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New Bedford, MA

Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 9, 2019

Against Human Trafficking: Solidarity, Charity, True Social Justice – Sep 09 – Homily – Fr Alan

  In the homily for the memorial of St. Peter Claver (Jesuit missionary priest, Sept 9, 2019), Fr. Alan talks about the need for solidarity, which flows from true charity: love of Christ…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 10, 2019

Hypostatic Union? What’s That? (Hint: Mystery of Redemption) – Sep 10 – Homily – Fr Matthias

Fr Matthias gives the homily on Sep 10, 2019 (Tuesday of the Twenty-third Week of Ordinary Time) regarding the "hypostatic union," a term that few Catholic have ever heard of, and still fewer…
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Fr. Maximilian WarnisherHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 11, 2019

Hardship Now, Joy Hereafter – Sep 11 – Homily – Fr Maximilian

In a votive Mass in honor of Our Lady of Sorrows (Wednesday of the Twenty-Third Week of Ordinary Time), Fr. Maximilian gives the homily on how to see hardship, suffering, and sorrow in…
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Fr. Andre FeainHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 17, 2019

Cross, Door to Life: Francis’ Stigmata – Sep 17 – Homily – Fr Andre

  In the homily for the Franciscan Feast of the Stigmatization of Holy Father Francis (Sep 17, 2019), Fr. Andre relates the facts and meaning of the mystical crucifixion of St. Francis, by…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 18, 2019

Not Circumstances, but What We Do Determines Holiness – Sep 18 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  On the feast of St. Joseph of Cupertino (OFM Conv. Priest, Sep 18, 2019), Fr. Matthias draws a lesson from the life of this saint. His great holiness, manifest in mystical gifts,…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 23, 2019

The Charity of Padre Pio, “Ardent Devotee of the Holy Rosary” – Sep 23 – Homily – Fr Alan

  On the feast of St. Pius (Pio) of Pietralcina (Capuchin Franciscan priest, Sep 23, 2019), Fr. Alan points out In the homily that despite the saint’s mystical elevation, one critical aspect of…
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Fr. Andre FeainHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 24, 2019

Our Lady Always Says “Yes” to God—Will America? – Sep 24 – Homily – Fr Andre

  In the homily for Tuesday of the Twenty-fifth Week in Ordinary Time (Sep 24, 2019), Fr. Andre explains that in Jesus’ view of personal affinity, fulfillment of God’s will means more than…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 25, 2019

Holy Sacrifice of Mass for Holy Souls in Purgatory – Sep 25 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for this Requiem Mass (Sep 25, 2019), Fr. Matthias explains the Franciscan custom of praying for the dead, as we do in this monthly Mass offered for deceased Friars,…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 30, 2019

Holy Rosary: Scripture-Based, Gospel-Inspired – Sep 30 – Homily – Fr Alan

  On the memorial of St. Jerome (Priest and Doctor of the Church, Sep 30, 2019), Fr. Alan explains that the Rosary, contrary to detractors’ claims, is a fundamentally scriptural prayer, which Pope…
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Fr. Andre FeainHomilyNew Bedford, MA
October 1, 2019

St. Thérèse: Love is Everything – Oct 01 – Homily – Fr Andre

  In the homily for the memorial of St. Thérèse of Lisieux (Virgin and Doctor of the Church, Oct 01, 2019), Father draws out the fundamental lesson of our Christian religion: love (aka…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
October 2, 2019

Guardian Angel? Ignore Him ( … At Your Own Peril!) – Oct 02 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  On the occasion of the memorial of the Guardian Angels (Oct 2, 2019 - feast for the Franciscans of the Immaculate), Father explains the gravity of willfully entertaining occasions of sin, as…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
October 7, 2019

Pray the ROSARY October 13 COAST TO COAST – Oct 07 – Homily – Fr Alan

  In the homily on the memorial of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary (Oct 7, 2019), Fr. Alan explains the power of the Rosary as a prayer and gift of Marian mediation,…
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Fr. Andre FeainHomilyNew Bedford, MA
October 8, 2019

Dear Synod Fathers, Strive to Learn at the School of Mary – Oct 08 – Homily – Fr Andre

  In the homily on Oct 08, 2019 (Tuesday of the 27th Week of Ordinary Time), Fr. Andre comments on the Gospel account of the different approaches of Jesus’ friends, the sisters Martha…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
October 9, 2019

Want to Become Holy? Choose Holy Companions – Oct 09 – Homily – Fr Matthias

Fr Matthias gives the homily at New Bedford on Oct 09, 2019 (Memorial of St. Denis, Bishop, and Companions, Martyrs) on how we must carefully select the company we keep, since friends tend…
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Fr. Josemaria BarbinHomilyNew Bedford, MA
October 14, 2019

New Saint John H. Newman Denounced Liberalism in Religion – Oct 14 – Homily – Fr Josemaria

  In the homily on Oct 14, 2019 (Saint Callistus I, pope and martyr), Fr. Josemaria relates today’s Gospel (Monday 28th Week of Ordinary Time) to the thinking of two recently canonized saints,…
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