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Jaime L. Waters teaches Scripture at DePaul University in Chicago. She is an associate professor of Catholic studies.
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Jesus emphasizes the selflessness of the shepherd, insisting that he volunteers to protect his flock.
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Jesus teaches the apostles by opening their minds to understand the Scriptures.
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Divine Mercy Sunday reminds us to pray for God’s compassion and forgiveness and to afford the same to one another.
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The reactions of the early Christian witnesses are a mixture of fear, faith, confusion and understanding.
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The readings remind us of requirements that come with membership in a community of faith.
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As we try to recover from years of lies and their effects, we must all come to grips with reality.
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As we near the end of Lent, today we hear of a more intimate covenant with God.
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Many people who walked with Jesus are unnamed in the Gospels. They offer us models for living as Christian witnesses.
Henry Louis Gates Jr. inside of Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Ga. (photo: PBS).
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Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. offers a thought-provoking journey through American history using the Black church as an entry point and a lens for critical examination. 
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Today’s Gospel prompts us to honor, appreciate and thank the many people who have been healers in our midst,