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Ephphatha

Cycle BOrdinary TimeWeek 23

by Bishop Robert BarronSeptember 09, 2018

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In this weeks Gospel, Jesus heals a man who is deaf and dumb. When we read this account at the spiritual level, we see that he cures those who are deaf to the Word of God and hence unable to speak it clearly. How relevant this message is to our own time!

Mass Readings

Reading 1 - Isaiah 35:4-7
Psalm - Psalm 146:6-10
Reading 2 - James 2:1-5
Gospel - Mark 7:31-37