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24th Sunday of Ordinary Time - Found by Love

Posted by Nick Coffman on 9/15/19

I tell you, there will be more joy in heaven over one repentant sinner than over ninety-nine righteous people who have no need to repent.  LUKE 15:7

At the weekend liturgies, Fr. Steve shared the story of when he was a little boy maybe four or five, he would ... Read More »

23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time - Cost of Discipleship

Posted by Nick Coffman on 9/08/19

If anyone come to me without hating his father and other, his wife and children, brother and sisters, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple.  LUKE 14:26

This weekend Fr. Steve spoke on this challenging gospel bringing us a fuller understanding of this text.   He said, ... Read More »

22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time - Humility

Posted by Nick Coffman on 9/01/19

Fr. Steve mentioned this past week in his homily, “As you read and reflect upon the Gospels, one quickly discovers that Jesus is often calling us to conversion – a change of heart.” As Jesus challenges his listeners (in this case the Pharisees), he challenges them and us to ... Read More »

20th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Aligned with Jesus

Posted by Nick Coffman on 8/18/19

Fr. Steve mentioned in his homily this weekend, “If we align ourselves with Jesus as his disciples, the Scripture readings should leave us all feeling a bit uncomfortable.”   The challenge that confronts us is this:  Jesus’ disciples will often be opposed by the world.  Which is no surprise!  Jesus, ... Read More »