Monthly Archives: November 2016

Advent I

Advent I 2016 – Cycle A Isaiah 2:1-5; Psalm 122; Romans 13:11-14; Matthew 24:37-44 Do you judge other people? Sure you do.  We all do, all the time.  We make snap judgments about people based on physical looks, fashion, hair … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Day 2016

Thanksgiving Day 2016 Though we hearken back each Thanksgiving to images of indigenous peoples sitting down together with the Separatist Pilgrim Christians for a festive meal after a good harvest in 1621, the reality is today’s national holiday is rooted … Continue reading

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Ordinary 34 Christ, King of the Universe

The Thirty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe 2016 – Cycle C 2 Samuel 5:1-3; Psalm 122; Colossians 1:12-20, Luke 23:35-43 Is there life after death?  – Yes?  How do you … Continue reading

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Ordinary 33

The Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time 2016 – Cycle C Malachi 3:19-20; Psalm 98; 2 Thessalonians 23:7-12; Luke 21:5-19 Do you ever reflect on death? I do.  With a mother who is 91 years of age and experiencing many of … Continue reading

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Ordinary 32

The Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time 2016 – Cycle C 2 Maccabees 7:1-2, 9-14; Psalm 17; 2 Thessalonians 2:16 – 3:5; Luke 20:27-38 Do you believe in the resurrection of the body? I ask that question of you when we … Continue reading

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All Saints

The Solemnity of All Saints 2016 – Cycle C Revelation 7: 2-4, 9-14; Psalm 24; 1 John 3:1-3; Matthew 5:1-12 Photography has been around for about two hundred years.  And so, we have photographs of them!  No longer do we … Continue reading

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