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Michael R. Simone, S.J., is an assistant professor of Scripture at Boston College School of Theology and Ministry.

Faith The Word
Michael Simone September 21, 2017
Today's parable challenges anyone today with a position of leadership in the church.
Faith The Word
Michael Simone September 21, 2017
The Gospel passage this week finds Jesus still in the Temple, warning the chief priests and elders that their time is running out.
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Michael Simone September 08, 2017
Matthew recognized God at work when John drew in sinners and Jesus attracted Gentiles.
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Michael Simone September 08, 2017
‘You too go into my vineyard, and I will give you what is just.’ (Mt 20:4)
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Michael Simone August 25, 2017
We who trust in God’s grace will discover no limits to our own mercy.
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Michael Simone August 25, 2017
God is at work enabling the church to reconcile the estranged, to restore ties of affection among people and to pray for the realization of God’s dreams.
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Michael Simone August 15, 2017

A friend of mine received a set of virtual reality goggles last Christmas and invited me over to try them out. I was not expecting much.

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Michael Simone August 11, 2017
When we try to control our life story, we actually lose our freedom.
Faith The Word
Michael Simone August 11, 2017
In the spiritual life, insight is the result of faith, not its cause.
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Michael Simone July 28, 2017
The Canaanite woman’s stubborn prayer is a genuine example of the faith of Israel.