SUNDAY’S GOSPEL – November 12, 2017

Author: David Dziena ~ November 1, 2017

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Matthew 25:1–13

In this Sunday’s Gospel, Jesus uses the parable of the bridegroom and 10 girls to tell his disciples to remain vigilant. The parable describes some of the girls as foolish and some as wise. Those who were ready for the bridegroom went into the wedding feast. The bridegroom, however, didn’t even acknowledge those who didn’t prepare. Jesus teaches us to always be prepared and do good things. We never know when he will return. This is an opportune time to recognize that when we make good choices, we are preparing for Jesus’ coming.

See The Gospel at Home (English, Spanish) for suggested family activities and discussion starters related to this Sunday’s Gospel.

 

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One Response to “SUNDAY’S GOSPEL – November 12, 2017”

  1. Vera Bagan says:

    To make good choices, we have to focus on our LORD every day. Sometime the choices is not so good, just trust him and he will help us to pick up the pieces and continue on. God is Good.

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