Bishops hold Mass at US border

The bishops of the Catholic Church in the United States have for weeks expressed outrage and condemned the government’s recent practice of separating children from a parent or a family member if they’re caught crossing the US-Mexico border without legal documentation. On July 1, led by the President of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, a delegation of prelates from around the country physically stepped into the ground zero of the immigration debate when they arrived in the Brownsville-McAllen area near the southern border to meet those affected by the…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE THIRTEENTH WEEK WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1) HOMILY THEME: WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF.. JESUS HAS POWER OVER THEM

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE THIRTEENTH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF..  JESUS HAS POWER OVER THEM BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Mt. 8:28-34) Wednesday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time In the day’s Gospel Jesus dealt with two demoniacs which were terrorizing the territory of the Gadarenes. The people were so afraid of their savagery that they shied away from their places of attacks. When Jesus came, they lost their aggressiveness, boldness, and fearlessness. They questioned Jesus’s presence. And before…

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Reading for Wednesday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Liturgical Colour: green/white

First Reading: (Amos 5: 14-15, 21-24) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 50: 7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, 16bc-17) Gospel: (Matthew 8: 28-34)   First Reading: (Amos 5: 14-15, 21-24) Seek ye good, and not evil, that you may live: and the Lord the God of hosts will be with you, as you have said. Hate evil, and love good, and establish judgment in the gate: it may be the Lord the God of hosts may have mercy on the remnant of Joseph. I hate, and have rejected your festivities: and I will not receive the odour…

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