The Fleet Sources – 5 September 2021 – 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time – 41-B

Be Still and Know That I Am God (N)– Pray Without Ceasing (C)– Drawing Near to God (S)–
From Your Lips to God’s Ear

Catholic Exchange – “Saint Dominic’s Nine Ways of Prayer”

Catholic Exchange – “Saint Dominic’s Mission: To Pray, To Preach, To Bless,” by Dr. Kevin Vost

CNA – “Why the Feast of St. Dominic is not actually the Dominicans’ biggest feast day,” by Hannah Brockhaus


The Mystery That Is Mary (N) (C) (S)

Regarding Dulia, Hyperdulia and Latria:

Difference between worship and veneration:

The monthly dedications on the Catholic calendar:


Scriptural Secrets (N)– Hidden Gems (C)– Pearls of Wisdom (S)– Buried Treasure (T)

Jewish Eyes, Rich Nuggets Treasury, April 22 – 28, 2007 Newsletter (accessed February 24): “spittle, meaning and sign”

Healy, M. (2008). The Gospel of Mark (p. 111). Grand Rapids, MI: Baker.
“Their reference to Jesus’ family members by name shows their close familiarity with his background. Only in Mark is Jesus referred to as the son of Mary.”

Halakhah, Baba Bathra 126b (third tractate in Talmud; on responsibilities and rights with regard to property ownership)- healing properties of spittle

Come and Hear- Babylonian Talmud, ‘The Last Gate’

For information about Jesus traveling from Tyre to Sidon to the Decapolis:

Bible History- Tyre to Sidon to the Decapolis

Brown, Raymond E., S.S., Joseph A. Fitzmyer, S. J., and Roland E. Murphy, O. Carm. The New Jerome Biblical Commentary. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1990.
*see p.612-613 for discussion of the problems of geography- Tyre to Sidon to the Decapolis

Agape Bible Study – Commentary, 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Cycle B)

St. Charles Borromeo – 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time – Cycle B

NC Register – 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, “Opening Our Ears,” by Mary M. McGlone, CSJ


Catechetical Corner (N)– Catholic Passport (C)– Catholic Boarding Pass (S)– Catholic I.D. (T)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 1015)

Tertullian, De res. (The Resurrection of the Flesh) 8, as quoted in Mary Healy’s, The Gospel of Mark, Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Publishing Group, 2008.
*see p. 147

Vatican – “Soul and Body, closely united, relate to God,” Tertullian


*Tugboat Challenge: Complete the Sentence

Witness:   Paul  

St. Paul’s Life story:


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