Monthly Archives: June 2015

Responding to divine grace: A homily for the 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time. June 28th 2015. Wis 1:13-15; 2:23-24; 2Cor 8:7,9, 13-15; Mk 5:21-43 Responding to divine grace I recently read the conversion story of Greg, who considered himself the “most decorated male adult film star of all … Continue reading

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Crossing to the other side: A homily for the 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

12th Sunday in Ordinary Time. June 20, 2015. Job 38:1, 8-11; 2Cor 5:14-17; Mk 4:35-41 Crossing to the other side “Let us cross to the other side.” What are some things that cause you some level of fear in this … Continue reading

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The mystery and power of the kingdom within: A homily for the 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time

11th Sunday in Ordinary Time. June 14th 2015. Ez 17:22-24; 2Cor 5:6-10; Mk 4:26-34 The mystery and power of the kingdom within Jesus uses two parables today to illustrate the Kingdom of God. The first is that of a man … Continue reading

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The Eucharist: Just another memorial? – A homily for the solemnity of Corpus Christi

Solemnity of Corpus Christi. June 7th 2015. Ex 24:3-8; Heb 9:11-15; Mk 14:12-16, 22-26 The Eucharist: Just another memorial? A few weeks ago St. Louis University authorities removed the statue of the celebrated Jesuit missionary priest, Fr. Pierre-Jean De Smet … Continue reading

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