Monthly Archives: September 2014

Returning generosity for generosity: A homily for the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time. September 21st 2014. Is 55:6-9; Phil 1:20-24,27; Mt 20:1-16 Returning generosity for generosity “You too, go into my vineyard and I will give you what is just.” A Landowner pays the same amount of money … Continue reading

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Beholding our Mother: A homily for the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross. September 14th 2014. Nm 21:4-9; Phil 2:6-10; Jn 3:13-17 Beholding our Mother Have we ever pondered why Jesus choose to reveal Mary to us as our Mother only a few moments before He died … Continue reading

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Being true friends of Jesus Christ: A homily for the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time. September 7th 2014. Ez 33:7-9; Rom 13:8-10; Mt 18:15-20 Being true friends of Jesus Christ A childhood friend of mine once visited me while I was a seminarian in Boston. Sadly, he had lost the … Continue reading

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The Lesson from the Cross: A homily for the 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time. August 31, 2014 Jer 20:7-9; Rom 12:1-2; Mt 16:21-27 The lesson from the Cross “Whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.” There … Continue reading

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