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Since 1732, the Redemptorists — a congregation of missionary priests and brothers — have followed in Jesus’ footsteps, preaching the Word and serving the poor and most abandoned.
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Category: Lent

Daniel 3:14-20, 91-92, 95; Daniel 3:52-56; John 8:31-42

Did you ever stop to think about the good you can do by example? I heard a story recently that gives an example for reflection. A group of businessmen had just finished a meeting and were scheduled to catch a flight to another city for another important meeting. One of them [read more]


Numbers 21:4-9; Psalm 102; John 8:21-30

A symbol of sin becomes a sign of God’s desire to save. Today’s first reading from Numbers reminds us how easily the people’s hearts became hardened. Despite witnessing so many signs of God’s election performed through [read more]


Daniel 13:1-9, 15-17, 19-30, 33-62; Psalm 23; John 8:12-20

In the first reading, Daniel, like a shrewd detective, brought the truth to light and condemnation to those who lied. The reading also tells us of the testing of Susanna’s courage [read more]


Isaiah 43:16-21; Psalm 126; Philippians 3:8-14; John 8:1-11

In June 2015 a young white supremacist named Dylann Roof viciously attacked African-American worshippers at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C. Nine were murdered and [read more]


Jeremiah 11:18-20; Psalm 7; John 7:40-53

We live today in a world of us and them. We’re divided into red states and blue states, friends and enemies.

Jeremiah had enemies, and he wanted vengeance. Jesus had enemies, and [read more]