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Spiritual Reflections on Sunday's Readings
28th Sunday of Ordinary Time
Year B
October 10, 2021
Spirituality of the Readings

John Foley, SJ

For the Love of God

Our story is about a rich young man.

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In Exile

Ron Rolheiser

Jesus' Way of Wisdom

Amazement is not what Jesus wants and it is never something that does us good.

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Glancing Thoughts

Eleonore Stump

Inheriting Eternal Life

If you don’t sell everything you have, are you going to hell?

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The Perspective of Justice

Gerald Darring

Everlasting Life

There is more to this story than renunciation of material possessions. Jesus does not tell the man simply to get rid of his possessions: he must sell them and give to the poor.

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Discussion Questions

Anne Osdieck

Leaving Things Behind

Are possessions themselves the difficulty, or is it clinging to them? Or is the problem the inner drive to own and accumulate?

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A Poem to
Sit With

J Janda

outstretched arms

were his

only posture

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