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Saint Matthew

"Matthew was a talented scribe and deeply versed in the law of the Lord. He dedicated all his efforts to the study of God's law so that with the Lord's guidance he might observe his precepts and …More
"Matthew was a talented scribe and deeply versed in the law of the Lord. He dedicated all his efforts to the study of God's law so that with the Lord's guidance he might observe his precepts and teach them to others." – from a Matins responsory for today's feast of St Matthew (21 Sept). Detail from the Maronite chapel in the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington DC. We continue to pray for Lebanon suffering from the explosion in Beirut.

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