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The Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary 1 Kings 19:4-8 An angel brings food and water to Elijah.

Semi-continuous 2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33 David laments Absalom’s death.

Both Ephesians 4:25-5:2 We should forgive one another, as Christ has forgiven us.

Both John 6:35, 41-51 Jesus says, “I am the bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live forever.”

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The Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary Exodus 16:2-4, 9-15 God provides manna.

Semi-continuous 2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a David is rebuked by Nathan for his adultery with Bathsheba and killing of Uriah.

Both Ephesians 4:1-16 Live with humility and gentleness, with patience bearing one another in love.

Both John 6:24-35 Jesus says, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.”

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Thursday: Preparation for the Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary: Amos 1:1-2:5 God decrees punishment to the nations.

Semi-continuous: Joshua 5:10-12 Passover at Gilgal; manna ceases.

Both: Revelation 8:6-9:12 The first five angels blow their trumpets, bringing the first great woe.

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Monday: Reflection on the Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Monday: Reflection on the Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary: Genesis 27:1-29 Jacob steals Esau’s blessing.

Semi-continuous: Exodus 16:31-35 A omer of manna is to be kept forever.

Both: Romans 15;1-16 Paul names women and men to be greeted. He commends Phoebe.

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The Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

The Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary: Jonah 3:10-4:11 When God saw the people of Nineveh turned from their evil ways, God changed God’s mind about the calamity God had planned and did not do it.

Semi-continuous: Exodus 16:2-15 The Israelites complained of hunger against Moses and Aaron. God provided manna for them to eat.

Both: Philippians 1:21-30 Live your life in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ, standing firm in one spirit and striving for the faith of the gospel.

Both: Matthew 20:1-16 The parable of the laborers in the vineyard.

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Friday: Preparation for the Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Friday: Preparation for the Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary: Nahum 2:3-13 See, I am against you, says the Lord of hosts.

Semi-continuous: Exodus 16:1-21 The Israelites complained of hunger against Moses and Aaron. God provided manna for them to eat.

Both: 2 Corinthians 13:5-10 Test yourselves. Do you not realize that Jesus Christ is in you?

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Wednesday: Reflection on the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Wednesday: Reflection on the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Complementary: Exodus 16 (portions): The Israelites receive manna and quail.

Semi-continuous: Isaiah 43:1-7 Do not fear, I have redeemed you, and called you by name. You are mine.

Both: Matthew 15:32-39 Again, Jesus feeds a multitude with seven loaves and a few fish.

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