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Oct 18, 2016

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“whoever exalts himself will be humbled,
and the one who humbles himself will be exalted.” (Luke 18:14)

Reflecting on the readings for the Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jeff Cavins encourages us to walk in humility and remember that God is the one who justifies. The Sunday Readings are:

First Reading: Sirach 35:12-14, 16-18
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 34:2-3, 17-18, 19, 23
Second Reading: 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18
Alleluia: 2 Corinthians 5:19
Gospel: Luke 18:9-14

Meet Jeff Cavins

Jeff Cavins is passionate about helping people understand Scripture and become disciples of Jesus Christ. Though he was born Catholic, Jeff went to Bible school and served as a protestant minister for twelve years before reverting to the Catholic Faith. Jeff then received his MA in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville. Since then, he has become a leading Catholic evangelist and author.

Jeff created The Bible Timeline learning system, which revolutionized Catholic Bible Study for millions of Catholics. Since its introduction, Jeff has developed The Great Adventure series of Bible studies to help people better understand Sacred Scripture and its meaning for their lives. 

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