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Homilies

Homilies

Fr. Kachy

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:  5th Sunday Of Easter

Fr. Kachy

 

 In today's gospel we hear Jesus's commandment. He commands us, first, to love one another as He loves us, and second to love in such a way that others are able to identify or recognize that we are his disciples. 

One Sunday ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:  Fourth Sunday Of Easter

Deacon Bruce

Today is The Fourth Sunday of Easter, it is also known as Good Shepherd Sunday. The name is taken from the readings of the day. The Psalm of the day, Psalm 100:3 states, “Know that the LORD is God; He ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun: May 5, 2019  Fr. Kachy

 

 THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER – YEAR C1St Reading: Acts 5:27-32, 40-41; 2nd Reading: Rev. 5:11-14; Gospel: Jn. 21:1-19 or 21:1-14

 

During Easter the Sunday and weekday gospel readings are taken from St John’s gospel; this is the time of year ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

                              Homily Rerun:  2nd Sunday of Easter, DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY                                    Acts 5:12-16  /  Rev. 1:9-11, 12-13, 17-19  /  John 20:19-31                              (The italicized part at the end can be used as a meditative prayer.)

 The Wounds of Jesus:  Seeing Jesus From the Inside Out  (Fr Bill) 

 

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Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun   EASTER SUNDAY   

Fr. Bill

My Dear Children of God:

One time, in the fertile fields of my imagination, I was digging in the ruins of the ancient city of Antioch, one of the centers of Christianity in the early days of the Church. I found ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

PALM SUNDAY

Christ’s Triumphant Entry into the Passion (Fr. Kachy)

The duo “catchup” of Palm Sunday is the celebration of Christ’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem with the commemoration of the first part of the Paschal Mystery – the Passion and death of our Lord. The commemoration of the ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:  5th Sunday of Lent,  

In the Possession of Christ Jesus (Fr. Bill)

 

All great saints “have indeed been taken possession of by Christ Jesus.” (St Paul in 1st reading) This is how they lived in extraordinary holiness in this world – and is how they live ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT, Cycle C

Fr. Kachy

The Fourth Sunday of Lent is traditionally called Laetare Sunday. Laetare is a Latin word that means “rejoice.” Traditionally, Sundays are named after the first word of the liturgy’s opening antiphon. On this Sunday, the antiphon is taken ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

                                         Homily Rerun:                                                   3rd Sunday of Lent,  C                          Becoming a Great Saint Is All About Jesus  (Fr. Bill)

   

My dear Children of God: Becoming great saints living in ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

Second Sunday of Lent C

Deacon Bruce

 

In today’s Gospel it says that Jesus took Peter, James, and John and went up the mountain to pray. He sets them apart from the rest in order for them to experience something special.  Whenever the Gospel tell us ... Read More »