State of Disagreement – March 24, 2023

Bible Study: (1:56)

Wis 2:1a, 12-22

  • Father gives his thoughts on the state of society

Jn 7:1-2, 10, 25-30

  • Did Jesus lie to his relatives? 


  • (24:13) – Will all Baptized people go to heaven? 
  • (25:35) – what was the authority of the Pharisees? 
  • (30:21) – Karen writes in about Father’s use of the name ‘Karen’
  • (31:20) – Paul give more ideas for families getting back to the Church
  • (34:09) – Why does Jesus make clay with saliva? 

Word of the Day: Tabernacle (36:55)


  • (40:05) – What do you think about the commentary on the gospel of John from Fr. Raymond Brown?
  • (43:58) – Is it okay for two people to cantor during the psalm response at the ambo?
  • (44:37) – In Isaiah it says where the Messiah will be born, but if the rabbis don’t follow Isaiah, how did they know where Jesus will be born?
  • (46:09) – I’m a little confused about the covenant made w/Abraham?  Could you give a good definition of covenant?
  • (47:38) – Is a medal scapular as good as a brown or green one?
  • (48:21) – Was Jesus a Pharisee, is that possible?
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