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Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ

Genesis 14:18-20; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; Luke 9:11b-17 I love bread—all types of bread:  wheat, potato, and corn bread; Irish soda bread, Polish rye bread, and French baguettes; Mexican tortillas, bolillos and...

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

Proverbs 8:22-31; Psalm 8; Romans 5:1-5; John 16:12-15 It is called Teotihuacan or “the place where the gods were created.”  This ancient city, a UNESCO world heritage site, is located 30 miles from Mexico...

Pentecost Sunday

Acts 2:1-11; Romans 8:18-17; John 14:15-16, 23b-26 There are four principal colors that we use in the Church’s liturgies.  Can you name them? That’s right: Green for Ordinary Time; Purple for Advent, Lent...

Ascension Sunday

Acts 1:1-11; Hebrews 9:24-28; Luke 24:46-53 Have you ever been ghosted? According to the Urban Dictionary, the term “ghosting” came into vogue eight years ago.  It describes what happens when a person suddenly...