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3rd Sunday of Lent

March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

1There were some present at that very time who told him of the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices.

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

2 And he answered them, "Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all the other Galileans, because they suffered thus? 3 I tell you, No; but unless you repent you will all likewise perish.

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

4 Or those eighteen upon whom the tower in Siloam fell and killed them, do you think that they were worse offenders than all the others who dwelt in Jerusalem? 5 I tell you, No; but unless you repent you will all likewise perish."

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

And he told this parable: "A man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard; and he came seeking fruit on it and found none. 7 And he said to the vinedresser, `Lo, these three years I have come seeking fruit on this fig tree, and I find none. Cut it down; why should it

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

8 And he answered him, `Let it alone, sir, this year also, till I dig about it and put on manure. 9 And if it bears fruit next year, well and good; but if not, you can cut it down.'

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

8 And he answered him, `Let it alone, sir, this year also, till I dig about it and put on manure. 9 And if it bears fruit next year, well and good; but if not, you can cut it down.'

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

Fig Tree

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Fig Fruit

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1. I tell you, No; but unless you repent you will all likewise perish." (Luke 13:5) 2. And he said to the vinedresser, `Lo, these three years I have come seeking fruit on this fig tree, and I find none. Cut it down; why should it use up the ground?' (Luke 13:7)

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

Repent =
To change mind and To regret

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Repent =
To change mind and To regret

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Perish = To be

destroyed; To die

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Repent To change mind about a wrongdoing To be sorry for sins

Not to perish

Not to die, not to be destroyed To continue to live

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

Sacrament of Penance Sacrament of Confession Sacrament of Reconciliation

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March 3, 2013 Gospel Accdg to Luke Lk 13:1-9

Steps in Making a Good Confession 1. Examine conscience 2. Be sorry for sins 3. Make up mind not to sin again 4. Confess sins to a priest 5. Perform penance given by priest

Sacrament of Penance Sacrament of Confession Sacrament of Reconciliation

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Bear fruit =
To do what you're supposed to do; To do what you are meant to do

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Individually Some are called to be priests, engineers, doctors, nurses, nuns, married, single, teachers

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All of us were made to know, love and serve the Lord and be happy with him forever.

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So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do everything to the glory of God. (1Cor 10:31)