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ST. JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA
SATURDAY, MARCH 29, 2014

St. Joseph of Arimathea is a disciple of Jesus Christ who is mentioned in each account of the Passion narrative. After the Passion of the Lord, Joseph, a member of the Jewish council went to Pilate and asked for possession of the body of Jesus. After receiving this permission, Joseph had Jesus laid in a nearby tomb.

The Gospels tell us that Joseph was a just and devout man waiting for the kingdom of God. He followed Jesus' public ministry but feared the repercussions from the other members of the Jewish council.

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December 28, 2014

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First Reading:: Sir 3: 2-6, 12-14
Second Reading:: Col 3: 12-21
Gospel:: Lk 2: 22-40

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