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Fr. Alan Wharton

Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
April 22, 2015

Apr 22 – Homily – Fr Alan: Belief in the Eucharist

Homily #150422b ( 14min) Play - Fr. Alan on the importance of the Eucharist and how we must believe in His presence in this sacrament in order to be worthy to receive communion and…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
April 24, 2015

Apr 23 – Homily – Fr Alan: Universal Salvation in Christ

Homily #150423b ( 14min) Play - Fr. Alan on how God calls all to salvation through Jesus Christ our one unique mediator. He compares this to the popular idea that there are many…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
April 25, 2015

Apr 25 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. Mark, Persevering Evangelist

Homily #150425b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan on the life o f St Mark the Evangelist and how he exemplified the virtue of perseverance in difficult times and even in the face of difficulties…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
April 26, 2015

Apr 26 – Homily – Fr Alan: True and Good Shepherd

Homily #150426b ( 19min) Play - Fr. Alan on what makes a good shepherd and a good sheep. Jesus the Good Shepherd knows his sheep and his sheep know Him. Father compares this to…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
April 27, 2015

Apr 27 – Homily – Fr Alan: Our Lady of Good Counsel

Homily #150427b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan on the importance of the gift of counsel and why Our Lady is Mother of Good Counsel and how this relates to the Franciscans of the…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
April 29, 2015

Apr 29 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. Catherine of Siena

Homily #150429b ( 20min) Play - Fr. Alan on the life of St. Catherine of Siena who worked to bring the Pope back to Rome from Avingon. Ave Maria! Mass: St. Catherine of Siena…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
May 1, 2015

May 01 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. Joseph the Holy Worker

Homily #150501b ( 17min) Play - Fr. Alan on the history of the feast of the St. Joseph the Worker and how human labor is something worthy of celebration and a means to build…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
May 13, 2015

May 13 – Homily – Fr Alan: Fatima, Hope of Our Times

Homily #150513b ( 10min) Play - Fr. Alan on how the prophetic message of Our Lady of Fatima is a sign of hope in the face of persecution, now and in the future. Ave Maria!…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
May 17, 2015

May 17 – Homily – Fr Alan: Ascend with Christ

Homily #150517b ( 14min) Play - Fr. Alan exhorts us to grow closer to Christ, rising to new heights of holiness with His grace, in order to be with our Ascended Lord in heaven for…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
May 20, 2015

May 20 – Homily – Fr Alan: St Bernadine against the World

Homily #150520b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan relates the life of St. Bernadine of Siena and how he fought against the impurity of the world in his day by his preaching and devotions…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
May 26, 2015

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

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…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
May 28, 2015

May 28 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. Mariana, Happy and Holy

Homily #150528b ( 12min) Play - Fr. Alan on the life of St. Mariana of Jesus de Paredes, a third order Franciscan who lived in Quito in modern day Ecuador. He explains how her recollected…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
June 1, 2015

Jun 01 – Homily – Fr Alan: Justin Martyr, Live well, Die Well

Homily #150601b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan Wharton on the life of St. Justin Martyr and how his worthy death is based on his worthy life, always seeking truth and using his great…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
June 5, 2015

Jun 05 – Homily – Fr Alan: St. Boniface, Missionary, Martyr

Homily #150605b ( 11min) Play - Fr. Alan gives an account of the great missionary activities of St. Boniface in Germany in the 8th Century, establishing the Church there and ending with his martyrdom.…
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Bloomington, INFr. Alan WhartonHomily
June 7, 2015

Jun 07 – Homily – Fr Alan: The Eucharist: The Sacrament of Salvation

Homily #150607b ( 16min) Play - The is a reflection given by Fr. Alan Wharton for the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ. Ave Maria! Mass: Corpus Christi - Solemnity - Form: OF…
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