Taxes & St. Joseph

Bible Study: (2:14)

Lk 19:1-10

  • Father explains the Roman taxation system


  • (20:49) – The Picture Bible 
  • (23:27) – Circumcision 
  • (27:39) – The sins of St. Joseph? 

Word of the Day: Tax Collector (33:57)


  • (36:13) – Does the number 19 have religious significance w/St. Joseph and having Happy, Holy Death?
  • (38:58) – What is Fr. Simon’s definition of the last name Emmel? 
  • (43:27) – How do I deal with the Sacristan in my Church who I have a difficult relationship with?
  • (45:17) – Luke 1:42 and Elizabeth cried out in a loud voice. What’s the significance?
  • (46:43) – Could you walk us in the process from when Mary was 14 till Joseph took her as his wife?
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