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'This is my Son, my Chosen.' Sunday Reflections, 2nd Sunday of Lent, Year C

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Transfiguration, Blessed Fra Angelico [Web Gallery of Art]

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GospelLuke 9:28b-36 (New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised Catholic Edition)
Jesus took with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray.And while he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white. Suddenly they saw two men, Moses and Elijah, talking to him. They appeared in glory and were speaking of his departure, which he was about to accomplish at Jerusalem. Now Peter and his companions were weighed down with sleep; but since they had stayed awake, they saw his glory and the two men who stood with him. Just as they were leaving him, Peter said to Jesus, ‘Master, it is good for us to be here; let us make three dwellings, one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah’—not knowing what he …

‘Do not fear, only believe.’ Sunday Reflections, 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

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Raising of the Daughter of Jairus, Paolo Veronese [Web Gallery of Art]
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Gospel Mark 5:21-43 (or 5:21-24, 35b-43) (New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised Catholic Edition)
When Jesus had crossed again in the boat to the other side, a great crowd gathered round him; and he was by the lake. Then one of the leaders of the synagogue named Jairus came and, when he saw him, fell at his feet and begged him repeatedly, ‘My little daughter is at the point of death. Come and lay your hands on her, so that she may be made well, and live.’ So he went with him. And a large crowd followed him and pressed in on him. [Now there was a woman who had been suffering from haemorrhages for twelve years. She had endured much under many physicians, and had spent all that she had; and she was no better, but rather grew worse. She had hear…