Monthly Archives: January 2022

The Fleet Sources – 30 January 2022 – Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 10-C

Be Still and Know That I Am God (N)– Pray Without Ceasing (C)

EWTN – The Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/devotions/magnificat-392

University of Dayton – “Old Testament Background of the Magnificat,” by James T. Forestell
https://ecommons.udayton.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2529&context=marian_studies

EWTN – Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/library/magnificat-12821

Catholic Contemplative Life – Anawim
http://humanityfaithhopecharity.com/2014/12/20/anawim/

Got Questions – Fear of God
https://www.gotquestions.org/fear-God.html

Friar Musings – The Magnificat
https://friarmusings.com/2021/08/12/the-magnificat/

Catholic Online – “Pope Benedict’s Commentary on the Magnificat”
https://www.catholic.org/featured/headline.php?ID=3006

Agape Bible Study – commentary, “Understanding the Virgin Mary’s Magnificent Hymn of Praise The Magnificat,” by Michal Hunt, Copyright © 2015,
https://www.agapebiblestudy.com/documents/Understanding%20the%20Virgin%20Mary’s%20Magnificent%20Hymn%20of%20Praise.htm

 

From Your Lips to God’s Ear (T)

From 1 Corinthians 13:4-5, “Love is patient, love is kind. It is not jealous, [love] is not pompous, it is not inflated, it is not rude, it does not seek its own interests, it is not quick-tempered, it does not brood over injury.”
*New American Bible. (2011). (Revised Edition, 1 Co 13:4–7). Washington, DC: The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

 

Church Builders (N)– Builders of the Church (N)- Church Builders: St. Blaise (T)

CERC, Catholic Education Resource Center – “The Feast of St. Blaise,” by Fr. William Saunders
https://www.catholiceducation.org/en/culture/catholic-contributions/the-feast-of-st-blaise.html

THE MYSTERY OF FAITH, Discovering Catholic Spirituality – “Prayers, Quips and Quotes: St. Blaise, Feast Day Feb. 3,” by Vicki Scheenstra
http://catholicfaithpatronsaints.com/prayers-quips-and-quotes-st-blaise/

UCatholic – “Catholic Saint of the Day: St. Blaise, February 3,”
https://ucatholic.com/saints/blaise/

Franciscan Media – “Saint Blaise, Saint of the Day for February 3
https://www.franciscanmedia.org/saint-of-the-day/saint-blaise

Loyola Press – “St. Blaise”
https://www.loyolapress.com/catholic-resources/saints/saints-stories-for-all-ages/saint-blase/

Britannica – “St. Blaise”
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Saint-Blaise

Britannica – “Fourteen Holy Helpers”
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Fourteen-Holy-Helpers

 

Credo – I Believe (N) (C)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 2558)

 

Scriptural Secrets (N)– Hidden Gems (C)–Buried Treasures (T)

The Gospel of Luke:
(Lk. 4:21-30)

Agape Bible Study:
https://www.agapebiblestudy.com/Sunday_Readings/Sunday_Readings.php?Sunday_Doc=Ordinary_Time/Ordinary_Time_4_c

St. Charles Borromeo Church – Bible Study:
http://www.scborromeo.org/biblestu/c_ot_4.pdf

 

Catechetical Corner (N)– Catholic Passport (C)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 25, 1825)

 

Catholic I.D. (T)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church –  (CCC 1825)

 

*Tugboat Challenge: Naming the Characteristics of Love

 

 

The Fleet Sources – 23 January 2022 – Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – 9-C

Be Still and Know That I Am God (N)– Pray Without Ceasing (C)

EWTN – The Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/devotions/magnificat-392

University of Dayton – “Old Testament Background of the Magnificat,” by James T. Forestell
https://ecommons.udayton.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2529&context=marian_studies

EWTN – Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/library/magnificat-12821

Catholic Contemplative Life – Anawim
http://humanityfaithhopecharity.com/2014/12/20/anawim/

Got Questions – Fear of God
https://www.gotquestions.org/fear-God.html

Friar Musings – The Magnificat
https://friarmusings.com/2021/08/12/the-magnificat/

Catholic Online – “Pope Benedict’s Commentary on the Magnificat”
https://www.catholic.org/featured/headline.php?ID=3006

 

From Your Lips to God’s Ear (T)

From St. John’s Gospel Prologue: John1:1,14

 

Church Builders (N)– Builders of the Church (C)

Crisis Magazine – “On Not Giving Up,” by Regis Martin
https://www.crisismagazine.com/2021/on-not-giving-up?mc_cid=16cefdfb03&mc_eid=473369aea9

America Needs Fatima – “St. Francis de Sales (Feast: January 24)”
https://www.americaneedsfatima.org/Saints-Heroes/st-francis-de-sales.html

