Do Not Steal, 7th Commandment, Part 3 – Jul 11 – Homily – Fr Terrance

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Fr Terrance gives the homily at Bloomington, IN on Jul 11, 2022, on the different types of stealing as it relates to the 7th Commandment in the Catechism of the Catholic Church as he continues his series on the 10 Commandments


Judas was a thief

Usurp someone's property with reasonable presumption that it is against the reasonable will of the owner

Other forms of theft, speculation, corruption, appropriation of common goods, work poorly done, damaging private property, etc.

Gravity is the amount of damage or gain we have acquired

Must uphold contracts and promises

Gambling has the same morality as drinking, some is ok, too much is a sin

Need to know yourself and avoid what enslaves you

Cheating in games is a sin

Confess and restore what we have stolen

Ave Maria!

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From our Tour of the Catechism -

Mass: St. Benedict - Mem
Readings: Monday in the 15th Week in Ordinary Time -
1st: isa 1:10-17
Resp: psa 50:8-9, 16BC-17, 21 And 23
Gsp: mat 10:34-11:1

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