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I Am Doing Something New!

Cycle BOrdinary TimeWeek 7

by Bishop Robert BarronFebruary 19, 2012

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This Sunday's Gospel tells the story of the paralytic man whom Jesus forgave and commanded to walk. Paralysis is an effective allegory for sin-how it traps and immobilizes us. God's desire for us is movement, for his love can shatter our paralysis and free us from our sinful past. God is not a "no", but a resounding "Yes."