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Homilies on the Bread of Life Discourse #5 of 5

By Fr. Jeff | 08/27/2012

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B Joshua 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b Ephesians 5:21-32 John 6:60-69 August 26, 2012 During the past four weeks, we have heard that Jesus fed 5,000 people with just five barley loaves and two fish.  He…

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A Week Without Writing

By Fr. Jeff | 08/25/2012

I realized yesterday that it has been a few days since I have written here.  There are typically two reasons for when I don’t write something here.  The first is that I don’t have the inspiration to write something and…

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Sunday Homily Bread of Life Discourse #4 of 5

By Fr. Jeff | 08/20/2012

20th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B Proverbs 9:1-6 Ephesians 5:15-20 John 6:51-58 August 19, 2012 Lady Wisdom has prepared a great meal and invited the “simple” and those “who lack understanding.”  One might think Lady Wisdom would invite only…

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The Assumption of Mary

By Fr. Jeff | 08/15/2012

Today we celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary.  It is a Holy Day of Obligation (Click here to see the readings).  Here are some of the thoughts I shared in my homily. The fact that today is a…

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Homily #3 of 5 – Bread of Life Discourse

By Fr. Jeff | 08/13/2012

Here is this week’s homily from the Bread of Life Discourse 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B 1 Kings 19:4-8 Ephesians 4:30-5:2 John 6:41-51 August 5, 2012 Elijah has apparently decided to give up but why? If you go…

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How Strong is Your Faith?

By Fr. Jeff | 08/11/2012

Today’s Gospel Reading (Saturday, 8/11/12, 18th Week in Ordinary Time) always make me ask how strong is my faith.  In this particular gospel, a man comes to Jesus seeking help for his son.  Jesus’ disciples (who have already done some…

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Homily for Sunday, August 5, 2012

By Fr. Jeff | 08/06/2012

18th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B Exodus 16:2-4, 12-15 Ephesians 4:17 20-24 John 6:24-35 August 5, 2012 Jesus has fed the people (5,000 of them!).  They are following him.  Ideally they would be following him because they had come…

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Homily for Sunday, July 29, 2012

By Fr. Jeff | 08/06/2012

Our Sunday gospels right now come from Chapter 6 of the Gospel of John.  For those new to my blog I don’t often put my homilies on this blog because my homily constantly develops over the week and I don’t…

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Ministry Continues

By Fr. Jeff | 08/03/2012

Another ten days has passed since I last wrote.  The funerals have slowed down with just one funeral in church and a separate burial last week.  That doesn’t mean everything has slowed down. I spent Tuesday and Wednesday of this…

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