St. Francis de Sales Parish –
https://www.francisdesaleshighriver.com/index.php/news-events/parish-info/blog/parish/jan-29-st-francis-de-sales

Online, “Introduction to the Devout Life,” by Francis de Sales
https://www.catholicspiritualdirection.org/devoutlife.pdf

Catholic Online – Francis de Sales
https://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=51

CCEL – Treatise on the Love of God, by Francis de Sales
https://www.ccel.org/ccel/desales/love.all.html

Catholic Spiritual Direction – The Devout Life, by St. Francis de Sales
https://www.catholicspiritualdirection.org/devoutlife.pdf

 

Scriptural Secrets (N)– Hidden Gems (C)– Buried Treasure (T)

See Catholic Navigator, vol. III, is. 9, “Scriptural Secrets”; 2015-’16
Religious Facts- Messiah
http://www.religionfacts.com/judaism/beliefs/messiah

Judaism 101 – Mashiach
http://www.jewfaq.org/mashiach.htm

Working Preacher – commentary Luke 4:14-21
https://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?commentary_id=502

Catholic Herald – Fr. Dominic P. Irace, “Gospel Commentary: Free from Fear “
http://catholicherald.com/stories/Gospel-Commentary-Free-from-Fear,6574

 

Catechetical Corner (N)– Catholic Passport (C)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 813)

Digital Commons – “The Meaning of Logos in John,”
https://digitalcommons.liberty.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=&httpsredir=1&article=1076&context=masters

Stack Exchange – “What is the difference between “logos ( λόγος )” in 1 Corinthians 12:8 and “rhema ( ῥήματος)” in Matthew 26:75?”
https://hermeneutics.stackexchange.com/questions/40583/what-is-the-difference-between-logos-λόγος-in-1-corinthians-128-and-rhem

 

Catholic I.D. (T)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 108, 813)

           

*Tugboat Challenge: Favorite Words From the Bible

 

Church Builders: St. Francis de Sales  (T)

Saint Francis de Sales, The Gentleman Saint
https://mycatholickids.com/saint-francis-de-sales-gentleman-saint/

 

The Fleet Sources – Jan. 16 – Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – 8-C

Be Still and Know That I Am God (N)– Pray Without Ceasing (C)–
From Your Lips to God’s Ear (T)

EWTN – The Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/devotions/magnificat-392

University of Dayton – “Old Testament Background of the Magnificat,” by James T. Forestell
https://ecommons.udayton.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2529&context=marian_studies

EWTN – Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/library/magnificat-12821

Catholic Contemplative Life – anawim
http://humanityfaithhopecharity.com/2014/12/20/anawim/

Got Questions – Fear of God
https://www.gotquestions.org/fear-God.html

Friar Musings – The Magnificat
https://friarmusings.com/2021/08/12/the-magnificat/

 

Scriptural Secrets (N)– Hidden Gems (C) – Buried Treasure (T)

My Jewish Learning – “Judaism and Numbers,” by Rabbi Geoffrey Dennis
https://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/judaism-numbers/

Grace in Torah – “Hebrew Numbers 1-10,” by K. Gallagher
https://graceintorah.net/2015/06/15/hebrew-numbers-1-10/

“Hebrew Numbers 11-30,” by K. Gallagher
https://graceintorah.net/2015/09/27/hebrew-numbers-11-30/

 

Catechetical Corner (N)– Catholic Passport (C)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 960, 964)

 – Catholic I.D. (T)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church –  (CCC 1601, 1602)

 

*Tugboat Challenge: True & False

 Church Builders:  Mary (T)

Gospel Reading: The Miracle at Cana (John 2:1-11)

The Fleet Sources – 9 January 2022 – Baptism of The Lord – 7-C

Be Still and Know That I Am God (N)– Pray Without Ceasing (C)

EWTN – The Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/devotions/magnificat-392

University of Dayton – “Old Testament Background of the Magnificat,” by James T. Forestell
https://ecommons.udayton.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2529&context=marian_studies

EWTN – Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/library/magnificat-12821

Catholic Contemplative Life – Anawim
http://humanityfaithhopecharity.com/2014/12/20/anawim/

 

From Your Lips to God’s Ear (T)

Catholic Online – “The Prayer a Renewal of the Baptismal Vows,” excerpted
https://www.catholic.org/prayers/prayer.php?p=1655

 

What’s In a Name (N) (C)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 2666)

UCatholic – “Feast of the Most Holy Name of Jesus”
https://ucatholic.com/saints/holy-name-of-jesus/

Catholic Culture – “The Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus,” by Fr. William Saunders
https://www.catholicculture.org/culture/library/view.cfm?id=6850

