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The Rich Young Man and the Cretan
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The Rich Young Man and the Cretan

Mini-Homily for 28th Sunday Ordinary Time, 2012 My brothers and sisters in Christ:  What is it that we are clinging to? Like the old man of Crete, like the Rich young man in our Gospel – what is keeping us from totally giving ourselves over to Christ?  Is it riches, […]

Three Pints
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Three Pints

Mini-Homily 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2012 Seamus McGuinty had two brothers, Andrew and Patrick.   In their little town in Ireland the three brothers would go to the pub for a beer every Saturday night.  Now, it came to pass that both Patrick and Andrew decided to leave Ireland for […]

Servant of All
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Servant of All

25th Sunday of OT 2012 – Mini-homily   Even the disciples, the people who were in the constant company of Jesus, fought as to which of them was the most important in the group. Yet Jesus had just told them how he would abandon himself to the will of others, […]

Why do it?
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Why do it?

“The Internet can offer magnificent opportunities for evangelization if used with competence and a clear awareness of its strengths and weaknesses. Above all, by providing information and stirring interest it makes possible an initial encounter with the Christian message, especially among the young who increasingly turn to the world of […]