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'I must stay at your house today.' Sunday Reflections. 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

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Zacchaeus receives Jesus, Church of the Good Shepherd, Jericho [Wikipedia]
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Gospel Luke 19:1-10 (Revised StandardVersion – Catholic Edition
Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. And there was a man named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector, and rich. And he sought to see who Jesus was, but could not, on account of the crowd, because he was small of stature. So he ran on ahead and climbed up into a sycamore tree to see him, for he was to pass that way. And when Jesus came to the place, he looked up and said to him, "Zacchaeus, make haste and come down; for I must stay at your house today." So he made haste and came down, and received him joyfully. And when they saw it they all murmured, "He has gone in to be the guest of a man who is a sinner." 

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