"Then Mary said, “Here am I, the servant of the Lord; let it be with me according to your word.” (Luke 1:38)

Gospel Notes

Fr Bill's Homily for Eleventh Sunday

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Gospel for Eleventh Sunday (14 June 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelHe also said, "The kingdom of God is as if someone
would scatter seed on the ground, and would sleep and rise night and day, and
the seed would sprout and grow, he does not know how.

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Fr Bill's Homily for Corpus Christi

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Gospel for Feast of Corpus Christi (7 June 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelOn the first day of Unleavened Bread, when the Passover lamb is sacrificed, his disciples said to him, "Where do you want us to go and make the preparations for you to eat the Passover?"

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Fr Bill's Homily for Trinity Sunday

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Gospel for Feast of the Trinity (31 May 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelNow the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them. When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. And Jesus came and said to them, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.

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Fr Bill's Homily for Pentecost (May 24 2015)

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Gospel for Pentecost (24 May 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospel"When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who comes from the Father, he will testify on my behalf. You also are to testify because you have been with me from the beginning."

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Gospel for Feast of the Ascension (17 May 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelAnd he said to them, "Go into all the world and proclaim the good news to the whole creation.

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Gospel for Sixth Sunday of Easter (10 May 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelAs the Father has loved me, so I have loved you; abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love. I have said these things to you so that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be complete.

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Homily for Sixth Sunday of Easter

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Homily for Fifth Sunday of Easter

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Gospel for the Fifth Sunday of Easter (3 May 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospel"I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinegrower. He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to make it bear more fruit. You have already been cleansed by the word that I have spoken to you. Abide in me as I abide in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself unless it abides in the vine, neither can you unless you abide in me.

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Reflection on Third Sunday of Easter

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Homily for Fourth Sunday of Easter

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Gospel for Fourth Sunday of Easter (26 April 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospel"I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. The hired hand, who is not the shepherd and does not own the sheep, sees the wolf coming and leaves the sheep and runs away—and the wolf snatches them and scatters them.

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Gospel for the Third Sunday of Easter (19 April 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelThen they told what had happened on the road, and how he had been made known to them in the breaking of the bread.

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Gospel for Second Sunday of Easter (12 April 2015)

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelWhen it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, "Peace be with you."

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Gospel for the Easter Vigil (4 April 2015)

 

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelWhen the sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, so that they might go and anoint him. And very early on the first day of the week, when the sun had risen, they went to the tomb.

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Gospel for Palm Sunday of the Passion of Our Lord

Notes by Michael Whelan SM

JGospelWhen they were approaching Jerusalem, at Bethphage and Bethany, near the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples and said to them, "Go into the village ahead of you, and immediately as you enter it, you will find tied there a colt that has never been ridden; untie it and bring it.

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