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Lectio Divina: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

The Last Judgment from the Bedford Hours Searching for the Kingdom of God in the Humility of the Wait Paris, November 15, 2013 (Zenit.org) Monsignor Francesco Follo The question is to understand what to do now, not to know what … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Psalterium Feriatum The God of the Living Flower Not of the Dead Thoughts Paris, November 08, 2013 (Zenit.org) Monsignor Francesco Follo 1) Life is not taken away from us but it is transformed In today’s gospel, some Sadducees go to … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

The Sycamore in Jericho <b)Jesus at Our House Paris, October 31, 2013 (Zenit.org) Monsignor Francesco Follo 1) The humble desire for God leads to conversion This Sunday as well the Gospel presents us a tax collector as a co-star. Today … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Millais: the Pharisee and the Tax Collector Without Humility Prayer Degenerates Into Arrogance Paris, October 25, 2013 (Zenit.org) Monsignor Francesco Follo 1) Prayer must be humble Last Sunday’s Liturgy of the Word has taught us that prayer to be true … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

The Bench Like Children in Their Mother’s Arms, Let Our Hearts Rest in God’s Heart Paris, October 18, 2013 (Zenit.org) Monsignor Francesco Follo 1) Prayer must be persistent In the first reading and in the Gospel of today’s liturgy we … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

The Pedagogy of Humility By Monsignor Francesco Follo Religious rule not etiquette The liturgy of the Roman Rite in the first reading taken from the book of Sirach presents a paternal recommendation: we should make ours an attitude of attention … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

The Good and the Goods By Monsignor Francesco Follo (Zenit.org) – As the pearls are linked together by a string so are the virtues of charity that make us rich of God (St. Pius of Pietralcina) 1)    To accumulate the … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time.

By Monsignor Francesco Follo A Father that gives us back one hundred times more than what we have left behind to follow Christ. 1)    What and How Through today’s Roman Gospel, by teaching us the Our Father and telling us … Continue reading

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Mary’s Hospitality Is Not Idleness But Love – Lectio Divina: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

By Monsignor Francesco Follo (Zenit.org) – 1)    Mary’s hospitality was not dictated by laziness but by love. Not only Martha but also Mary “did” something for Christ. In fact she has chosen the best way “to do”. Let’s proceed in … Continue reading

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Lectio Divina: Solemnity of the Holy Trinity – Divine Love and Human Love

From Zenit By Monsignor Francesco Follo  From the Cross to the Trinity The entire Most Holy Trinity is involved in Love and by Love with the Cross of Christ. Many antique pictures represent the Father’s arms holding the Crucifix. For … Continue reading

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