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The Presence that makes all the difference: A homily for the Solemnity of Corpus Christi

Solemnity of Corpus Christi. June 3, 2018. Ex 24:3-8; Heb 9:11-15; Mk 14:12-16, 22-26. The Presence that makes all the difference “We will do everything that the Lord has told us…All that the Lord has said we will do.” These … Continue reading

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The “Catholic Spring”: Old wine in new wine skin

The Catholic spring: Old wine in new wine skin The leaked email between Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager, John Podesta, and Voices for Progress’ Sandy Newman showed their intention to foment a revolution of the faithful from within the Catholic Church … Continue reading

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The Eucharist and true worship: A homily for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time. August 23rd 2015. Jos 24:1-2,15-17,18; Eph 5:21-32; Jn 6:60-69 The Eucharist and true worship “Do you also want to leave?” “Master, to whom shall we go?” After close to three years of ministry and gathering … Continue reading

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Why cultivate a discerning heart? A homily for the 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time

4th Sunday in Ordinary Time. February 1, 2015 Dt. 18:15-20; 1Cor 7:32-35; Mk 1:21-28 Why cultivate a discerning heart? The audience in the synagogue of Capernaum in today’s Gospel passage heard two voices. First of all, they heard the voice … Continue reading

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A truly throwaway culture: A homily for the 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time. January 19, 2014 Is 9:1-6; Eph 1:3-6, 15-18; Mt 18:1-5, 10 A truly throwaway culture Pope Francis recently described abortion as a manifestation of a throwaway culture. His words made me think, “What exactly are … Continue reading

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