Month: July 2017

17th Sunday

17th Sunday These parables of the ‘treasure in the field’ and the ‘pearl of great price’ ring a bell in each of us because many people dream of striking it rich.  The successes of casinos and state lotteries come from

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16th Sunday of Ordinary Time

16th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Ws 12:13, 16-19, Rom 8:26-27 Mt 13:24-43)   Jesus My Redeemer Praised be His Holy Name   Dear Brother and Sisters in Christ Jesus An elderly lady looked worried as she celebrated her 90th birthday. Her daughter asked

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16th Sunday

16th Sunday Recall that last Sunday we discussed the parable of the sower which can also be called the parable of the land. Recall that some seeds fell on the highway, some on rocky land, some on the thorny land,

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15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time The Gospel reading from Chapter 13 of Matthew is one with which we are all familiar. From our early childhood days in Sunday school or catechism classes, we heard the story about the sower and

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Jesus My Redeemer Praised Be His Holy Name

15th SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME JESUS MY REDEEMER PRAISED BE HIS HOLY NAME   Dear brother and sisters in Christ Jesus We are entering into the 15th Sunday of ordinary time. Today the word of God calls us to bear fruit in God’s kingdom.

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