Giving Blessings – January 20, 2023

Bible Study: (3:31)

Heb 8:6-13

  • Father talks about what a mediator really is

Mk 3:13-19

  • Father gives his thoughts about the Sermon on the Mount 


  • (21:54) – Who can give blessings at mass? 
  • (23:44) – If we have Christ in us, why do we need to receive him in the Eucharist? 
  • (25:46) – Question about communion services

Word of the Day: OLD (28:43)


  • (33:11) – I think nlessing the children that come up is beautiful thing.  What’s your response?
  • (39:08) – Why do we recite the creed only Sunday and solemnities?
  • (43:26) – My niece is getting married civilly, and later getting married in the Church; should I attend the wedding? 
  • (45:41) – John the Baptist earlier said that he wasn’t The Prophet.  What prophet was he talking about?
  • (48:01) – Comparisons between celebrating mass for someone who died, compared to mass for someone who’s living; what’s the difference?
  • (49:50) – What should I do during the sign of peace? 
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