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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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Today’s reading gives biblical examples of expecting and accepting rejection and persevering despite the obstacles.
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Jesus responds to needs quickly and effectively, demonstrating selflessness, adaptability and concern for the welfare of others.
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Jaime L. Waters
Today’s readings teach several important points about leadership: the need for rest, retreat and recovery, and compassion.
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The readings remind us to be realistic and recognize that not everyone will respond favorably.
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Today’s stories offer important reminders of the power of faith to overcome even the most difficult of circumstances.
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We also get a behind-the-scenes perspective of Jesus’ interaction with the disciples.
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We get a behind-the-scenes perspective of Jesus’ interaction with the disciples.
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As we examine today’s readings, we should be mindful of the significance of the Eucharist as a means to encounter God.
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We are encouraged to encounter God in our lives and share those experiences with others through our words and actions.
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Jaime L. Waters
We remember the important role of the Spirit in guiding and sustaining faith after Jesus’ resurrection.