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Bloomington, INFr. Matthias SaskoHomily
May 26, 2017

May 26 – Homily – Fr Matthias: Fiery, Loving Humor of St. Phillip Neri

Fr. Matthias on the life of St. Phillip Neri and his unique relation to God where he felt an incredible fire of love in his heart combined with a great sense of humor…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
May 25, 2017

May 25 – Homily – Fr Alan: Ascension to Stronger Faith

  The Ascension of Our Lord fulfilled the scriptures and prepared the way for greater faith in in the Eucharist and in our own ultimate exaltation in the Resurrection to come. Ave Maria!…
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Bloomington, INFr. Matthias SaskoHomily
May 24, 2017

May 24 – Homily – Fr Matthias: Basilica of St. Francis

Fr. Matthias gives the homily on the Feast of the Dedication of the Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi. He points out that Francis who always sought the lowest place in life was…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
May 23, 2017

May 23 – Homily – Fr Alan: “If I do not go, the Advocate will not come.”

  Father asks the question: "Why did Our Lord say, 'It is better for you that I go. For if I do not go, the Advocate will not come to you'"? St. Thomas Aquinas provides…
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ConferencesRandom Conferences
May 22, 2017

Video – Fr. Angelo Geiger – The Benedict Option from a Franciscan Perspective – CONF 369

Ave Maria! Fr. Angelo Geiger gives a conference to the Third Order members on the widely popular book "The Benedict Option". In this conference, Fr. Angelo Geiger: Compares and Contrasts Benedictine and Franciscan…
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Fr. Angelo GeigerGriswold, CTHomily
May 21, 2017

May 21 – Homily – Fr Angelo: We are Not Orphans, But Witnesses

  Today's Gospel links love and obedience, and this is fingernails on chalkboard, Fr. Angelo tells us, to the modern world enamoured with rights without obligations and love without commitment. The words of…
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Fr. JacintoGriswold, CTHomily
May 20, 2017

May 20 – Homily – Fr Jacinto: St. Bernardine and the Holy Names

  Saint Bernardine of Siena was notable for his piety and purity from a young age. Even though he lost his parents early on, his extended family raised him and encouraged his devotion.…
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Bloomington, INGuest HomilistHomily
May 19, 2017

May 19 – Homily – Fr. David: St. Crispin of Viterbo

Fr. David Engo of the Franciscan Friars Minors from Fort Wayne, Indiana is a guest homilist today in Bloomington who preached on the life of St. Crispin of Viterbo, his humility and love…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
May 18, 2017

May 18 – Homily – Fr Alan: The Secret to Happiness

  St. Felix, whose Latin is synonymous with "happy" understood the secret to happiness: seek God above all else, love Him, and do His will. Ave Maria! Mass: St. Felix of Cantalice -…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
May 16, 2017

May 16 – Homily – Fr Alan: “My peace I give to you” (Jn 14:27)

  The peace Christ gave us, He gave us in His Mother, when on the cross He told us: "Behold, your mother." Only in the Immaculate Heart is there abiding and perfect "tranquility…
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Fr. JacintoGriswold, CTHomily
May 14, 2017

May 14 – Homily – Fr Jacinto: Mary Keeps Us with Jesus

  Jesus wants us to be with Him more than we want to be with Him, truly a great consolation. He tells us that in His Father house there are many rooms. We…
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