Monthly Archives: July 2015

Real miracles from real gratitude: A homily for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time. July 26th 2015. 2 Kgs 4:42-44; Eph 4:1-6; Jn 6:1-15 Real miracles from real gratitude In her book, “True Confessions,” the author Linda Schubert writes of an interesting conversion she had with the Lord Jesus. … Continue reading

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Learning from Jesus: A homily for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

16th Sunday in Ordinary Time. July 19th 2015. Jer 23:1-6; Eph 2:13-18; Mk 6:30-34 Learning from Jesus “He taught them many things.” What is the first thing that Jesus does in today’s Gospel when confronted by the vast crowd who … Continue reading

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Possessed by divine blessings: A homily for the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time. July 12th 2015. Am 7:12-15; Eph 1:3-14; Mk 6:7-13 Possessed by divine blessing “He gave them authority over the unclean spirits” I was a fresh seminarian then, sitting in the Cathedral of the Holy Cross … Continue reading

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The only love that gives meaning: A homily for the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time. July 5th 2015. Ez 2:2-5; 2Cor 12:7-10; Mk 6:1-6 The only love that gives meaning “I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions and constraints for the sake of Christ.” My encounter with a widow … Continue reading

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