The Tax-Paying Fish & Christian Freedom – Aug 13 – Homily – Fr Alan

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In the homily for Aug 13 (Sts. Pontian & Hippolytus, martyrs), Fr. Alan explains the lesson of the miracle of the fish containing the coin for the temple tax, and how Jesus used the occasion to teach about the freedom of Christians from the Old Law.

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Mass: Pontian and Hippolytus - Opt Mem

Readings: Monday in the 19th Week in Ordinary Time
1st: Ezk 1:2-5, 24-28
Resp: Ps 148:1-2, 11-12, 12-14, 14
Gsp: Mt 17:22-27

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