“John went through the whole region of the Jordan, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins, as it is written in the words of Isaiah: ‘A voice of one crying out in the desert: Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths.’” Luke 3: 4,6.
“Stand erect and raise your heads because your redemption is at hand.” Luke 21:28.
In mid-October, my Cut Focus video crew and I traveled to Saint Dominic’s Church in San Francisco and onto Saint James Church in Petaluma where we attended a parish retreat conducted by Sister Patricia Bruno, O.P., and Father Jude Siciliano, O.P.
Nov. 11: Thirty-Second Sunday “The Lord keeps faith forever, secures justice for the oppressed, gives food to the hungry.” Psalm 146.
“Jesus said to him, ‘You are not far from the kingdom of God.’” Mark 12:28-34.
“’Take courage, Jesus is calling you.’” Mark 10:46-52.
“The Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.” Mark 10: 35 -45.