3rd Sunday in OT: Fulfilled in Faith

3rd Sunday in OT: Fulfilled in Faith

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time 2022 The First Reading of today taken from the Book of Nehemiah tells of the crucial role of the Law of God in the Israel community.  Ezra and Nehemiah were given the special task of God to rebuild the community.  They were also given the...
2nd Sunday in OT: Christ in Abundance

2nd Sunday in OT: Christ in Abundance

The first reading has Prophet Isaiah speaking to the people of Israel in exile when they were driven from their homeland. He speaks of God’s power in their life when they will be changed from being known as  “Forsaken, to being known as “Chosen.” He speaks of the...
Baptism of Our Lord 2022

Baptism of Our Lord 2022

Through Christ’s Baptism, We become Adopted Children of God Today we celebrate the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord in the River Jordan by John the Baptist. This feast officially ends the season of Christmas which began on the 24th Night of December. The Church...
Merry Christmas 2021

Merry Christmas 2021

Dear Brothers, “The Virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel, which means, God is with us.” Matthew 1:23 Christmas is a celebration of Joy, because God has shown to us that He enjoys communion with humanity, and He does like...
Fourth Sunday of Advent 2021

Fourth Sunday of Advent 2021

Today we encounter two people in our Gospel Reading: two expectant mothers. Elizabeth is too old and has been childless for a long time and Mary is almost too young and not married. Elizabeth has a lot of history behind her; Mary has a lot of history ahead of her. The...
Third Sunday of Advent 2021

Third Sunday of Advent 2021

GAUDETE SUNDAY = Rejoice Sunday! Is the third Sunday of Advent, this day expresses the joy of anticipation at the approach of the birth of our Lord. We are invited to rejoice because the Lord is near. Zephaniah 3: 14 – 18; Philippians 4: 4 – 7; Luke 3: 10 -18 St...
Second Sunday of Advent 2021

Second Sunday of Advent 2021

2nd Sunday of Advent Year C Baruch 5: 1-9, Phil 1: 4-6,8-11, Luke 3: 4. 6 Sometimes when people point out something that is wrong with us, we see what they are saying, recognize it as true but proceed to do nothing about it. Recognizing the truth does not compel us to...
First Sunday of Advent 2021

First Sunday of Advent 2021

A Knights Hope This weekend, as we light the first purple candle of the Advent wreath in anticipation of the coming of the Christ child, we focus on the virtue of hope. As described in the Catechism of the Catholic Church, hope is the confident expectation of divine...