Browsing the October 2019 archive of Homilies

30th Sunday of Ordinary Time - Humble before God

Posted by Nick Coffman on 10/27/19

For whoever exults himself will be humbled, and the one who humbles himself will be exalted.  LK 18:14

Fr. Steve mentioned this weekend that whether we are a saint or sinner, no one is a self-made man or woman.  To think so is simply delusional.  Can you imagine telling ... Read More »

29th Sunday of Ordinary Time - Virtue of Constancy

Posted by Nick Coffman on 10/20/19

Jesus told his disciples a parable on the necessity of praying always and not losing heart.  Luke 18:1

Fr. Steve spoke this weekend on the virtue of fortitude or constancy.  Initially, he spoke of the difference between values and virtue.  Values are the choices we make.  We can pick ... Read More »

27th Sunday of Ordinary Time - Increase Our Faith!

Posted by Nick Coffman on 10/06/19

Increase our faith! LUKE 17:5

Fr. Steve mentioned in this weekend’s homily that the apostle approached Jesus and said, “Increase our faith.” They were implying that their faith was not enough or insufficient. It seems that Jesus doesn’t even listen to their request, he simply tells them: “If you ... Read More »