Study, Pray, Serve: 29th Sunday of the Year

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Let’s explore some of the themes in the readings for the 29th Sunday of the Year.

1st Reading – Exodus 17:8-13

  • Moses, supported by Aaron and Hur, prays during a battle.
  • With their physical help and God’s intervention, Israel was victorious.

Psalm – 121:1-8

  • “Our help is from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.”
  • Wherever we are in the world, God guards and guides us.

2nd Reading – 2nd Timothy 3:14-4:2

  • Persist and remain faithful to what we have learned and believed.
  • All Scripture is inspired by God and useful for daily life.

Gospel – Luke 18:1-8

  • The dishonest judge responds to the persistent efforts of a widow.
  • God will respond to our needs, but will the Son of Man find faith on earth?

Mass Readings – 29th Sunday of the Year


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A Catholic priest since 1997, Fr. Andrew Ricci is currently the rector of the Cathedral of Christ the King in Superior, WI. His website "Three Great Things" can be found at and his podcasts can be found under "Catholic Inspiration" in the iTunes store. View all posts by Fr. Andrew Ricci

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