Homily: 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)

Mary, Mother of our Redeemer Chapel Saint John's School of Theology and Seminary Jer. 1:4-5, 17-19; Ps. 71:1-6, 15-17 1 Cor. 12:31-13:13; Lk 4:21-30 Jesus shows us today that being a prophet—especially in the places where we call “home”—is no easy task. The expectations are high and the margin of error is very slim. People … Continue reading Homily: 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)

Homily: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Mary, Mother of Our Redeemer Chapel Saint John’s School of Theology and Seminary Ps. 133, I Pt. 2: 1-5, 9-10 Wherever Pope Francis goes, he brings with him pleasant surprises. One such surprise—a surprise, at least, to me—came during his recent address to congress. Speaking to a body composed of diversity—perhaps not rich diversity, but some … Continue reading Homily: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity