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4th Sunday Easter

Published on April 21, 2013

If I were to say to you, “You are acting just like a sheep!” would you take that as an insult or as a compliment? If I were to say to you, “you are my son, or you are my…

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Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Published on March 28, 2013

“Why is this night different from all other nights, from all other nights?” For 5773 years, the youngest participant has asked this question of the oldest to begin the Seder meal during the eight days of the Jewish celebration of…

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5th Sunday Lent

Published on March 17, 2013

Habemus Papum! We have our new pope, Pope Francis who has taken his name from St. Francis of Assisi, a deacon and servant of the people of his time. By all first accounts our new Holy Father is a servant…

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5th Sunday Ordinary Time

Published on February 7, 2013

In his book, The Changing Face of the Priesthood, Fr. Donald Cozzens makes a wonderful observation that strikes directly at the heart of today’s Scripture message. He says that “our culture has not yet discovered the paradox of the Gospel.”…

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3rd Sunday of Advent

Published on December 6, 2012

28 DEAD And everything is half off at the mall – just in time for Christmas. These were the headlines that greeted us this morning after the senseless tragedy in Newtown CT. I checked out the blog postings at the…

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