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“Subjects of an Invisible Throne” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

November 25, 2018

This homily was preached on the occasion of Fr. Cristino’s visit to the Calgary seminarians studying at St. Joseph’s Seminary, Edmonton. Solemnity of our Lord Jesus Christ, Universal King (Jn. 18: 33b-37) “Subjects of an Invisible Throne” PDF Version of Notes

“Apprentices of the Sacred Mysteries” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered at St. Patrick’s Parish, Calgary, on the occasion of the inauguration of a newly added Mass at 7:00pm Saturday evenings in the weekly parish schedule.  32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time – “Apprentices of the Sacred Mysteries” PDF Version “Apprentices of the Sacred Mysteries” – Homily by Fr. Cristino from Fr. Jerome Lavigne… Read More ›

“Selling the Priesthood” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered as part of a vocational promotion weekend at St. Michael’s parish, Calgary.  30th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Heb. 5: 1-6; Mk. 10: 46-52) “Selling the Priesthood” PDF Version

“The Redeemer of Man, Rich in Mercy” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered on the occasion of the feast of St. John Paul II, the 40th anniversary of the inauguration of his papacy. The Redeemer of Man, Rich in Mercy

“Only Priests Crucified With Christ” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was preached on the occasion of a vocation promotion weekend at St. Patrick’s Parish, Calgary. 25th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Wis. 2: 12, 17-20 & Mk. 9: 30-37) “Only Priests Crucified With Christ” PDF Version

“The Tireless Priest” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered at Holy Spirit Parish, Calgary. 16th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Mk. 6: 30-34) “The Tireless Priest” PDF Version

“Friends in High Places” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was preached on the titular feast of St. Bonaventure in St. Bonaventure Parish, Calgary. Solemnity of St. Bonaventure (Is. 52: 7-10; Eph. 3: 14-19; Mt. 23: 8-12) “Friends in High Places”  PDF Version

“A Vocation to Weakness?” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was preached at St. Thomas More Parish, Calgary, during a vocation promotions weekend.  14th Sunday of Ordinary Time (2 Cor. 12: 7-10) “A Vocation to Weakness?” PDF Version

“Overwhelming Death” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered in All Saints Parish, Lethbridge, Alberta.  13th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Wis. 1: 13-15; 2: 23-24 & Mk. 5: 21-43) “Overwhelming Death” PDF Version

“The Serpent’s Crushed Head” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was preached in the Carmel of the Divine Heart to the Carmelite Sisters in Mississauga, ON, during their annual retreat, preached by Fr. Cristino. 10th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Gn. 3: 9-15 & Mk. 3: 20-35) “The Serpent’s Crushed Head” PDF Version