MEMORIAL OF ST. JOHN BOSCO

GOD BLESS THE YOUNG: A HOMILY ON THE MEMORIAL OF ST. JOHN BOSCO Through the intercession of St. John Bosco, may God bless all young people in the world. Today is a good day to pray for that young man/woman who grew up in a very prayerful home, but has stopped going to church, who […]

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IN THE LINE OF MELCHIZEDECK

IN THE LINE OF MELCHIZEDECH: A HOMILY ON WEDNESDAY, THIRD WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR II At most priestly ordinations, we would have a reading from the letter to the Hebrews and we would have the responsorial psalm of today which says ‘You are a priest forever, in the line of Melchizedech.’ But who is […]

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MEMORIAL OF ST. THOMAS AQUINAS

YOU CANNOT DOUBLE-CROSS THE CROSS Have you ever wondered about the logo of this blog page. I used a Redemptorist mission cross to create it. This mission cross is used by Redemptorists especially when we are involved with extraordinary preaching. I used the rope on the cross to form an ‘S’ shape while the crucifix […]

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CANTICLE OF TOBIT

CANTICLE OF TOBIT (TOBIT CHAPTER 13) One thing we may have observed about canticles is that most of them are songs of praiseĀ and thanksgiving to God for one miracle or another. In writing about canticles, I am not following a particular order, but I follow them as they occur in the divine office. The canticle […]

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