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Bloomington, IN

Sep 01 – Homily – Fr Joseph M.: The Rosary Vanquishes the Foe

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
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Homily #150901b (min) Play – This homily is a reflection given by Fr. Joseph M. McShane tying together the life of St. Beatrice de Silva and Gospel of the day.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Beatrice of Silva – Form: OF
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Aug 30 – Homily – Fr Alan: Even nature is affected by sin

Sunday, August 30th, 2015
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Homily #150830b ( 20min) Play – This homily is reflection given by Fr. Alan Wharton for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time.
Ave Maria!
Mass: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time – Sunday – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: deu 4:1-2, 6-8
Resp: psa 15:2-3, 3-4, 4-5
2nd: jam 1:17-18, 21-22, 27
Gsp: mar 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

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Aug 24 – Homily – Fr Elias: Divine Irony

Monday, August 24th, 2015
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Homily #150824b ( 12 min) Play – This homily is a commentary/reflection given by Fr. Elias M. Mills  on the mysterious passage in St. John’s Gospel concerning the meeting of Christ and Nathaniel.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Bartholomew the Apostle – Feast – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: rev 21:9-14
Resp: psa 145:10-11, 12-13, 17-18
Gsp: joh 1:45-51

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Aug 21 – Homily – Fr Elias: Feed my sheep

Friday, August 21st, 2015
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Homily #150821b ( 11 min) Play – This homily is a reflection given by Fr. Elias M. Mills  on the life of St. Pius the X and the efforts he made as the Sovereign Pontiff restore all things in Christ.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Pius X – Mem – Form: OF
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Aug 20 – Homily – Fr Alan: The wisdom of St. Bernard

Thursday, August 20th, 2015
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Homily #150820b (min) Play – This homily is a reflection given by Fr. Alan M. Wharton on the life of  St. Bernard of Clairvaux.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Bernard of Clairvaux – Mem – Form: OF
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Aug 19 – Homily – Fr Elias: Much good was accomplished, in a short time

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015
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Homily #150819b ( 11 min) Play – This homily is a reflection on the life and accomplishments of St. Louis the Bishop given by Fr. Elias M. Mills on the readings for Wednesday in the 20th Week of Ordinary time
Ave Maria!
Mass: Wednesday 20th Week of Ordinary Time – Wkdy – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: jdg 9:6-15
Resp: psa 21:2-3, 4-5, 6-7
Gsp: mat 20:1-16

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Aug 16 – Homily – Fr Elias: “She has prepared Her table”

Sunday, August 16th, 2015
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Homily #150816b ( 18 min) Play -This homily, given by Fr. Elias M. Mills, is a reflection on the readings for the 20th Sunday in Ordinary time showing their complimentary Eucharistic and Marian  themes.
Ave Maria!
Mass: 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Sunday – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: pro 9:1-6
Resp: psa 34:2-3, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15
2nd: eph 5:15-20
Gsp: joh 6:51-58

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Aug 15 – Homily – Fr Alan: “The Almighty has done great things for Me”

Saturday, August 15th, 2015
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Homily #150815b ( 17 min) Play – This is a reflection given by Fr. Alan M. Wharton on mystery of Mary Immaculate particularly concerning her glorious Assumption which is the solemnity we commemorate today.
Ave Maria!
Mass: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Solemnity – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: rev 11:19, 12 1-6, 10
Resp: psa 45:10, 11, 12, 16
2nd: 1co 15:20-26
Gsp: luk 1:39-56

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Aug 14 – Homily – Fr Alan: “Patron of our troubled times”

Friday, August 14th, 2015
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Homily #150814b ( 11  min) Play – This a reflection given by Fr. Alan M. Wharton on the readings for today’s solemnity of St. Maximilian Kolbe in light of some the challenges that our world faces today.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Maximilian Kolbe – Solemnity – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: wis 3:1-9
Resp: psa 116:10-17
2nd: 1jo 3:13-18
Gsp: joh 15:12-17

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Aug 11 – Homily – Fr Joseph M.: St. Clare, Perfectly Franciscan

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
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Homily #150811b ( 10min) Play – Fr. Joseph gives an account of the life of St. Clare who founded the Poor Clares and is considered the most perfect follower of St. Francis.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Clare of Assisi – Solemnity – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: hos 2:16, 17, 21-22
Resp: psa 45:11-12, 14-16
2nd: 2co 4:6-10, 16-18
Gsp: joh 15:4-10

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Aug 10 – Homily – Fr Elias: St. Lawrence, Servant Witness

Monday, August 10th, 2015
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Homily #150810b ( 08min) Play – On the feast of St. Lawrence Fr. Elias preaches on the witness that he gave by being an early martyr of the Church but also as a deacon who served the poor.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Lawrence – Feast – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: 2co 9:6-10
Resp: psa 112:1-2, 5-6, 7-8, 9
Gsp: joh 12:24-26

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Aug 09 – Homily – Fr Alan: The Virtue of Faith

Sunday, August 9th, 2015
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Homily #150809b ( 19min) Play – Fr. Alan explains the nature of faith, that it is virtue of practiced, habitual ascent of the mind to the truths of Christ. This requires grace from God and our own human effort which involves prayer for more grace. This virtue is the opposite and antidote to the vice of doubt, the mindset of willful resistance to the truth.
Ave Maria!
Mass: 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Sunday – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: 1ki 19:4-8
Resp: psa 34:2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9
2nd: eph 4:30-5:2
Gsp: joh 6:41-51

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Aug 08 – Homily – Fr Elias: St. Dominic and St. Francis

Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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Homily #150808b ( 10min) Play – On St. Dominic’s feast day Fr. Elias preaches on the common link between him and St. Francis who were contemporaries and started mendicant orders which were a brand new type of order at the time. St. Dominic focused on preaching and the needed to imitate Christ and to embrace the truth of His doctrine.
Ave Maria!
Mass: Holy Father Dominic – Form: OF
Readings: Saturday 18th Week of Ordinary Time
1st: deu 6:4-13
Resp: psa 18:2-3, 3-4, 47, 51
Gsp: mat 17:14-20

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Aug 06 – Homily – Fr Joseph M.: Transfiguration then Crucifixion

Thursday, August 6th, 2015
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Homily #150806b ( 07min) Play – Fr. Joseph comments on the transfiguration of Our Lord on Mt. Tabor as it relates to the crucifixion and prepares the apostles to endure it
Ave Maria!
Mass: Transfiguration of the Lord – Feast
Readings: 
1st: dan 7:9-10, 13-14
Resp: psa 97:1-2, 5-6, 9
2nd: 2pe 1:16-19
Gsp: luk 9:28-36

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Aug 05 – Homily – Fr Elias: St Mary Major of the Snow

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015
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Homily #150805b ( 09min) Play – Fr. Elias on the memorial of the dedication of the basilica of St. Mary Major, describes how snow in August in Rome played a role in building this great church. He then relates the basilica to the doctrine of Mary as Mother of God and how it combated the heresy of Nestorius.
Ave Maria!
Mass: Dedication of the Basilica of Saint Mary Major – Opt Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Wednesday 18th Week of Ordinary Time
1st: num 13:1-2, 25-14:1, 26-29, 34-35
Resp: psa 106:6-7, 13-14, 21-22, 23
Gsp: mat 15:21-28

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