15th Sunday In Ordinary Time

Why did Jesus tell the Parable about the Good Samaritan?  He wanted to emphasize that we must be kind — not only to those we love, but also to strangers. This vlog will explain more.  Based on the readings of Deuteronomy 30:10-14; Colossians 1: 15-20; & Luke 10: 25-37.

14th Sunday In Ordinary Time

God often puts us in a new situation which is not comfortable at the beginning.  In the vlog, Fr. MD focuses on how important it is for us to remain patient and not give up too quickly.   God may have good reasons for placing us in these new situations.   Based on the readings of Isaiah 66: 10-14; Galatians 6: 14-18; & Luke 10: 1-9.

 

 

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Today the gospel talks about how the Samaritans and Jews disliked each other.  Unfortunately, people continue to view other groups who are different from them with suspicion or even hatred.  Christians are called to love all people no matter what!  Based on the readings of 1 Kings 19: 16- 21; Galatians 5: 1-18; & Luke 9: 51-62.

Corpus Christi

Today we celebrate Corpus Christi, honoring the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ.  The gospel talks about Jesus performing the miracle of using seven loaves of bread and two fish to feed over 5,000 people.  The vlog discusses how we can continue witnessing miracles in our lives.  Based on the readings of 14: 18-20; 1 Corinthians 11: 23-26; & Luke 9: 11-17.

The Most Holy Trinity

Today we honor the most Holy Trinity.  In this vlog, Fr. MD focuses on God’s loving patience with us, especially the slow progress in our spiritual growth.  Likewise, we should learn to be patient with ourselves and other people.  Based on the readings of Proverb 8: 22-31; Romans 5: 1-5; & John 16: 12-15.