Pentecost Sunday (John 15:26-27, 16:12-15) “What’s Your Point of View?” PDF Version “What’s Your Point of View?” – Homily by Fr. Jerome from Fr. Jerome Lavigne on Vimeo.
It is rare to find a reasonably sized parish in Canada that does not have an active Society of St. Vincent de Paul operating out of it. This great apostolate which takes St. Vincent de Paul as its patron actually grew up after him but due largely to his inspiring example. This talk was delivered… Read More ›
“Make your hearts firm” (James 5:8) Dear Brothers and Sisters, Lent is a time of renewal for the whole Church, for each community and every believer. Above all it is a “time of grace” (2 Cor 6:2). God does not ask of us anything that he himself has not first given us. “We love because he… Read More ›
(Luke 1:39-56) The month of May, in which we honour Our Blessed Mother, Mary, is drawing to a close. It has been a time to renew our devotion to Our Lady, to meditate on her many virtues and graces, and to draw closer to her Immaculate Heart. I was blessed to spend part of this… Read More ›
One of the ways that social media has impacted our culture is to place a lot of emphasis on the self. This new term that’s recently come into our lexicon, “selfie,” really says it all. Rather than looking toward others and the vast world in which we live, we’ve turned the camera around, focusing more… Read More ›
This passage of the Epistle of St. James has serious implications for believers. It is easy to say that we believe in God and love Him, but how do we show that? How do we let our love for Him transform our daily living? In this talk delivered to the university students on a UCCC… Read More ›
In this week’s Gospel, the disciples quarrel with each other as they travel along the road to Capernaum, arguing over who is the greatest among them. Although Jesus continues to teach them about His coming Passion and Death, the disciples do not understand what He is telling them and they are afraid to ask Him… Read More ›