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Podcasts

May 26 – Homily – Fr Ignatius: The Hundred Fold Recompense

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
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Homily #150526 ( 05min) Play – For those who have left everything for the sake of the Gospel and to follow Christ more closely, Our Lord promises a hundred fold in return… and persecutions.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Philip Neri – Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Tuesday 8th Week of Ordinary Time
1st: sir 35:1-12
Resp: psa 50:5-6, 7-8, 14, 23
Gsp: mar 10:28-31

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May 26 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. Philip Neri for Troubled Times

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
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Homily #150526b ( 14min) Play – Fr. Alan on the life of St. Philip Neri who used a positive approach to address the many troubles of his times brought on by the Renaissance and the reactionary Protestant Reformation. He encouraged all the good elements of the Renaissance, redirecting it in a more constructive direction and fostering a solid program for teaching the truths of the Catholic faith to combat Protestantism.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Philip Neri – Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Tuesday 8th Week of Ordinary Time
1st: sir 35:1-12
Resp: psa 50:5-6, 7-8, 14, 23
Gsp: mar 10:28-31

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May 25 – Homily – Fr Joachim: Suffering as a Grace

Monday, May 25th, 2015
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Homily #150525n ( 06min) Play – Today we honor St. Mary Magdalene de’ Pazzi, a Carmelite saint, and highlights her as an example of the role of suffering in the Christian life.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi – Opt Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Monday 8th Week of Ordinary Time
1st: sir 17:19-27
Resp: psa 32:1-2, 5, 6, 7
Gsp: mar 10:17-27

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May 25 – Homily – Fr Ignatius: Rich Young Man

Monday, May 25th, 2015
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Homily #150525 ( 06min) Play – In today’s Gospel, the rich, young man becomes the sad, young man because he was not disposed to fulfill Our Lord’s will, cost what it may.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi – Opt Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Monday 8th Week of Ordinary Time
1st: sir 17:19-27
Resp: psa 32:1-2, 5, 6, 7
Gsp: mar 10:17-27

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May 24 – Homily – Fr Ignatius: Pentecost

Monday, May 25th, 2015
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Homily #150524 ( 10min) Play – Our Lady is at the center of the cenacle upon which the Holy Spirit, Her Spouse, descends.  May She intercede for a new outpouring of the Holy Spirit in our own hearts, so that we may not live according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit and inherit the kingdom of God.
Ave Maria!
Mass: Pentecost Sunday – Solemnity – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: act 2:1-11
Resp: psa 104:1, 24, 29-30, 31, 34
2nd: 1co 12:3-7, 12-13
Gsp: joh 20:19-23

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May 24 – Homily – Fr Giles: I have overcome the world

Monday, May 25th, 2015
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Homily #150524a ( 11min) Play – This is a reflection given by Fr. Giles M. Atherton on the readings for Pentecost Sunday, May 24th 2015.
Ave Maria!
Mass: Pentecost Sunday – Solemnity – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: act 2:1-11
Resp: psa 104:1, 24, 29-30, 31, 34
2nd: 1co 12:3-7, 12-13
Gsp: joh 20:19-23

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May 24 – Homily – Fr Matthias: Who Is the Holy Spirit?

Sunday, May 24th, 2015
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Homily #150524n ( 16min) Play – Father gives us a catechesis on the Holy Spirit, who He is, where He comes from, and His role in our lives. Father ends by explaining (pulling from the teachings of St. Maximilian Kolbe) why we don’t see the Holy Spirit working in the lives of many Christians, including us, and how we can become more open to His action.
Ave Maria!
Mass: Pentecost Sunday – Solemnity – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: act 2:1-11
Resp: psa 104:1, 24, 29-30, 31, 34
2nd: 1co 12:3-7, 12-13
Gsp: joh 20:19-23

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May 23 – Homily – Fr Maximilian W: Follow Me

