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Homilies

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

22nd Week in Ordinary Time (August 29, 2021)

Deacon Bruce

Mark Twain was always suspicious of overly pious Christians and was also a bit snarky. One day at a dinner party, a man cornered Twain and said, “Before I die, I am going to make a ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time 2021

In today’s First Reading Joshua asks the Twelve Tribes of Israel to make a choice to follow the one true God, or to follow the gods of the pagans they are currently living among. The Twelve Apostles in today’s Gospel ... Read More »

Fr. Bernard

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun: August 15, 2021

ASSUMPTION OF BLESSSED VIRGIN MARY: A STORY OF HOPEFUL PROMISE

Fr. Bernard

 

From now on all people will call be blessed because of the great things the mighty God has done for me? Luke 1: 48.

One Sunday morning on the solemnity of ... Read More »

Fr. Bernard

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

 

Homily Rerun:

19th Sunday year B: Christ Is the Living Bread and Mystery of Our Faith

Fr. Bernard

 “Strengthened by that food, he walked forty days and forty nights to the mountain of God.  Brother and sisters to day the church celebrate the 19th Sunday of the year in ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun: 

16th Sunday July 17-18, 2021

Jer. 23:1-6  /  Eph. 2:13-18  /  Mark 6:30-34

 Fr. Bill

The Metaphysics of Leaving

My Dear Children of God:

The last couple weeks I have been repeatedly asked, “Why do you want to leave us?” The question almost always meant: “Why ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Deacon Bruce

Our First Reading today is from the Book of the Prophet Amos. Amos was a layman with no professional training for religious office. In his day, there were professional Prophets, men who would prophesy for a fee. Amos wasn’t ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun: Fr. Bill

14th Sunday, 2021      Ezekiel 2:2-5  /  2 Cor.12:7-10  /  Mark 6:1-6

“My Grace Is Sufficient for You”

My Dear Children of God:    

I come before you today with a heart overflowing with joy, gratitude and melancholy trusting that God’s grace is sufficient both for me ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:         

11th Sunday Ordinary Time 2021   

Ez 17:22-24  /  2 Cor 5:6-10  /  Mk 4:26-34

Fr. Bill

Extended Announcement on Reducing the Wuhan Virus Restrictions 

 

My Dear Children of God: In chapter 3 of I Kings we have a famous story of the wisdom of Solomon: ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

Corpus Christi 2021

Ex 24:3-8  /  Heb 9:11-15  /  Mk 14:12-16, 22-26

 

 “The Body of Christ.  Amen!”  (Fr Bill)

“The Body of Christ. Amen.”

My Dear Children of God:

            That proclamation and response says all there is to say about today’s Solemnity of the ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

 Homily Rerun:  Pentecost Sunday 2021  Pentecost: It’s All About Jesus (Fr Bill)

 

 

My Dear Children of God:  Today we pray, “Come, Holy Spirit. Come.” How do we know if or when the Holy Spirit has come? How do we recognize the Spirit at His coming? The ... Read More »