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Homilies

Homilies

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:  28th Sunday, Ordinary Time, 2020 Is 25:6-10; Phil 4:12-14, 19-20; Mt 22:1-14 

The Joy of the ‘4A’ Christian

 Fr. Bill       God, the Father and Creator, & Mary of Nazareth Are pleased to invite you to Celebrate the Wedding of their Son, Jesus, the Christ. ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:  26th Sunday, Ordinary Time, 2020

Ez 18:25-28  /  Phil 2:1-11  /  Mat 21:28-32

Deciding & Doing Today  (Fr. Bill)

My Dear Children of God,    

Five frogs were sitting on a log. A predatory, frog-eating lizard approached. Three frogs decided to jump in the water trusting in ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2020

Deacon Bruce

Today’s Gospel story, the parable of the workers in the vineyard, is considered by many to be the most disliked parable in all the Gospels.  One of the first things we might think when we hear the story ... Read More »

Bishop Robert Barron

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

24th Sunday Ordinary Time CATECHETICAL SUNDAY 2020 A Message from the Chairman

Bishop Robert Barron

The 2020 Catechetical Sunday theme is taken from St. Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians, “I Received from the Lord what I also Handed on to You.” This theme focuses on the essential work ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:

23rd Sun. Ordinary Time, 2020

The Watchtower of Love (Fr Bill)

My Dear Children of God:

Today’s first reading tells me that my (Fr Bill’s) eternal salvation depends on me being a faithful watchman. This is the obligation of every preacher of the Word of God. ... Read More »

Bishop Noonan

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

August 31, 2020

Bishop Noonan reflects on the Sacrament of Penance

Every Penitent Who Approaches the Confessional is Sacred Ground to be Cultivated with Care and Attention

“The Sacraments, as we know, are God's demonstration of closeness and tenderness towards humanity; they are the concrete way God created ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun: 21st Sunday Ordinary Time Deacon Bruce

The first reading from the Prophet Isaiah may seem unimportant at first glance, but when taken in correlation with today’s Gospel reading, it becomes incredibly enlightening. During the reign of King Hezekiah, Shebna was removed by the Lord from his post ... Read More »

Bishop Noonan's Letter

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

 . . for my house shall be calleda house of prayer for all peoples.

Isaiah 56:7

HOUSE OF PRAYER   

 Bishop Noonan

My Sisters and Brothers in Christ:

What is the line of divide among us? Is it wearing a mask vs. not? Is it having food vs. ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

Homily Rerun:  18th Sunday, ordinary time:

Is 55:1-3  /  Rom 8:35, 37-39  /  Mat 14:13-21

Are You Out of Your Mind!  (Fr. Bill)

My Dear Children of God:

“All will be well. And all will be well. And all manner of things will be well.” You might be ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

Posted by Joseph Mikulan

SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME, YEAR A

Fr. Kachy

« The Discovery of God »

“The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that ... Read More »