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The Ascension and our struggle of faith: A homily for the Solemnity of the Ascension of Jesus

Solemnity of the Ascension. May 13, 2018. Acts 1:1-11; Eph 1:17-23; Mk 16:15-20 The Ascension and our struggle of faith “Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved; whoever does not believe will be condemned.” Many of our brothers and … Continue reading

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Awaiting the return of the Judge: A homily for the Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord

Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord. May 8, 2016. Acts 1:1-11; Eph 1:17-23; Lk 24:46-53 Awaiting the return of the Judge St. Luke’s account of the Ascension of the Lord Jesus shows us how the disciples’ awe-filled contemplation of … Continue reading

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The Ascension and our Christian vocation: A homily for the solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord

Solemnity of the Ascension. May 17th 2015. Acts 1:1-11; Eph 1:17-23; Mk 6:15-20 The Ascension and our Christian vocation “Wow! That is an awesome story!” This is the response that I usually get whenever I share my vocation story, telling … Continue reading

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Waiting for God to act: A homily for the Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord

Solemnity of the Ascension. June 1st, 2014. Acts 1:1-11; Eph 1:17-23; Mt 28:16-20 Waiting for God to act “He appeared to them during forty days.” In one of my preliminary interviews with our Vocation Director before I joined the religious … Continue reading

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