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Homilies

Homilies

Fr. Bill

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1st Sunday of Advent 2019

God’s Time Is Near: We Wait in Joyful Hope  (Fr Bill)

My Dear Children of God:     We begin our new Year of Grace with the Advent theme: God’s Time Is Near. At Christmas our theme will advance to: God’s Time Is ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

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THE SOLEMNITY OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST, KING OF THE UNIVERSE

Fr. Kachy

 

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, is the crown of the liturgical year. Pope Pius XI established this feast in 1925 as an attempt to counteract atheism and secularism ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

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33rd Sunday, ‘C’, 2019

Eschatology    (Fr. Bill)

 

My Dear Children of God: I always want to know how a story ends. I am very frustrated and dissatisfied when can’t see the end of a TV show or a movie. As we wind down the liturgical year, ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

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32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time C

Deacon Bruce

I don’t know about any of you, but I’m glad we don’t follow that particular part of the Law of Moses that is in today Gospel.  I don’t think I’d be very comfortable marrying any of my brother’s wives.

There is a story that goes . . ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

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31st SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME (C)

Fr. Kachy

The story of the conversion of Zacchaeus tells us that no human condition is incompatible with salvation. Zacchaeus wants to see Jesus and then wants to follow him. But because of the crowd and he being short, he ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

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30th Sunday 2019

Pray With Humility  (Fr. Bill)

 

For three weeks now, Jesus has been teaching us how to pray. Two weeks ago He told us that we should always pray in a spirit of thanksgiving. Last week He told us that we should pray with ... Read More »

Deacon Bruce

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Homily Rerun:  29th Sunday Ordinary Time C  

 

 Deacon Bruce

 

Persistence is the dominant theme in all of today’s readings.

In the first Reading, Moses asks Joshua to go down and fight against Amalek, while he, Aaron, and Hur go up a mountain to pray for victory.  And ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

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28th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR C

Return, Glorify, Give Thanks

 

Fr. Kachy

There are several terms given to the reason why we every now and then return to this building here. Those terms can be to pray, to worship, and many others. Scripture today offers the best ... Read More »

Fr. Bill

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27th Sunday 2019

Christ Our Hope in Every Season of Life 

(Fr. Bill)

 

My Dear Children of God: October is Respect Life Month and the first Sunday is Respect Life Sunday. The focus chosen by the bishops for this year (2019) is: “Christ Our Hope in ... Read More »

Fr. Kachy

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26th SUNDAY, CYCLE “C” Gospel (Read Lk. 16:19-31)

Fr. Kachy

Last Sunday’s Gospel ended with a warning from Jesus:  “You cannot serve both God and mammon.” The main theme of this Sunday’s readings is the warning that the selfish and extravagant use of God’s blessings, like ... Read More »