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The Proof in the Pudding

Homily for April 23, 2017 (2nd Sunday of Easter; Divine Mercy Sunday) Acts 2:42-47; 1 Peter 1:3-9; John 20:19-31 We’ve often heard the phrase, “The proof is in the pudding.”  It’s a shortened and...

Easter Vigil

In many parishes throughout the world, Easter Sunday is greeted with two emotions that many running in Monday’s Boston Marathon will also experience:  joy…and exhaustion!  From Palm Sunday to Easter Monday...

Open your heart to welcome LOVE

Homily for April 9, 2017 (Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion) Isaiah 50:4-7; Psalm 22; Philippians 2:61-11; Matthew 21:1-11; 26:14-2:66 Today we begin the most solemn and intense week of the Church year.  Holy Week and...

I’m Spartacus

Homily for April 2, 2017 (5th Sunday in Ordinary Time) Ezekiel 37:12-14; Psalm 130; Romans 8:8-11; John 11:3-7, 17, 20-27, 33b-45 Near the end of the classic 1960 film Spartacus, a Roman general confronts a group of slaves who...