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Hannah, Her Son, and the Holy Family

FeastsHoly Family

by Bishop Robert BarronDecember 27, 20152 Comments

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Lots of people today will tell you what makes a family well-adjusted, functional, and peaceful. But in today's readings for the Feast of the Holy Family, which center on two exemplary women, Hannah and Mary, the Church wants to tell us what makes a family holy.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 - 1 Samuel 1:20-28
Psalm - Psalm 128:1-5
Reading 2 - Colossians 3:12-21
Gospel - Luke 2:41-52