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Fr. Alan Wharton

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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
January 30, 2015

Jan 30 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. Hyacinth and Perseverance

Homily #150130b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan on the virtue of perseverance and how this was so important in the life of St. Hyacinth of Mariscotti Ave Maria! Mass: St. Hyacinth of Mariscotti -…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
January 31, 2015

Jan 31 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. John Bosco, Teacher of Souls

Homily #150131b ( 13min) Play - Fr. Alan presents to us the life of St. John Bosco, the founder of the Salesians, and how he was such a positive influence on Catholic education…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 1, 2015

Feb 01 – Homily – Fr Alan: Holy Bowl Sunday

Homily #150201b ( 19min) Play - Fr. Alan on the readings for today and the importance of prophecies and how we must discern which are true and which are false.  These prophesies are to…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 2, 2015

Feb 02 – Homily – Fr Alan: The Pure Light of Christ

Homily #150202b ( 10min) Play - Fr. Alan presents the meaning and history of Candlemas which is the feast of the Presentation of the Lord. Christ is the light of the world and we…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 13, 2015

Feb 13 – Homily – Fr Alan: Knowledge of Original Sin

Homily #150213b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan explains how before Adam and Eve sinned they only had knowledge of good. After eating of the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 14, 2015

Feb 14 – Homily – Fr Alan: Family, Consecration and Mission

Homily #150214b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan gives the homily for the Family Retreat at the Mother of the Redeemer Retreat Center and relates the family's role in today's world to evangelize with…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 15, 2015

Feb 15 – Homily – Fr Alan: Spiritual Illness

Homily #150215b ( 18min) Play - Fr. Alan reflects on today's readings to show that physical illness regarding contagion and healing is analogous to the spiritual realm. He exhorts us to pay more attention…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 17, 2015

Feb 17 – Homily – Fr Alan: Mary and Lent

Homily #150217b ( 15min) Play - Fr. Alan connects today's celebration of the founders of the Servite Order with Lent which starts tomorrow, Ash Wednesday. He does this by proposing devotion to the Sacred Heart…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 23, 2015

Feb 23 – Homily – Fr Alan: Universal Call to God and Neighbor

Homily #150223b ( 15min) Play - Fr. Alan on how our journey to God is inextricably linked to our love of neighbor and this is a particularly appropriate message for Lent when we are…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
February 28, 2015

Feb 28 – Homily – Fr Alan: Covenant Goes Both Ways

Homily #150228b ( 14min) Play - Fr. Alan preaches on the mutual nature of the covenant that Our Lord makes with His people. That God takes his people as his own and asks His…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
March 7, 2015

Mar 07 – Homily – Fr Alan: Repentance and Forgiveness

Homily #150307b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan reflects on the parable of the Prodigal Son and how we can receive forgiveness even for grievous sins so long as we repent and have contrition.…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
March 8, 2015

Mar 08 – Homily – Fr Alan: Sanity v. Profanity

Homily #150308b ( 23min) Play - Fr. Alan preaches on the Gospel account of Jesus chasing the money changers out of the temple because they were profaning the holy temple of God, His Father's…
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