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Monday, June 29 - Homily: Following Christ's Vicar

Monday, June 29 - Homily: Following Christ's Vicar Watch

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Fr. Joachim on how we have so many opportunities to heroically follow the Vicar of Christ, the pope in these difficult times.

Thursday, June 25 - Homily: Fools Who Will Not Enter the Kingdom

Thursday, June 25 - Homily: Fools Who Will Not Enter the Kingdom Watch

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In today's Gospel, Jesus tells us that non-practicing Catholics are fools who will not enter the Kingdom of Heaven.

Wednesday, June 24 - Homily: John the Baptist Sanctified by Marian Mediation

Wednesday, June 24 - Homily: John the Baptist Sanctified by Marian Mediation Watch

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All the virtues that St. John the Baptist practiced began with his sanctification by Marian mediation. Father explains some of these virtues ...

Tuesday, June 23 - Homily: Thou Shall Not Judge

Tuesday, June 23 - Homily: Thou Shall Not Judge Watch

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St. Thomas Aquinas answers whether it is lawful to judge in ST II-II, q. 60, art. 2, citing St. Augustine and St. John Chrysostom.

Monday, June 22 - Homily: Modesty - the Summertime Virtue

Monday, June 22 - Homily: Modesty - the Summertime Virtue Watch

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During the summer, special attention needs to be given to the practice of the virtue of modesty, which the Catecechism decribes as "refusing to ...

Friday, June 19 - Homily: Petitions of the Our Father

Friday, June 19 - Homily: Petitions of the Our Father Watch

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Father explains the various petitions contained within the Lord's Prayer.

Thursday, June 18 - Homily: The Church is Guided by God

Thursday, June 18 - Homily: The Church is Guided by God Watch

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In the first reading St. Paul makes it clear God is guiding him. This should be reprinted in every Catholic newspaper today, for many Catholics ...

Wednesday, June 17 - Homily: Public Religion

Wednesday, June 17 - Homily: Public Religion Watch

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Fr. Elias expounds Jesus' teaching that we should not do our religious practice to draw attention to ourselves and that this does not mean that ...

Tuesday, June 16 - Homily: Love Even Your Enemies

Tuesday, June 16 - Homily: Love Even Your Enemies Watch

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To be holy as Jesus said, we must show love even to our enemies.

Monday, June 15 - Homily: Trinitarian Testaments

Monday, June 15 - Homily: Trinitarian Testaments Watch

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Fr. John Joseph preaches on the Mystery of the Holy Trinity, how it is taught in the Old Testament and the New and even in God's entire creation, ...

Friday, June 12 - Homily: The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

Friday, June 12 - Homily: The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Watch

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The Church places today's Feast along side that of the Immaculate Heart of Mary to show the union of these two Hearts.  May our hearts be ...

Wednesday, June 10 - Homily: Obey and Teach

Wednesday, June 10 - Homily: Obey and Teach Watch

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In order to be great in the Kingdom of Heaven we must obey the Commandments and teach others to do so as well.

Tuesday, June 9 - Homily: The Testimony of God

Tuesday, June 9 - Homily: The Testimony of God Watch

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Throughout the course of history, God has testified to His Son through the prophets, the apostles and the Church. Those who have a living Faith, ...

Monday, June 8 - Homily: Super Human Transformation

Monday, June 8 - Homily: Super Human Transformation

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On this celebration of Pentecost we ask the Holy Spirit to come and dwell within us, help us to grow in all the virtues. We must continually and ...

Friday, June 5 - Homily: Forgiveness and Our Lady

Friday, June 5 - Homily: Forgiveness and Our Lady Watch

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At this Mass for the 1st Friday Sacred Heart Devotion for the local homeschoolers Fr. Ignatius emphasizes the Gospel message of forgiveness in ...

Thursday, June 4 - Homily: Patron of Priests

Thursday, June 4 - Homily: Patron of Priests Watch

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Lumen Gentium #41 says in order for priests to arrive at holiness, they should imitate saintly priests of the past, pray and sacrifice for the ...

Wednesday, June 3 - Homily: June, Month of Martyrs

Wednesday, June 3 - Homily: June, Month of Martyrs Watch

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Fr. Elias at the start of the month of martyrs preaches on the martyrdom of Sts. Charles Lwanga and Companions of Uganda and how they were the ...

Monday, Jun 1 - Homily: Preparing for Pentecost

Monday, Jun 1 - Homily: Preparing for Pentecost Watch

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Father encourages us to prepare for Pentecost by praying a novena and looking to Our Lady.

Friday, May 29 - Homily: No Backup Plan

Friday, May 29 - Homily: No Backup Plan Watch

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Father Joachim's relates a catechetical tale reminding us that God doesn't have a backup plan for evangelizing the world, we are the plan. Do we ...

Monday, May 25 - Homily: Our Lady of Consolation

Monday, May 25 - Homily: Our Lady of Consolation Watch

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Fr. Elias preaches on Our Lady of Consolation and focuses the Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation in Carey, Ohio, USA and he miracles that led to ...

Friday, May 22 - Homily: St. Rita and the Greatest Evil

Friday, May 22 - Homily: St. Rita and the Greatest Evil Watch

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Father Matthias presents the story of St. Rita of Cascia, and focuses on her prayer after her husband was murdered. Her prayer was that God would ...

Thursday, May 21 - Homily: St. Christopher and the Mexican Martyrs

Thursday, May 21 - Homily: St. Christopher and the Mexican Martyrs Watch

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Fr. Elias on the martyrs of Mexico during the persecutions there in the 1920's.

Monday, May 18 - Homily: St. Felix

Monday, May 18 - Homily: St. Felix Watch

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Fr. Elias preaches on the life of St Felix who was humble and holy Franciscan friar who lead a simple life.

Friday, May 15 - Homily: St. Isidore and Novena of Pentecost

Friday, May 15 - Homily: St. Isidore and Novena of Pentecost Watch

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Fr. Joseph preaches on the feast of St. Isidore, patron saint of farmers and the start of the novena of prayer before the feast of Pentecost.

Monday, May 11 - Homily: Franciscan Ignatius

Monday, May 11 - Homily: Franciscan Ignatius Watch

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Fr. Elias on the humble life of St Ignatius the Franciscan, the lesser known St. Ignatius.

Friday, May 8 - Homily: John 6: The Bread of Life

Friday, May 8 - Homily: John 6: The Bread of Life Watch

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Our Lord uses various literary techniques to emphasize the essence of the Bread of Life discourse in the Gospel of John - that we must eat the ...