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'We have only done what was our duty'. Sunday Reflections, 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

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Boy ploughing with water buffalo in Laos(Luke 17:7)
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Gospel Luke 17:5-10 (Revised StandardVersion – Catholic Edition
The apostles said to the Lord, "Increase our faith!" And the Lord said, "If you had faith as a grain of mustard seed, you could say to this sycamine tree, 'Be rooted up, and be planted in the sea,' and it would obey you. 
"Will any one of you, who has a servant plowing or keeping sheep, say to him when he has come in from the field, 'Come at once and sit down at table? Will he not rather say to him, 'Prepare supper for me, and gird yourself and serve me, till I eat and drink; and afterward you shall eat and drink? Does he thank the servant because he did what was commanded? So you also, when you have done all that is commanded yo…