Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Jn 2:1-11 January 16, 2022 These days, what the world seems to have run out of is common courtesy, civility, and mutual respect. It is impossible to ...
The Baptism of the Lord Lk 3:15-16, 21-22 January 9, 2021 When I was half the age I am today, I saw a movie called Cocoon. In spite of the many years that have passed, it came to m...
The Epiphany of the Lord Mt 2:1-12 January 2, 2022 At 7:20 a.m. EST, on December 25, 2021, as Christians were celebrating the Birth of Jesus Christ, scientists around the world wer...
The Nativity of the Lord Lk 2:1-14 December 26, 2021 …there was no room for them in the inn… (Luke 2:7) That simple detail allows our imagination to visualize the Birth of Jesus Ch...
Fourth Sunday of Advent Lk 1:39-45 December 19, 2021 We conclude this Advent season with the beautiful story of The Visitation. Scripture scholars suggest different reasons why a y...
Third Sunday of Advent Lk 3:10-18 December 12, 2021 In earlier times, Christians observed an Advent fast. As Christmas approached, a break in the fast was permitted and that day of...
Second Sunday of Advent Lk 3:1-6 December 5, 2021 Every time I strain to read a book, or magazine, or directions, or even a label, I hear my mother’s voice from years past, defying...
First Sunday of Advent Lk 21:25-28, 34-36 November 28, 2021 HAPPY NEW YEAR! The Advent Season opens a new liturgical year. This is a season of joyful expectation as we prepare to c...