Category Archives: Homilies

Christian Suffering

Every religion and philosophy in a different way.  For some, suffering is in the mind, it is imagined.  Therefore, we must avoid it and push it out of the mind.  For others, suffering is a sign of punishment from God … Continue reading

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The Sacrament of Penance

The Sacrament of Penance is one of the seven Sacraments given to the Church by our Lord Jesus Christ. Through the years, this Sacrament has been known by many names. Each of these names expresses an aspect of the graces … Continue reading

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Searching for the Lord

At this season, we often sing “Silent Night, Holy Night.” Christmas is a holy day, the day of the Lord’s birth, the day on which we celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary’s giving birth to the only-begotten Son of the Father. … Continue reading

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Seek the Lord in Silence

How often do we take time to listen to the Lord? To take time in silence? Sometimes we come into the church and we are in such a rush. We come in seconds before Mass begins and we leave right … Continue reading

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The Right Words

Growing up in an old French town, one would often hear people make a statement like “Throw me down the stairs my coat”.  Anyone from that town knew clearly what the person was saying. However, if someone were an outsider, … Continue reading

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