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Feast of the Holy Family (Advent/Christmas relection)

Lectionary readings: Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14, Colossians 3:12-21, Luke 2:41-52 Set against the background of our preliminary readings from Sirach and Colossians, today’s gospel reading is almost playful. Pious interpretation may hesitate to suggest that the twelve-year-old Jesus, who had lingered … Continue reading

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