thessalonians

"I’D WALK A MILE FOR A CAMEL" – One Bread, One Body, Aug 26, 2014

2 Thessalonians 2:1-3, 14-17 | Psalm 96:10-13 | Matthew 23:23-26 "You strain out the gnat and swallow the camel!" —Matthew 23:24 Jesus accused the Pharisees of straining out the gnat and swallowing the camel. Elsewhere, Jesus said it was easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God (Mt 19:24). [...]

Catholic Mass Readings for Monday, August 27th, 2012

First Reading 2 Thes 1:1-5, 11-12 Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy to the Church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. We ought to thank God always for you, brothers and sisters, as is fitting, because your faith flourishes ever more, and the love of every one of you for one another grows ever greater. [...]