WEEKLY HOMILIES

Teaching and commentary from our pastor, Bishop Francis Christian.

Bishop Christian's homilies are  searchable  back to November 2014. 

Mark 1:14-20

Passage:

In the Gospels, Jesus brings us good news about: the Father; ourselves; others; and Eternity.

John 1:35-42

Passage:

You are totally unique and special to the Father and He has a special thing for you to do, something only you can do.

Mark 1:7-11

Passage:

We have the mission of building up God's kingdom in the world; a kingdom of truth, love & peace.

Matthew 2:1-12

Passage:

We all belong to one human family and there is one who is Abba, Father to all.

Luke 2:22-40

Passage:

Like us, the perfect Holy Family knew sorrow, trouble and pain. They are the model of self sacrificing love.

John 1:1-18

Passage:

God comes to us in Christ and assures us that He is with us, He loves us and we are important to Him.

Luke 1:26-38

Passage:

God always keeps His promises! (Even when we can't see it or understand it.)

John 1:6-8, 19-28

Passage:

As followers of Jesus we are called to point the way to Him by example and deed.

Matthew 3:1-12

Passage:

God is always searching for us; we have to let ourselves be found.

Mark 13:33-37

Passage:

Are we living in "faithful waiting" - serving others for the love of Christ?

Matthew 25:31-46

Passage:

We are called to show love and concern for others knowing that Christ is among those we serve.

Matthew 25:14-30

Passage:

Do you use the talents that God has given to you to help build up his Kingdom here on earth?

Matthew 25:1-13

Passage:

We can keep the Light of Christ burning, and be ready for His coming, by nurturing our relationship with Christ through prayer, the sacraments, generosity,mercy and kindness.

Matthew 5:1-12A

Passage:

Where the Saints have gone we can go too by following their example of living out the Beatitudes.

Matthew 22:34-40

Passage:

How do we love God? By loving all of our neighbors - showing forgiveness, tolerance and mercy.

Matthew 22:15-21

Passage:

Give to Caesar what belongs to Caesar. Your Vote counts!

Matthew 22:1-14

Passage:

95% of Christian life is what we do after we "show up" at Mass.

Matthew 21:33-43

Passage:

Are you & I producing the good fruits of thanksgiving and peace?

Matthew 21:28-32

Passage:

It is not what we say, it is what we do that please God.

Matthew 20:1-16

Passage:

There are times when justice & fairness are not enough. When people stand in need, mercy & generosity are required.

Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday:  9 a.m. - noon

  • Grey Facebook Icon

©2019 by Saint Joseph the Worker Catholic Church

powered by the Holy Spirit