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
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Homily #150523n ( 07min) Play – Father comments on the Gospel passage of today, telling us that regardless whether we’re the Pope or any other of the faithful, we all have the same vocation to follow Jesus.
Ave Maria!
Mass: Saturday 7th Week of Easter (Opt 1) – Wkdy – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: acts 28: 16-20, 30-31
Resp: psa 11: 4,5, and 7
Gsp: joh 21:20-25

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May 23 – Homily – Fr Ignatius: MYOB Spirituality

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
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Homily #150523 ( 04min) Play – St. Cyril, in commenting on today’s Gospel, says that Christ wishes only to repress Peter’s curiosity.  In fact, if we are to make spiritual progress, we need to mortify our curiosity and pass over many things with a deaf ear. (cf. Imitation of Christ 3:44)
Ave Maria!
Mass: Saturday 7th Week of Easter (Opt 2) – Wkdy – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: act 28:16-20, 30-31
Resp: psa 11:45, 7
Gsp: joh 21:20-25

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May 23 – Homily – Fr Joseph M.: Approaching Pentecost with Mary

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
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Homily #150523b ( 04min) Play – Fr. Joseph McShane exhorts us to draw closer to Mary as we approach Pentecost
Ave Maria!
Mass: Saturday 7th Week of Easter (Opt 1) – Wkdy – Form: OF
Readings: 
1st: gen 11:1-9
Resp: psa 104:1-2, 24, 35, 27-28, 29, 30
2nd: rom 8:22-27
Gsp: joh 7:37-39

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Video – Mary and World Peace – MNOW 3

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

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Mary Now #3 ( 07min) Play – Dr. Mark Miravalle on how Cardinal Mercier led a petition among the faithful to have Pope Benedict XV declare Mary as Coredeemer, Mediatrix, and Advocate.

Ave Maria!

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May 22 – Homily – Fr Matthias: St. Rita and the Greatest Evil

Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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Homily #150522n ( 07min) Play – Father Matthias presents the story of St. Rita of Cascia, and focuses on her prayer after her husband was murdered. Her prayer was that God would prevent her sons from sinning by exacting revenge on their father’s killer, even if it meant taking their lives. Her prayer was answered, and both sons soon died from dysentery. St. Rita understood that the greatest evil is sin, that the effects of every sin are eternal, and that death is to be preferred to sin. Father then speaks of that which is necessary for the forgiveness of sin, contrition, and then tells us some traits of that real contrition which we must have for our sins.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Rita of Cascia – Opt Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Friday 7th Week of Easter
1st: act 25:13-21
Resp: psa 103:1-2, 11-12, 19-20
Gsp: joh 21:15-19

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May 22 – Homily – Fr Ignatius: St. Rita of Cascia

Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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Homily #150522 ( 02min) Play – St. Rita, along side of St. Jude, is the patron saint of impossible cases.  For this reason, she is extremely popular and we all, at one time or another, will have need of her powerful intercession.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Rita of Cascia – Opt Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Friday 7th Week of Easter
1st: act 25:13-21
Resp: psa 103:1-2, 11-12, 19-20
Gsp: joh 21:15-19

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Video – Live Fatima Now – MNOW 2

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

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Mary Now #2 ( 04min) Play – Dr. Mark Miravalle and Fatima and how we must live the message of Fatima, Now!

Ave Maria!

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May 21 – Homily – Fr Joachim: The Strength of the Martyrs

Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Homily #150521n ( 06min) Play – Father gives us an overview of today’s saint and the other martyrs from the Mexican persecution under President Calles, and tells us that the martyrs preferred a clear conscience over life, and if we wish to stand strong in the face of opposition, we need to start making the right choices and be faithful even in the small things now.
Ave Maria!
Mass: St. Christopher Magallanes and companions – Opt Mem – Form: OF
Readings: Thursday 7th Week of Easter
1st: act 22:30, 23:6-11
Resp: psa 16:1-2, 5, 7-8, 9-10, 11
Gsp: joh 17:20-26

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