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Sin, Grace, and the waiting of the Advent Season: A homily for the 1st Sunday of Advent.

  1st Sunday of Advent. December 3, 2017. Is 63:16-17,19; 64:2-7; 1Cor 1:-9; Mk 13:33-37   Sin, Grace, and the waiting of the Advent Season There are many possible reasons why many people participate in the Eucharistic liturgy today but … Continue reading

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Advent in the School of the Baptist: A homily for the 2nd Sunday of Advent

2nd Sunday of Advent. December 6th 2015. Bar 5:1-9; Phil 1:4-6,8-11; Lk 3:1-6 Advent in the school of the Baptist “All flesh will see the salvation of God.” About three months ago, after I had just celebrated the Sacrament of … Continue reading

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The true waiting of Advent: A homily for the 1st Sunday of Advent

1st Sunday of Advent. November 29, 2019. Jer 33:14-16; 1 Thes 3:12-4:12; Lk 21:25-28; 34-36 The true waiting of Advent We all know for certain that the Advent Season is a time of waiting. But how do we wait? What … Continue reading

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Advent: A time to grow in divine friendship.

1st Sunday of Advent. December 1, 2013 Is 2:1-5; Rom 13:11-14; Mt 24:37-44 Advent: A time to grow in divine friendship. “You too must be prepared, for at an hour you do not expect, the Son of Man will come.” … Continue reading

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