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Freedom, Choices and Consequences

Pablo-heimplatz-eavs-4kngrk-unsplash St. John Eudes Judges 2:11-19; Matthew 19:16-22 In yesterday’s gospel reading (Luke 12:49-53), Jesus told us that he came not for peace but for division.  ...

Death, Taxes… and More!

Untitled-1 Memorial of St. Pontian, Pope and St. Hippolytus, Presbyter, Martyrs People say there are only two certainties in life: death and taxes. The Gospel reading for ...

Complaints or Compassion?

Omar-prestwich-mon9zienhvw-unsplash Dedication of the Basilica of St. Mary Major Numbers 11:4b-15; Matthew 14:13-21 Our readings today give us a contrast of complaints and compassion. The first reading is ...

Timely Leadership in a Difficult Time

Gerald-ford-min Last week I took a brief (2-day) vacation to Grand Rapids, Michigan.  I’m a bit of a history buff, so I wanted to visit the Gerald R. Ford Presidential ...