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Father Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Matthew 28:16-20

Mat 28:16  And the eleven disciples went into Galilee, unto the mountain where Jesus had appointed them. And the eleven disciples went into Galilee. Matthew omits the rest of Christ’s appearances, and mentions only that one which took place in Galilee, … Continue reading

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Father Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on John 14:15-21

Joh 14:15  If you love me, keep my commandments. If you love Me, &c. Christ here takes His farewell of His disciples, gives His last commands, which pertain to the exercise of the three chief theological virtues, faith, hope, and … Continue reading

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Father Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on on John 14:1-12

Joh 14:1  Let not your heart be troubled. You believe in God: believe also in me. Let not your heart, &c. Christ saw that the minds of His disciples were troubled, i.e. anxious and sorrowful, because He had foretold them … Continue reading

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Father Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on John 10:1-10

Joh 10:1  Amen, amen, I say to you: He that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold but climbeth up another way, the same is a thief and a robber. Amen, amen (that is in truth, most truly and … Continue reading

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Cornelius A Lapide’s Commentary on John 12:1-11

A few notes in red are my additions. Joh 12:1  Jesus therefore, six days before the pasch, came to Bethania, where Lazarus had been dead, whom Jesus raised to life. Jesus therefore, six days before the pasch (Passover),  &c. He came … Continue reading

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Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Matthew 4:12-22

Note: This post has not yet been edited and the scripture text added Ver. 12.—When Jesus had heard, &c. Matthew, Mark, and Luke all omit the embassy of the Jews to John the Baptist, asking him if he were the … Continue reading

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Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Matthew 17:1-9

Mat 17:1  And after six days Jesus taketh unto him Peter and James, and John his brother, and bringeth them up into a high mountain apart: And after six days, &c. There seems to be here a discrepancy with Luke … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 4:1-11

Ver 1. Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the Devil.2. And when He had fasted forty days and forty nights, He was afterward an hungred. Pseudo-Chrys.: The Lord being baptized by … Continue reading

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Father Lapide’s Commentary on Matthew 4:1-11

Passages in red, if any, are my additions. Mat 4:1  Then Jesus was led by the spirit into the desert, to be tempted by the devil. Then, that is, immediately after His Baptism. Hence S. Mark says, “Straightway the Spirit … Continue reading

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Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on 1 Corinthians 4:1-5

Synopsis of 1 Corinthians 4~S. Paul proceeds in his task of uprooting the divisions, the pride, and the boasting of the Corinthians, and especially of some of their teachers who held him in contempt. And— 1. He shows that he … Continue reading

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