Monthly Archives: July 2013

Reflecting the divine goodness : A homily for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time. July 28th, 2013 Gen 18:20-32; Col 2:12-14; Lk 11:1-13 When I informed my colleague in my workplace in Indiana that I was going into the seminary to become a Catholic priest and religious, he said … Continue reading

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Holding on to the truly better part: A homily for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

16th Sunday of Ordinary Time. July 21st 2013 Gen 18:1-10; Col 1:24-28; Lk 10:38-42 Holding on to the truly better part I cannot count the number of times I have heard comments about prayer that went something like this, “I … Continue reading

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Acting as neighbors: A homily for the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time. July 14th 2013 Deut 30:10-14; Col 1:15-20; Lk 10:25-37 “Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?…”And who is my neighbor?” A few months ago I heard that a childhood friend of mine who … Continue reading

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Being Lambs in the midst of wolves: A homily for the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time. July 7th 2013 Is 66:10-14; Gal 6:14-18; Lk 10:1-12,17-20 Being lambs in the midst of wolves “Behold I am sending you like lambs among wolves.” Jesus describes the life of His disciple in the world … Continue reading

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