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Recognizing Our Poverty

“Give them some food yourselves.”  With these words in  Sunday’s Gospel (Mt 14:13-21), Jesus is not only challenging His disciples, but is once again being the Teacher.  He wants them to understand their own poverty, apart from Him.  At the same time, He wants to teach them the ever abiding richness that flows from Him. Blessed Pope John Paul II in His Post Synodal Exhortation, Pastores Gregis, following the 2001 Synod on the Life of Bishops, in the conclusion, used this passage to give a concise teaching on the abundance of grace and goodness that is […]

By Daniele Zedda • 18 February

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