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First Sunday in Advent

Advent-wreath Isaiah 63:16b-17, 19b, 64:2-7; 1 Corinthians 1:3-9; Mark 13:33-37 I recently participated in an online conference for priests with a bishop and the director of his diocese’s office that provides help for people who are...

Christ the King of the Universe

Masks Ezekiel 34:11-12 Corinthians 15:20-26 Matthew 25:31-46 This year's election was often a referendum on the soul of America, either to keep or make America great. But how do we measure that greatness? It is typically measured...

33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time | 33º domingo del tiempo ordinario

Wall street Proverbs 31: 10-13, 19-20, 30-31; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-6; Matthew 25:14-30 If you’ve ever been an investor, even with your 401(k), you’re probably familiar with some of the standard disclaimers from your investment...

All Saints | Todos los Santos

Angel Homily for November 1, 2020  Revelation 7:2-4, 9-14; 1 John 3:1-3; Matthew 5:1-12c Today’s feast has roots that go back to the 4th century. We recognize and give thanks for the men and women through the...