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Monday, September 15 - Homily: Our Lady of Sorrows

Monday, September 15 - Homily: Our Lady of Sorrows Watch

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The Second Vatican Council contains a wonderful explanation of Our Lady's role in the redemption in #55-59 of the Dogmatic Constitution on the ...

Friday, September 12 - Homily: Name Day Wishes

Friday, September 12 - Homily: Name Day Wishes Watch

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Father Matthias comments on a short writing of St. Maximilian where the saint muses over what we can wish she who is "Full of Grace."

Thursday, September 11 - Homily: Abortion: Abominable Crime

Thursday, September 11 - Homily: Abortion: Abominable Crime Watch

Daily Homilies

In this Mass, we pray "For Our Oppressors," in particular for those who continue to oppress the unborn by means of legalized abortion.

Wednesday, September 10 - Homily: Blessed are you when...

Wednesday, September 10 - Homily: Blessed are you when... Watch

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Today's Gospel is the Beatitudes and Fr. Joachim explains that we must put Christ first and regardless of the short term difficulties it will ...

Tuesday, September 9 - Homily: St. Peter Claver, Slave of Slaves

Tuesday, September 9 - Homily: St. Peter Claver, Slave of Slaves Watch

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Fr. Elias on the life of St. Peter Claver and how he ministered to the slaves in South America, both their physical and spiritual needs.

Monday, September 8 - Homily: First Profession and Renewals

Monday, September 8 - Homily: First Profession and Renewals Watch

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Today on the feast of the Birthday of the Blessed Virgin Mary we have our annual professions where our novices make first profession and those in ...

Healing our Fractured Freedom

Healing our Fractured Freedom Watch

Year of Faith

By Deacon Keith Fournier

One of the truths of life is that what we choose determines who we become. Choosing not only has consequences outside of us, it changes us. The ...

Friday, September 5 - Homily: Bl. Mother Theresa and the Miraculous Medal

Friday, September 5 - Homily: Bl. Mother Theresa and the Miraculous Medal Watch

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As we celebrate the memorial of her passing, we look to Blessed Mother Theresa's example of always seeing Christ in the poor and trying to ...

Thursday, September 4 - Homily: St Rose of Viterbo

Thursday, September 4 - Homily: St Rose of Viterbo Watch

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St. Rose of Viterbo died at the age of 18. She was known to be holy all her life. At the age of 3 one of her aunts died and she went up to the ...

Wednesday, September 3 - Homily: St. Gregory - Shepherd of Shepherds

Wednesday, September 3 - Homily: St. Gregory - Shepherd of Shepherds Watch

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Fr. Elias preaches on the life of St Gregory the Great and how he was the shepherd of shepherds, providing much guidance for all future shepherds ...

Monday, September 1 - Homily: All Hell Breaks Loose

Monday, September 1 - Homily: All Hell Breaks Loose Watch

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Something which is not seen in the Old Testament but only in the New, is the casting out of demons. Behold the Cross of the Lord.

Weakness and Failure in the Christian Life. We Hold This Treasure in Earthen Vessels

Weakness and Failure in the Christian Life. We Hold This Treasure in Earthen Vessels Watch

Year of Faith

By Deacon Keith Fournier

'But we hold this treasure in earthen vessels that the surpassing power may be of God and not from us.' The reality of our frail human nature is that ...

Wednesday, August 27 - Homily: St Monica, Prayers and Patience

Wednesday, August 27 - Homily: St Monica, Prayers and Patience Watch

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Fr. Joachim on the life of St Monica that was so focused on the conversion of her pagan family including her son Augustine. All of them converted ...

Tuesday, August 26 - Homily: The Rosary of the 7 Joys of Mary

Tuesday, August 26 - Homily: The Rosary of the 7 Joys of Mary Watch

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Father Matthias speaks of the history of the Rosary of the Seven Joys of Mary, also called the Franciscan Crown, focusing on its origin and on ...

Monday, August 25 - Homily: Louis IX, King and Saint

Monday, August 25 - Homily: Louis IX, King and Saint Watch

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Fr. Elias on the life of St. Louis, King of France and patron saint of the Franciscan Third Order. He is a great example of how to combine ...

Jesus Really Is?

Jesus Really Is? Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The same question is asked of each one of us - WHO DO YOU SAY THAT I AM? It is not just once - but continually. It is meant to inform the ...

Friday, August 22 - Homily: Singular Grace = Singular Glory

Friday, August 22 - Homily: Singular Grace = Singular Glory Watch

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To say Our Lady's glory in Heaven is unimaginable, is an understatement.

Wednesday, August 20 - Homily: St. Bernard, Dynamic Preacher of Mary

Wednesday, August 20 - Homily: St. Bernard, Dynamic Preacher of Mary Watch

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Fr. Elias on the life of St. Bernard of Clairvaux, his great zeal for the faith and how he promoted devotion to Mary and even preached a Crusade.

Tuesday, August 19 - Homily: Christ Became Poor to Make Us Rich

Tuesday, August 19 - Homily: Christ Became Poor to Make Us Rich Watch

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Father goes over the readings, psalm, and antiphons of today's liturgy, and shows how Jesus became poor for us, and by being united to Him, we ...

Monday,  August 18 - Homily: To Be Perfect...

Monday, August 18 - Homily: To Be Perfect... Watch

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Fr. Maximilian tells us that in order to observe all the commandments, those directed to our fellow men and those directed to God, we must be ...

Wedneday,  August 13 - Homily: The Sign of the Cross

Wedneday, August 13 - Homily: The Sign of the Cross Watch

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Fr. Joachim underscores the need to have the sign of the Cross in order to be counted among Jesus' elect.

Tuesday, August 12 - Homily: Who is the Greatest?

Tuesday, August 12 - Homily: Who is the Greatest? Watch

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Fr. Joachim on the life of St. Jane Frances de Chantal and how she was one of the greatest in the eyes of God since she loved him with a ...

Monday, August 11 - Homily: St. Clare, Clear Vision of Holiness

Monday, August 11 - Homily: St. Clare, Clear Vision of Holiness Watch

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Fr. Elias on the life of St. Clare and the profound change that she caused in her time, moderating worldly materialism. May she do so in out time ...

St. Dominic, Priest: He Spoke With God or About God and Calls Us to Do the Same

St. Dominic, Priest: He Spoke With God or About God and Calls Us to Do the Same Watch

Daily Homilies

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

Today we honor Saint Dominic. As the thirteenth century began, great errors were deceiving many of the faithful in the south of France. There ...

Friday, August 8 - Homily: St. Dominic

Friday, August 8 - Homily: St. Dominic Watch

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Born in a holy family and gave birth to a holy family.

Thursday, August 7 - Homily: From the Father to Satan

Thursday, August 7 - Homily: From the Father to Satan Watch

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St. Peter goes from being enlightened by the Father, to being deceived by Satan.

Tuesday,  August 6 - Homily: Transfiguration

Tuesday, August 6 - Homily: Transfiguration Watch

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We will share His glory if we listen to Him during our sojourn in this vale of tears.

Tuesday, August 5 - Homily: What's at the Heart of Mary Devotion?

Tuesday, August 5 - Homily: What's at the Heart of Mary Devotion? Watch

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In this beautiful homily, Fr. Matthias tells us that we find the King in the Palace and the High Priest in the Temple, and we find Our Lord deep ...