Daily Readings
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2012
Liturgical Year C
Gospel - Lk 20:27-40

27And there came to him some of the Sadducees, who deny that there is any resurrection, and they asked him,
28Saying: Master, Moses wrote unto us, If any man's brother die, having a wife, and he leave no children, that his brother should take her to wife, and raise up seed unto his brother.
29There were therefore seven brethren: and the first took a wife, and died without children.
30And the next took her to wife, and he also died childless.
31And the third took her. And in like manner all the seven, and they left no children, and died.
32Last of all the woman died also.
33In the resurrection therefore, whose wife of them shall she be? For all the seven had her to wife.
34And Jesus said to them: The children of this world marry, and are given in marriage:
35But they that shall be accounted worthy of that world, and of the resurrection from the dead, shall neither be married, nor take wives.
36Neither can they die any more: for they are equal to the angels, and are the children of God, being the children of the resurrection.
37Now that the dead rise again, Moses also shewed, at the bush, when he called the Lord, The God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob;
38For he is not the God of the dead, but of the living: for all live to him.
39And some of the scribes answering, said to him: Master, thou hast said well.
40And after that they durst not ask him any more questions.

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