Sadducees

Saturday: Preparation for the Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary Exodus 13:3-10 The Festival of Unleavened Bread

Semi-continuous Judges 6:1-10 A prophet calls out Israel for its disobedience.

Both Matthew 16:5-12 Jesus uses the figure of leaven to warn the apostles to beware of the Pharisees and the Sadducees.

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Saturday: Preparation for the Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

Saturday: Preparation for the Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary:  Ezekiel 36:33-38 God says “I will cleanse you from your sines, and cause the towns to be inhabited and the waste places rebuilt.”

Semi-continuous: Genesis 50::15-26 Joseph tells his brothers, “Even though you intended to do harm to me, God intended it for good, in order to preserve a numerous people.”

Both: Matthew 16:5-12 Jesus warns the disciples to beware of the teaching of the Pharisees and Sadducees.

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Saturday: Preparation for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Saturday: Preparation for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary:  1 Kings 18:41-46 The drought is broken, and Elijah meets Ahab at Jezreel.

Semi-continuous: Genesis 37:5-11 Joseph’s dreams anger his brothers.

Both: Matthew 16:1-4 The Pharisees and Sadducees came to ask Jesus for a sign from heaven. Jesus told them the only sign they would see would be the sign of Jonah.

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