CERC – “Introduction to Christology 101 — Who Is Jesus?” by Fr. John Cush
https://www.catholiceducation.org/en/religion-and-philosophy/catholic-faith/introduction-to-christology-101-who-is-jesus.html

Jesuit Institute – “The Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus”
http://jesuitinstitute.org/Pages/Liturgy/HolyName.htm

Catholic Saints – Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus”
https://catholicsaints.info/feast-of-the-holy-name-of-jesus/

SSPX – “Sunday’s feast: the Holy Name of Jesus”
https://sspx.org/en/news-events/news/sundays-feast-holy-name-jesus-3071

Wikipedia – Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feast_of_the_Holy_Name_of_Jesus

 

Church Builders (N)– Builders of the Church (C)–  Church Builders (T)

My Catholic Life – Saint Hilary of Poitiers
https://mycatholic.life/saints/saints-of-the-liturgical-year/january-13-saint-hilary-of-poitiers-bishop-and-doctor/

Catholic Spirit – St. Hilary, Bishop and Doctor of the Church
https://thecatholicspirit.com/commentary/hotdish/st-hilary-bishop-and-doctor-of-the-church/

Lives of Our Saints – Saint Hilary of Poitiers
https://sanctoral.com/en/saints/saint_hilary_of_poitiers.html

Catholic Harbor of Faith and Morals – “St. Hilary, Bishop, Confessor, and Doctor of the Church,” by Fr. Dom Prosper Gueranger
http://catholicharboroffaithandmorals.com/St.%20Hilary.html

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI presented this teaching about St. Hilary:
https://www.vatican.va/content/benedict-xvi/en/audiences/2007/documents/hf_ben-xvi_aud_20071010.html

 

Scriptural Secrets (N)– Hidden Gems (C)- Buried Treasure (T)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 536, 1257, 1258)

Baptism of Desire – “Baptism of Desire, Blood, and Water (The Threefold Baptism)”
http://baptismofdesire.com/BaptismofDesire.pdf

Baltimore Catechism, #3, LESSON 14 – ON BAPTISM
“Q. 644. How many kinds of Baptism are there?
1.
There are three kinds of Baptism: 1. Baptism of water, of desire, and of blood.”
http://baltimore-catechism.com/lesson14.htm

World Catholic Report – “The Baptism of Jesus Christ: Cosmic blessing and invitation to divine life,” by Carl E. Olson
https://www.catholicworldreport.com/2021/01/08/the-baptism-of-jesus-christ-cosmic-blessing-and-invitation-to-divine-life/

 

Catechetical Corner (N)– Catholic Passport (C)- Catholic I.D. (T)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 537, 2159, 2666)

 

*Tugboat Challenge: Matching

 

 

 

 

The Fleet Sources – 2 January 2022 – The Epiphany of the Lord (2nd Sunday After Christmas) – 6-C

Be Still and Know That I Am God (N)– Pray Without Ceasing (C)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 2561)

EWTN – The Magnificat
https://www.ewtn.com/catholicism/devotions/magnificat-392

NC Register – “Why Do We Pray? This Is Why…” by Regis Martin
https://www.ncregister.com/blog/why-we-pray

 

From Your Lips to God’s Ear (T)

AZ Lyrics – O Come All Ye Faithful
https://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/hillsonglive/ocomeletusadorehim.html

 

Church Builders (N)– Builders of the Church (C)– Church Builders:  John the Evangelist (T)

Zondervan Academic – “Who Wrote the Gospel of John?”
https://zondervanacademic.com/blog/who-wrote-the-gospel-of-john

Biblical Archaeology Society – “Gospel of John Commentary: Who Wrote the Gospel  of John and How Historical Is It?,A look at some of the questions surrounding the Bible’s most enigmatic gospel”
https://www.biblicalarchaeology.org/daily/biblical-topics/new-testament/gospel-of-john-commentary-who-wrote-the-gospel-of-john-and-how-historical-is-it/

Credo – The Uniqueness of John’s Gospel
https://credomag.com/2012/12/the-uniqueness-of-johns-gospel/

 

Scriptural Secrets (N)– Hidden Gems (C)– Buried Treasure

Cited verses from the Gospel of John and from Revelation

 

Catechetical Corner (N)– Catholic Passport (C)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 528)

 

Catholic I.D. (T)

Sophia Institute – God’s Threefold Promise to Abram
https://sophiainstituteforteachers.org/uploads/lessons_approved/Gods_Threefold_Promise.pdf

The Interactive Bible – “The Promises of God To Abraham”
https://www.bible.ca/ef/expository-genesis-12-1-3.htm

Gospel Studies – “The Three Promises to Abraham”
http://prattparkwaychristians.org/BibleLessons/3Promises.pdf

 

Tugboat Challenge: Fill-in

 

Builders of the Church: St. John (T)

Verses cited in the article for review.