Browsing the February 2020 archive of Homilies

7th Sunday of Ordinary Time - Reconciliation & Mercy

Posted by Nick Coffman on 2/23/20

As we continued to hear from Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount, Fr. Steve addressed the importance of the kingdom of God being a kingdom of reconciliation and mercy.  Jesus lived this truth out so deeply that even on the cross he cried out, Father, forgive them.  For they know ... Read More »

6th Sunday of Ordinary Time - Radical Holiness

Posted by Nick Coffman on 2/16/20

Fr. Steve shared with us this weekend how Jesus continues to call us to radical holiness.  The Sermon on the Mount is challenging, but the wisdom of Jesus is life-giving for us.  Jesus’ teachings call us out of ourselves and ultimately closer to the living God and one another.  

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5th Sunday of Ordinary Time - Salt & Light

Posted by Nick Coffman on 2/09/20

This weekend as we heard from the beginning of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount, Fr. Steve addressed the unique role of the laity in building the kingdom of God – being salt for the earth and light for the world in the places the live, work and play.

Too ... Read More »

Presentation of the Lord - Light of Christ Shine

Posted by Nick Coffman on 2/02/20

This Sunday the Church celebrates the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord.  Fr. Steve shared his reflections upon the importance of this day in the life of the Holy Family, but also the different layers of meaning that it brings to us as disciples of Jesus. 

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