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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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St Thomas Aquinas’ Homily Notes on Romans 12:2

What follows is not actually a homily, rather, it is a series of homiletic notes which can provide points for meditation, reflection, and further study. The Sermon was originally preached on the First Sunday after Epiphany. Twenty-one of Aquinas’ outstanding … 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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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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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 14:22-36

Ver 22. And straightway Jesus constrained his disciples to get into a ship, and to go before him unto the other side, while he sent the multitudes away.23. And when he had sent the multitudes away, he went up into … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 14:13-21

Ver 13. When Jesus heard of it, he departed thence by ship into a desert place apart: and when the people had heard thereof, they followed him on foot out of the cities.14. And Jesus went forth, and saw a … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 13:44-52

Ver 44. “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; the which when a man hath found, he hideth, and for joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field.” Chrys.: … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catene Aurea on Matthew 13:24-43

Note: this week gives the option for a shorter reading (Matt 13:24-30). This post contains commentary on the entire (i.e., longer) reading. Ver 24. Another parable put he forth unto them, saying, “The kingdom of heaven is likened unto a … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 13:1-23

13:1–9 1. The same day went Jesus out of the house, and sat by the sea side. 2. And great multitudes were gathered together unto him, so that he went into a ship, and sat; and the whole multitude stood … Continue reading

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Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Matthew 11:25-30

Ver 25. At that time Jesus answered and said, “I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes.26. Even so, Father: for … Continue reading

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