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Pope Francis Homily on World Day of the poor

Posted by Bob Herz on 11/25/18

World Day of the Poor: Holy Mass (18 November 2018) | Francis Vatican Basilica 33th Sunday of Ordinary Time, 18 November 2018

Let us look at three things Jesus does in today’s Gospel.

First: while it is still day, he “leaves”. He leaves the crowds at the height of ... Read More »

Monsignor Yennock on General Judgement at the End of the World - November 18, 2018 Homily

Posted by Kyle Gilbert on 11/19/18

GENERAL JUDGEMENT AT THE END OF THE WORLD

33RD SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME NOVEMBER 18, 2018

 

BEFORE THE 1920’S, MANY PEOPLE BELIEVED THAT THE UNIVERSE DID NOT HAVE A BEGINNING. MANY PEOPLE THOUGHT THE UNIVERSE WAS ETERNAL. AND FEW EVER THOUGHT THAT THE SUN WOULD RUN OUT OF FUEL.

ONE DAY A MAN NAMED EDWIN HUBBLE BUILT THE HUBBLE TELESCOPE. THIS POWERFUL INSTRUMENT ALLOWED US TO DISCOVER 2 TRILLION GALLAXIES IN THE UNIVERSE. THIS HUBBLE TELESCOPE ALLOWED US TO DISCOVER FORCES IN THE UNIVERSE THAT WERE ALREADY LEADING TO THE END OF THE WORLD. IT BECAME INCREASINGLY EVIDENT THAT THIS WORLD WAS NOT ... Read More »

Pope Francis: World Day of the Poor: Holy Mass (18 November 2018)

Posted by Bob Herz on 11/18/18

World Day of the Poor: Holy Mass (18 November 2018) | Francis WORLD DAY OF THE POOR HOLY MASS HOMILY OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS Vatican Basilica 33th Sunday of Ordinary Time, 18 November 2018 [Multimedia]

Let us look at three things Jesus does in today’s Gospel.

First: while ... Read More »

Monsignor Yennock on Mission Sunday 2018 - Homily from October 21, 2018

Posted by Kyle Gilbert on 10/22/18

MISSION SUNDAY 2018

 

TWENTY NINTH SUNDAY

OCTOBER 21, 2018

 

THE LAST SENTENCE IN TODAY'S GOSPEL

IS ONE OF THE MOST REMARKABLE SENTENCES IN ALL SCRIPTURE.

LET'S LISTEN TO IT AGAIN:

"THE SON OF MAN DID NOT COME TO BE SERVED; HE CAME TO SERVE AND TO GIVE ... Read More »

Monsignor Yennock on St. Francis of Assisi - Homily from October 7, 2018

Posted by Kyle Gilbert on 10/22/18

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI

OCTOBER 7, 2018

TWENTY SEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

 

JESUS SAID IN THE GOSPEL: WHOEVER DOES NOT ACCEPT THE KINGDOM OF GOD AS A CHILD WILL NOT ENTER THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN.

WHAT IS IT ABOUT THE CHILD THAT JESUS LIKED AND VALUED SO MUCH?

FIRST THERE IS THE CHILD'S HUMILITY. ORDINARILY THE CHILD IS EMBARRASSED BY PROMINENCE AND PUBLICITY. HE HAS NOT YET LEARNED TO THINK IN TERMS OF PLACE AND PRIDE AND PRESTIGE. HE HAS NOT YET LEARNED TO DISCOVER THE IMPORTANCE OF ... Read More »

Pope Francis: Holy Mass and Canonizations

Posted by Bob Herz on 10/20/18

Holy Mass and Canonizations (14 October 2018) | Francis HOLY MASS AND CANONIZATION OF THE BLESSEDS:PAOLO VI, OSCAR ROMERO, FRANCESCO SPINELLI, VINCENZO ROMANO, MARIA CATERINA KASPER, NAZARIA IGNAZIA DI SANTA TERESA DI GESÙ, NUNZIO SULPRIZIO HOMILY OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS St Peter's Square Sunday, 14 October 2018 [Multimedia]

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President of U.S. Conference of Bishops Renews Commitment for Greater Effectiveness and Transparency in Disciplining Bishops

Posted by Bob Herz on 9/02/18

August 27, 2018 WASHINGTON— Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has issued the following statement.  Cardinal DiNardo's full statement follows:

"In communion with the Holy Father, I join the Executive Committee of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) in ... Read More »

Father Christopher Seibt's Homily on Accusations of Abuse by Priests

Posted by Bob Herz on 9/02/18

Delivered at St. Daniels on the Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“Watch carefully how you live,” St. Paul tells us in our second reading today from his Letter to the Ephesians. Because, he says, “the days are evil.” The days are certainly evil. A recent article referred to the ... Read More »

Monsignor Yennock's Homily from August 12, 2018 - Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Kyle Gilbert on 8/13/18

NINTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

AUGUST 12, 2018

IN A PLAY BY THORNTON WILDER A WIFE, AFTER MANY YEARS OF MARRIAGE, SAYS TO HER HUSBAND: “I DIDN'T MARRY YOU BECAUSE YOU WERE PERFECT... I MARRIED YOU BECAUSE YOU GAVE ME A PROMISE.” AND THEN SHE TAKES OFF HER RING, ... Read More »

Leader of Vatican study commission on Pope Paul VI’s encyclical Humanae Vitae says contraception is “intrinsically wrong”.

Posted by Bob Herz on 7/21/18

Head of Vatican commission says contraception is ‘intrinsically wrong’ by Dan Hitchens Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 Pope Paul VI in St Peter's Square. The pontiff released Humanae Vitae 50 years ago next week (Getty)

There had been speculation that Mgr Gilfredo Marengo's commission would challenge Church teaching

The leader ... Read More »

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