Browsing the January 2014 archive of Blog

In Stunning Homily Pope Francis Ties Abuse Scandal to Clergy who have No Relationship with God

Posted by Bob Herz on 1/26/14

By Deacon Keith Fournier 1/20/2014  Catholic Online ( We need an evangelical renewal in the Catholic Church. Our Pope is leading us along the way.

Reports concerning this blunt homily are beginning to circulate through media sources around the world. It was a strong message to Catholic clergy who have ... Read More »

Mons. Yennock's Homily -- End of Life Issues

Posted by Bob Herz on 1/19/14

End of life issues - Twenty seventh Sunday in ordinary time

There is a debate going on in our country about what is called American Exceptionalism. This is the question: is America an exceptional nation? Does America have a special mission? Is the American constitution, bill of rights and declaration ... Read More »

Mons Yennock's Homily on Mary The Mother of God, Jan 1, 2014

Posted by Bob Herz on 1/02/14

Mary the Mother of God 

January 1, 2014

And Mary kept all these things, reflecting on them in her heart.  (Luke 2:16-21)

The days after Christmas are a time for us to reflect on the grandeur of God.  This is a time for me to think about my relationship ... Read More »

Pope Francis' Jan 1 Homily: Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

Posted by Bob Herz on 1/01/14

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God1 January 2014In the first reading we find the ancient prayer of blessing which God gave to Moses to hand on to Aaron and his sons: “The Lord bless you and keep you. The Lord make his face to shine upon you, and be ... Read More »