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Sticky Faith

Photo by G. Crescoli on Unsplash Homily for June 17, 2018 (11th Sunday in Ordinary Time) Ezekiel 17:22-24; Psalm 92; 2 Corinthians 5:6-10; Mark 4:26-34   Forty years ago, Dr. Spencer Silver, a scientist, had a problem.  His job was to develop new...

The Waters of Baptism

Homily for June 10, 2018 (10th Sunday in Ordinary Time) Genesis 3:9-15; 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1; Mark 3:20-35 It is sometimes said that “Blood is thicker than water.”  That phrase suggests that family bonds...

The Body and Blood of Christ

Homily for June 3, 2018 (Body and Blood of Christ) Exodus 24:3-8; Hebrews 9:11-15; Mark 14:12-16, 22-26 On this solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ, when we are asked to reflect on the mystery of the Lord’s real...

Memorial Day

Homily for May 27, 2018 (The Most Holy Trinity) Deuteronomy 4:32-34,