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Fr. JacintoGriswold, CTHomily
March 19, 2017

Mar 19 – Homily – Fr Jacinto: Living Thirsts

  On the Third Sunday of Lent, the readings focus on water and thirst on human and spiritual levels. These readings are directed towards those preparing for baptism, and invite us to renew…
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Fr. JacintoGriswold, CTHomily
March 18, 2017

Mar 18 – Homily – Fr Jacinto: Receive and Share His Mercy

  God's infinite mercy is something we all need and is evident all throughout the scriptures. The prodigal son parable in particular clears away all doubts as to who might benefit from Gods…
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Fr. JacintoGriswold, CTHomily
March 12, 2017

Mar 12 – Homily – Fr Jacinto: Journey From Tabor to Calvary

  The Second Sunday of Lent is called Transfiguration Sunday because the Gospel reading is the account of this mystery. But why have this at beginning of Lent? It is a great source…
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Fr. Dominic MurphyGriswold, CTHomily
March 5, 2017

Mar 05 – Homily – Fr Dominic: Be A Fighter

  Today's theme is temptation, and we have an example of Jesus fighting temptation and Eve given in to it. Temptation has three steps - external tempting, internal delight, and consent. Jesus fought…
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Fr. JacintoGriswold, CTHomily
March 4, 2017

Mar 04 – Homily – Fr Jacinto: Not the Healthy but the Sick

  Jesus came not to heal the healthy, but to sick; not to call the righteous, but sinners. These consoling words from today's Gospel reading apply to us who are deathly sick and…
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Fr. Angelo GeigerGriswold, CTHomily
February 26, 2017

Feb 26 – Homily – Fr Angelo: Pray, Hope, and Don’t Worry

  The poem "Lead, Kindly Light" by Cardinal Newman was written at a moment of crisis and expressed a serene trust in God. Today's gospel expresses this hope that God will take care…
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Fr. Dominic MurphyGriswold, CTHomily
February 4, 2017

Feb 04 – Homily – Fr Dominic: Charity and Self-Forgetfulness

  In today's Gospel reading, Jesus and the disciples are surrounded by people, and try to get some rest. But when the arrived, they found a crowd waiting. All of us who serve…
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Fr. Dominic MurphyGriswold, CTHomily
January 29, 2017

Jan 29 – Homily – Fr Dominic: Humility in the Christian Life

  Throughout the readings we find a recurring theme of humility which the Church wants us to reflect on. It is a beautiful virtue, but more than just that... with love, it is…
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