Monthly Archives: August 2014

Pastoral Sharings: "22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time August 31, 2014 Last week we heard in our Gospel reading about Peter’s spontaneous profession of faith “You are the Christ, the Son of the Living God.” This was … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "21st Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father James Gilhooley 21 Ordinary Time Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time – A Cycle – Matthew 16:13-20 Without the 19th century essayist Charles Lamb, William Shakespeare would be Missing in Action. It was Lamb’s essays that snatched the … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "20th Sunday in Ordinary Time"

  Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS    Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time August 17, 2014   In our liturgy today we are considering the tension in the   early Church between the  Jews, the Chosen People, and    the … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "19th Sunday in Ordinary Time"

    NINETEENTH Sunday    1 Kings 19, 9. 11-13; Psalm 85; Romans 9, 1-5;    Matthew 14: 22-32    Brothers and Sisters in Christ,   “Lord, save me.” Peter, frightened by the wind and the    waves, cries out desperately … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "18th Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary TimeAugust 3, 2014  You might not agree with me, but I think that it is a pity that in our Lectionary we do not have much longer extracts from the … Continue reading

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