How can we use our gifts for great good?

Sunday, September 25, 2022 | By Rev. Michael P. Hanifin Readings: AM 6:1A, 4-7; PS 146:7-10;1 TM 6:11-16; LK 16:19-31 We have all been given great power by God in the form of Time, Talents, and Treasure. The readings this weekend remind us that this power is meant to be used for great good. And,…

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How to live in imitation of Christ

Sunday, September 18, 2022 | By Rev. Michael P. Hanifin Readings: AM 8:4-7; PS 113:1-2, 4-8;1 TM 2:1-8; LK 16:1-13 or LK 6:10-13 Have you ever been warned about the dangers of mixed-up priorities? The Scripture readings on this 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time are so very clear on the necessity of putting God first…

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The personal, passionate, merciful love of God

Sunday, September 11, 2022 | By Rev. Michael P. Hanifin Readings: EX 32:7-11, 13-14; PS 51:3-4, 12-13, 17, 19; 1 TM 1:12-17; LK 15:1-32 or LK 15:1-10 The readings on this 24th Sunday in Ordinary focuses on the personal, passionate, and merciful love of God which should fill us with unending gratitude to Him. This…

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The only life that can truly satisfy

Sunday, September 4, 2022 | By Rev. Michael P. Hanifin Readings: WIS 9: 13-18B; PS 90: 3-6,12-14, 17; PHMN 9-10, 12-17; LK 14:25-33 On this 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, the readings make very clear the demands that will be made of those wanting to be called disciples of Jesus Christ. We must be prepared…

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