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Woman of the Word
Fr. Job and the Use of Scripture

Scripture in Letters - Job: Acts

Acts 2:42 Job

The members of a body - a spiritual corporation, having but one heart and one soul, must pray with one voice

p. 46 Enclosure Sisters

Acts 2:44 Job

The first Christian community at Jerusalem shall serve throughout all ages, as the type, model, ideal of every religious congregation. Take the Scriptures and read: "All they that believed were together, and had all things in common."

p. 26 Sisterhood Sisters

Acts 2:44 Job

"And all they that believed were together, and had all things in common."

p. 27 Sisterhood Sisters

Act 2:46-47 Job

This St. Luke testifies: "And continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, they took their meat with gladness and simplicity of heart, praising God and having favor with all the people."

p. 27 Sisterhood Sisters

 

Acts 2:46,47 Job

"They took their meat with gladness and simplicity of heart, praising God and having favor with all the people."

p. 28 Sisterhood Sisters

Act 4:32 Job

When they assembled for prayer, the Word of God - clothed in psalms and canticles - arose heavenward in His praise as from one mouth - one heart. "And the multitude of believers had but one heart and one soul."

p. 27 Sisterhood Sisters

Acts 4:32, 34 Job

"Neither did any one say that aught of the things possessed was his own; but all things were common unto them."

p. 27 Sisterhood Sisters

Acts 4:34-35 Job

"For as many as were owners of land or houses, sold them and brought the price of the things they sold and laid it down before the feet of the Apostles. And distribution was made to every one according as he had need."

p. 27 Sisterhood Sisters

 
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