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Fr. Cristino’s Homilies rss

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

June 10, 2018

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  

“The Bread that Masters Sinew and Limb” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was preached to the young adults gathered at the Singles For Christ “Crossroads Vocation Discernment Retreat.” Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ- Corpus Christi (Ex. 24: 3-8; Heb. 9: 11-15; Mk. 14: 12-16, 22-26) “The Bread that Masters Sinew and Limb”  PDF Version

“Smelling, Tasting & Touching God” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was preached at St. Albert the Great Parish, Calgary, on the occasion of the First Holy Communion of my goddaughter.  Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Dt. 4: 32-34, 39-40; Rom. 8: 14-17; Mt. 28: 16-20) “Smelling, Tasting & Touching God” PDF Version

“I Chose You” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered at St. Peter’s Parish on a weekend in promotion of vocations to the priesthood, religious and single life. Sixth Sunday of Easter (Jn. 15: 9-17) “I Chose You” PDF Version

“Reluctant Shepherds Are Hired Hands” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

Fourth Sunday of Easter- Day of Prayer for Vocations to the Priesthood (Jn. 10: 11- 16) “Reluctant Shepherds Are Hired Hands” PDF Version

“You Are Witnesses of These Things” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This Homily was preached to the students of Catholic Christian Outreach prior to their end-of-the-year Spring Banquet. Third Sunday of Easter (Lk. 24: 35-48) “You Are Witnesses of These Things” *No PDF available

“Miserando Atque Eligendo” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered at St. Luke’s Parish, Calgary, on the occasion of their “Priest Appreciation Weekend”. Second Sunday of Easter – Divine Mercy Sunday – (Jn. 20: 19-31) “Miserando Atque Eligendo” PDF Version

“Veiled in Glory” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

Vigil of the Solemnity of the Resurrection of the Lord, The Paschal Triduum “Veiled in Glory”  PDF Version

“The Naked Altar” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

Commemoration of the Passion of the Lord, Sacred Paschal Triduum “The Naked Altar” PDF Version

“The Consequence of and Solution for Sin” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

Mass of the Lord’s Supper (Jn. 13: 1-15) Holy Thursday of the Sacred Paschal Triduum “The Consequence of and Solution for Sin” PDF Version