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Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

The Cross, The Eucharist, and The Void

(Fr. Bill)

Reflection

 

The Body of Christ is given for us on the cross. 

Have you ever wished you could give yourself for Jesus? 

You can give one hour of yourself for Jesus every week by spending an hour with Him ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun: 31st Sunday, 2018

The Everlasting Question    

(Fr. Bill)

 

         Today’s Scriptures give us the most basic and fundamental of voter guidelines: 1.) Every issue is a moral issue and thus subject to God’s commands. Every issue affects how I exercise dominion over creation and is thus ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

THIRTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, B (Healing of the Blind Man Bartimaeus)

A beggar is sitting by the roadside. The beggar is blind and a man of desperate desire. He is told that Jesus is by chance passing by and he calls Him by his given name, Jesus. He ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time B

 

                In today’s Gospel James and John tell Jesus, "Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you. . . . Grant that in your glory we may sit one at your right and the other at ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:          28th Sunday 2018       Wis. 7:7-11; Heb. 4:12-13; Mk. 10-17-30 

 

Teacher Teach (Fr. Bill)

 

GO  /  SELL  /  GIVE  /  COME  /  FOLLOW              

These five points, which Jesus teaches in response to being asked how to gain eternal life, form a good, reoccurring patter for daily ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

 

27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, B

Each October, the Catholic Church in the United States celebrates Respect Life Month to proclaim the immeasurable value of every person from conception to natural death. The aim is to help people "understand, value and become engaged in supporting the God-given dignity ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:           26th Sunday 2018       Numbers 11:25-29; James 5:1-6; Mark 9:38-43, 45, 47-48

 

Prophets All  (Fr. Bill)

 

“The point is not whether goblins or princes exist; the point is that beauty and goodness will finally prevail in an ugly world. That is why it matters little to ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

  25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

In Today’s first reading we hear all kinds of things that make for exciting drama; treachery, jealousy, envy, guilt, and murder. The Bible has it all. If we think about the first reading, the words spoken by the wicked are remarkably similar to ... Read More »

Deacon Rick

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

OUR RESOLVE KEEPS GODS CHURCH ALIVE

In the first reading, Isaiah, demonstrates to us the kind of resolve that we need to have as Christians.  He says, “I gave my back to those who beat me, my cheeks to those who ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:    23rd Sunday, 2018

 

Standing on Our Love for Jesus  (Fr. Bill)

 

I think it was about nine years ago that I suggested the H.I.S. prayer for your morning prayer. It is biblical, short, to the point, and complete.

Just a few years ago, when we ... Read More »