Tag Archives: Humility

The humble and silent path to glory: A homily for Passion/Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday. March 25th 2015. Mk 11:1-11; Is 50:4-7; Phil 2:6-11; Mk 14:1-15:47 The humble and silent path to glory We begin our Palm Sunday liturgy outside the Church reading about Christ’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem riding on a colt … Continue reading

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Catholicism and the call to humility: A homily for the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

31st Sunday in Ordinary Time. November 5, 2017. Mal 1:14-2:2,8-10; Ps 131; 1 Thes 2:7-9,13; Mt 23:1-12 Catholicism and the call to humility When Jesus was presented in the temple by Mary and St. Joseph, the aged Simeon described Jesus’ … Continue reading

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The power of humility: A homily for Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday. April 13th 2014. Mt 21:1-11; Is 50:4-7; Phil 2:6-11; Mt 27:11-54 The power of Humility “He humbled Himself.” In the course of my vocation discernment journey, I attended many “Come and see” weekends, visiting with the religious communities … Continue reading

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Eating the humble but healthy pie: A homily for the 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. September 1, 2013 Sirach 3:17-18, 20, 28-29: Psalm 68:4-7,10-11; Hebrews 12:18-19, 22-24; Luke 14:1, 7-14 “You will be repaid at the resurrection of the righteous” Alehandra Pereyra is a 44 year old woman in the … Continue reading

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