I Desire Mercy – February 28, 2024

Bible Study: (2:22)

Jer 18:18-20

  • Father explains how language influences perception 

Mt 20:17-28

  • Father explains (again!) what the Kingdom really is


  • (21:19) – In OT, why does require animal sacrifice and then say ‘I desire mercy not sacrifice?’
    • Wouldn’t poor people rather have food rather than beautiful Churches? 
  • (31:01) – Kyrie eléison question 
  • (31:56) – Mass for non-Catholics? 

Word of the Day: Many (34:43)Callers:

  • (38:43) – If the creed is the list of all the things we believe then why is the real presence not listed?
  • (42:41) – I’ve had many miracles happen to me and I just wanted to let people know that miracles are still happening.
  • (43:31) – The God of the old and new testament seem like two different people. Can you explain why this is?
  • (48:05) – Why are there not as many Monsignors?  
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