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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 ...

Thursday, May 7 - Homily: Fullness of Joy

Thursday, May 7 - Homily: Fullness of Joy Watch

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Our Lord does not exhort us to keep His commandments and remain in Him that we might be sad, but so that we might share His joy.

Wednesday, May 6 - Homily: The Pruning of the Vine

Wednesday, May 6 - Homily: The Pruning of the Vine Watch

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The metaphor used by Our Lord in today's gospel is one that is rooted in the history and consciousness of the Jewish people. The image of the ...

Tuesday, May 5 - Homily: Seek Jesus in the Sign of the Eucharist

Tuesday, May 5 - Homily: Seek Jesus in the Sign of the Eucharist Watch

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In the readings today Our Lord begins to move into the "Bread of Life" discourses and explains the difference between the spiritual soul that ...

Monday, May 4 - Homily: Who Loves Jesus?

Monday, May 4 - Homily: Who Loves Jesus? Watch

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"Whoever has my commandments and observes them is the one who loves me." John 14:21.

Thursday, April 30 - Homily: St Pius V the Reformer

Thursday, April 30 - Homily: St Pius V the Reformer Watch

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Fr. Elias on the life of Pope St. Pius V who called all the Christians to prayer at the threat of a huge Muslim invasion. He also implemented the ...

Wednesday, April 29 - Homily: Heroic Constancy

Wednesday, April 29 - Homily: Heroic Constancy Watch

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Father explains the virtue of heroic constancy found in St. Peter Verona, Martyr, and how we can practice this virtue in our everyday lives.

Tuesday, April 29 - Homily: St. Catherine Peacemaker

Tuesday, April 29 - Homily: St. Catherine Peacemaker Watch

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Fr. John Joseph on St. Catherine of Sienna and how she worked to bring peace and harmony in the Church, the family of God.

Friday, April 24 - Homily: St Fidelis of Sigmaringen

Friday, April 24 - Homily: St Fidelis of Sigmaringen Watch

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Fidelis was born in the town of Sigmaringen in Germany in the year 1578. He joined the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin and lived an austere life ...

Wednesday, April 22 - Homily: St. Conrad, An Example of Silence Amidst the Noise of the World

Wednesday, April 22 - Homily: St. Conrad, An Example of Silence Amidst the Noise of the World Watch

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St. Conrad was the porter at a very busy friary attached to a shrine where thousands of pilgrims would come daily; however, he was known for his ...

Tuesday, April 21 - Homily : St. Anselm of Canterbury

Tuesday, April 21 - Homily : St. Anselm of Canterbury Watch

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As we celebrate the feast day of St. Anselm of Canterbury, Doctor of the Church, let us deepen our appreciation of the Catechism for the ...

Monday, April 20 - Homily: God Always Wins

Monday, April 20 - Homily: God Always Wins Watch

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There exists only two camps - that of Satan and rebellion, and those who follow Jesus Christ and the will of God. Victory has already been ...

Thursday, April 16 - Homily: Signs and Wonders

Thursday, April 16 - Homily: Signs and Wonders Watch

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Fr. Joachim explains how we can put too much emphasis on signs and wonders and how this is a sign that we are too focused on ourselves and our ...

Wednesday, April 15 - Homily: God's Help for His Workers

Wednesday, April 15 - Homily: God's Help for His Workers Watch

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Fr. Elias on how God will help us in the difficult task of preaching His Kingdom, even by working miracles.

Tuesday, April 14 - Homily: Sanctifying Reality of the Resurection

Tuesday, April 14 - Homily: Sanctifying Reality of the Resurection Watch

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Fr. Elias on the third Sunday in Easter preaches on how Jesus helped the apostles to fully grasp the reality of the fact that He had truly risen ...

Monday, April 13 - Homily: St. Hermenegild, Model for Us All

Monday, April 13 - Homily: St. Hermenegild, Model for Us All Watch

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St. Hermenegild was born into a heretical family, but when he renounces his heretical beliefs and professed the Catholic faith he was thrown ...

Friday, April 10 - Homily: Fulfillment of the Old Covenant

Friday, April 10 - Homily: Fulfillment of the Old Covenant Watch

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Father Matthias comments on the Old and New Covenant, asking whether we must accept Christ in order to be saved. He answers, yes, we must, for ...

Thursday, April 9 - Homily: Precious Wounds

Thursday, April 9 - Homily: Precious Wounds Watch

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Fr. George explains how the precious wounds of Jesus are His triumph and glory.

Tuesday, April 7 - Homily: Confession and Venial Sins

Tuesday, April 7 - Homily: Confession and Venial Sins Watch

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Father Matthias reminds us that Our Lord condemns the sins, and not the sinners who turn to Him and repent. He then gives a short catechesis on ...

Monday, April 6 - Homily: Resurrection from Sin

Monday, April 6 - Homily: Resurrection from Sin Watch

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Fr. Elias on the miracle of raising Lazarus from the dead, reflecting on how this is a sign that Jesus is God and has power even over death, and ...

Friday, April 3 - Homily: Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah, the Son of God

Friday, April 3 - Homily: Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah, the Son of God Watch

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Jesus presented the Jews with testimony from St. John the Baptist, His miracles, preaching, Scripture, and even God Himself, that He is the Son ...

Wednesday, April 1 - Homily: Disease of the Soul and Body

Wednesday, April 1 - Homily: Disease of the Soul and Body Watch

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Vice and sin are diseases of the soul, and God can punish the body for the offenses of the soul. This is a great mercy which can help its ...

Tuesday, March 31 - Homily: Judas and Sinful Thoughts

Tuesday, March 31 - Homily: Judas and Sinful Thoughts Watch

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Fr. Joseph McShane on how Judas first sinned in thought and even this alone was enough to have Satan enter his heart. Keeping this in mind, along ...

Monday, March 30 - Homily: God and Money

Monday, March 30 - Homily: God and Money

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Fr. Alan on the Gospel account of Jesus being anointed by Mary Magdalene with the expensive anointment which inflamed the ire of Judas Iscariot, ...