Voices
Michael R. Simone, S.J., is an assistant professor of Scripture at Boston College School of Theology and Ministry.
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Michael SimoneMay 17, 2019
The disciples’ mission is now ours, and Christ is ready to share with us the same power he gave them.
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Michael SimoneMay 17, 2019
In Luke’s mind, the Spirit that had once dwelt in the Temple had now taken up residence among Christ’s disciples.
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Michael SimoneMay 03, 2019
One might have expected a statement of disappointment or regret. Instead, Jesus speaks to his disciples of love.
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Michael SimoneMay 03, 2019
As the first disciples trusted in the Advocate, they found a love that gave peace to their hearts.
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Michael SimoneApril 19, 2019
The Twelve were servants of Jesus’ mission. Now, after the resurrection, they have become Jesus’ friends.
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Michael SimoneApril 19, 2019
This Sunday’s Gospel calls us to create that quiet place in the midst of the world’s distractions,
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Michael SimoneApril 05, 2019
Vengeance, retribution and pitiless justice only amplify the power of sin.
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Michael SimoneApril 05, 2019
We are like the angel messengers at the tomb: to interpret the signs of Christ’s presence and activity.
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Michael SimoneMarch 22, 2019
Do you treat God’s law as a tool for conversion or for retribution?
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Michael SimoneMarch 22, 2019
How can you emulate Jesus’ unwavering obedience to God?