Category Archives: Change in the Catholic Church

The Second Journey to Egypt – Held on Sunday, March 16, 2014

Outline of Post on the Scripture Session held on 03/16/14 Discussion of the Formation of the Scriptural Canon Background to today’s Reading Reading Gen. 43: 01 – 34 Discussion Discussion of the Formation of the Canon I began by providing … Continue reading

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1] Conclusion of the Rape of Dinah. 2] Journeys of Jacob: – Held on Sunday, December 22, 2013

Outline of Post on the Scripture Session held on 12/22/13 Previous Week’s [12/15/13] Review – Did Not Post Background to today’s Readings Readings Gen. 34: 30 – 31 Gen. 35: 01 – 29 Discussion Previous Week’s [12/15/13/ Review – Did … Continue reading

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The Rape of Dinah: Part 3 – Held on Sunday, December 08, 2013

Outline of Post on the Scripture Session held on 12/08/13 Pope Francis’ Exhortation, Background to today’s Reading Reading: Gen. 33: 18 – 34:31 Discussion Pope Francis’ Exhortation I began this week’s review not with what we had discussed the previous … Continue reading

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Advent – Comments on Parish Bulletin Information – Held on Sunday, December 2, 2012

Advent Our parish bulletin of St. Anthony All Saints in Canton, OH, http://www.stanthonyallsaintscanton.org/, and click on “weekly bulletin” had two sections that caught my attention.  The first, entitled Waiting for Joyful Hope, was a reflection on the Sunday Scriptures.  It … Continue reading

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Reflections on the “Corrupt and Crime Ridden Roman Catholic Church” article – Held on Sunday, November 11, 2012

A Reflection / Response to the article “Why I love the Corrupt and Crime Ridden Catholic Church.” I took my clue for our opening topic from an email that Ken had forwarded to me in which he provided a link … Continue reading

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Gen. 18: 01 – 15 – Abraham’s Visitors – Held on Sunday, October 21, 2012

Gen. 18:01 – 15 – Abraham’s Visitors Need for Notification I learned from the group that if I expect them to respond to my posts, I need to notify them when I actually post.  For those who would like to be notified, I … Continue reading

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The New Evangelization – Fr. Shori’s Addressed on the Weekend of October 13 – 14, 2012

The New Evangelization Fr. Shori addressed the topic of the New Evangelization at all the Masses over the weekend of October 13 – 14.  I think this topic is extremely important.  First of all because Jesus’ parting words to us … Continue reading

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Gen. 16: 1 – 16 – The Birth of Ishmael – Held on Sunday, September 16, 2012

Gen. 16: 1 – 16 – The Birth of Ishmael We began with introductions, a few new members, and a few older ones who were not present.  There were so many coincidences; we begin on the September 16th with the … Continue reading

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Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jn. 6: 51 – 58 The Bread of Life Discourse [Continuing] Background This passage concludes the church’s focus on the Bread of Life Discourse from John’s Gospel. We may notice that the passage begins by repeating the last verse from … Continue reading

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Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jn. 6: 41 – 51 The Bread of Life Discourse [Continuing] Background Fr. Ray Brown’s masterful Anchor Bible study of The Gospel According to John points out that there are two themes in the Bread of Life Discourse; one – … Continue reading

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