and expects us to respond with the same will and heartfelt confidence as Mary did. God’s will also gives help and means to respond.

I baptize you with Water – John 1 6 28 – Meaning and Commentary

I baptize you with Water – John 1 6 28 – Meaning and Commentary. Jesus as the Risen One is among us in many ways. Often, however, we do not recognize Him.

St John the Baptist Prepares the Way – Mark 1:1-8 – Meaning and Commentary

The life of St John the Baptist was a glowing signpost for the people. He directed them to the coming of Jesus Christ and pointed to the coming of his kingdom. We read in the Bible that John the Baptist was already filled with the Holy Spirit in the womb of his mother Elizabeth

Watch and Pray – Mark 13 33 37 – Meaning and Commentary

The time of Advent is a time to expand our minds and open our hearts to the Lord’s presence in us and in the world, but also for His final coming. Watch and Pray.

Advent Wreath and Candles Meaning

Today, we can buy an Advent wreath in any store, which is a reflection of the growing commercialization of Christmas and December. A wreath we make ourselves is worth much more.

Parable of the Sheep and the Goats – Matthew 25 31 46 – Meaning and Commentary

When the Son of Man comes in his glory again as Judge and Ruler over all, He will call every man before Him to give him the answer to the question, “Who did you love and put first in your life?”

Prayer for expectant Mothers and for pregnant Women

Prayer and rite for the expectant Mother from the Book of Blessings: Ritual Edition (Roman Ritual)