Children's Liturgy of the Word

February 5 - Fifth Sunday Ordinary Time

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Jesus tells His disciples gathered for that sermon, and us (reading the story from the Bible) that we all “are like light for the whole world.”  How can we be “like light for the whole world”?  Does He want us to walk around with candles or flashlights to help people when it is dark?  While that would certainly be a good deed, that is probably not what Jesus was thinking.  Jesus talks about lighting a lamp in the house.  He says that no one lights a lamp and then covers it.  Instead, it is put on a stand, and notice what He says, “where it can give life to everyone in the house.”  So it looks like Jesus thinks light is a good thing.  He says, “Make your light shine so that others see the good that you do.”  And you “make your light shine” by doing good works.

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Previous Readings

January 29th

January 22nd

 January 15th 

January 9th - Baptism of the Lord

January 8th - Epiphany

New Years - Solemnity of Mary

Christmas

Dec 19

Dec 11

Dec 3 

April 3

March 27

March 13

March 6

February 27th

February 20th

February 13th

5th Ordinary 

January 30th

January 23rd

January 16th

January 9th

January 2nd   

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