Posts from November 2023

THIRTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME A Texts: Malachi 1:14b-2:2b, 8-10; 1 Thess 2:7b-9,13; Matt 23:1-12

THIRTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME A Texts: Malachi 1:14b-2:2b, 8-10; 1 Thess 2:7b-9,13; Matt 23:1-12 By Fr. Augustine Agwulonu, OP. Expositions and Messages from the readings: The first reading declares and proclaims God as the greatest of all kings. The Nations of the world revere his name. The people prostrate before him in adoration, in reverence, and in worship. However, the “priests” are engaging in false teaching thereby leading the people astray. The Lord accuses them of violating the covenant.…