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Father Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Matthew 13:1-9

Mat 13:1  The same day Jesus going out of the house, sat by the sea side. The same day…sat by the sea side. Syriac, by the sea shore: When Christ, after His manner, had preached in the house, which He … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 16:21-27

Ver 20. Then charged he his disciples that they should tell no man that he was Jesus the Christ.21. From that time forth began Jesus to shew unto his disciples, how that he must go unto Jerusalem, and suffer many … Continue reading

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Father Maas’ Commentary on Matthew 16:21-27

Text in red are my additions. 21. From that time Jesus began to show to his disciples that he must go to Jerusalem, and suffer many things from the ancients, and scribes, and chief priests, and be put to death, … Continue reading

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Father Maas’ Commentary on Matthew 11:28-30

Mat 11:28  Come to me all you that labor and are burdened, and I will refresh you. Mat 11:29  Take up my yoke upon you, and learn of me, because I am meek, and humble of heart: And you shall … Continue reading

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Father MacEvilly’s Commentary on Matthew 16:13-23

Text in red are my additions. Mat 16:13  And Jesus came into the quarters of Cesarea Philippi: and he asked his disciples, saying: Whom do men say that the Son of man is?  Leaving Bethsaida, “Jesus came into the quarters … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 16:13-23

Ver 13. When Jesus came into the coasts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am?”14. And they said, “Some say that thou art John the Baptist; some, Elias; … Continue reading

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Father Juan de Maldonado’s Commentary on Matt 16:13-19

Mat 16:13 And Jesus came into the quarters of Cesarea Philippi: and he asked his disciples, saying: Whom do men say that the Son of man is? All know that there were two Caesareas. One, the ancient, which was formerly … Continue reading

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Father Maas’ Commentary on Mathew 15:21-28

The ruin of the blind leaders and of those led by them has been announced (Matt 15:14), so that the evangelist considers it incumbent on him to show the affection of our Lord for the chosen people, first by his … Continue reading

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Aquinas Catena Aurea on Matthew 15:21-28

Ver 21. Then Jesus went thence, and departed into the coasts of Tyre and Sidon.22. And, behold, a woman of Canaan came out of the same coasts, and cried unto him, saying, “Have mercy on me, O Lord, thou Son … Continue reading

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Saints and Holy People on Matthew 15:21-28

What this women teaches: Prayer should always accompany Fasting.  St Vincent Ferrer wrties: At this Lenten Season, prayer and fasting are combined, as leading us onwards to a sincere repentance; they are combined because of our two-fold nature.  We are … Continue reading

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