Tag Archives: Absalom

01-30-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 30, 2018 The king (David) asked the Cushite, “Is young Absalom safe?”  The Cushite replied, “May the enemies of my lord the king and all who rebel against you with evil intent be as that young man!”  The king … Continue reading

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02-01-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 1, 2016 Today King David finds himself again on the run against an adversary.  But this time his pursuer is his own son Absalom.  The story of Absalom is an interesting one both from the point of view of … Continue reading

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02-04-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 4, 2014 King David’s army achieved their goal by ridding the kingdom of the enemy leader, who also happened to be – David’s son.  When David heard of the death of his son, he wept:  “My son Absalom! My … Continue reading

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