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The forgotten benefits of Christ within: A homily for the 5th Sunday of Lent

5th Sunday of lent. March 22nd 2015 Jer 31:31-34; Heb 5:7-9; Jn 12:20-33 The forgotten benefits of Christ within I was having my very first funeral service as a seminarian when what I then considered the unthinkable happened – I … Continue reading

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Beholding our Mother: A homily for the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross. September 14th 2014. Nm 21:4-9; Phil 2:6-10; Jn 3:13-17 Beholding our Mother Have we ever pondered why Jesus choose to reveal Mary to us as our Mother only a few moments before He died … Continue reading

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The Lesson from the Cross: A homily for the 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time. August 31, 2014 Jer 20:7-9; Rom 12:1-2; Mt 16:21-27 The lesson from the Cross “Whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.” There … Continue reading

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Immaculate Heart of Mary: An ocean of enduring love

Immaculate Heart of Mary: An ocean of enduring love Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. June 8th 2013 Lk 2:41-51 A few days ago, Russian president, Vladimir Putin, and his wife, Lyudmila, announced that their marriage was over and … Continue reading

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