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Fr. Nathan’s Homilies rss

“Love In Our Catholic Schools” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

31st Sunday of Ordinary Time (Deut 6:2-6; Mk 12:28-34) “Love in Our Catholic Schools”  PDF Version Homily for the 31st Sunday of OT, Year B (2018) (Catholic Education Sunday in the Catholic Dioceses of the Province of Alberta, Canada): Deut 6:2-6; Mk 12:28-34 As we take time this weekend to give thanks, reflect and consider the… Read More ›

“With Eyes Wide Open” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

30th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Jer 31:7-9; Heb 5:1-6; Mk 10:46-52) “With Eyes Wide Open”  PDF Version Homily for the 30th Sunday of OT, Year B (2018): Jer 31:7-9; Heb 5:1-6; Mk 10:46-52 Jesus of Nazareth, the Son of David, was and will continue to be a dangerous man to whom people made dangerous requests! He… Read More ›

“Our Great High Priest” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

29th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Is 53:10-11; Hb 4:14-16) “Our Great High Priest”  PDF Version Homily for 29th Sunday of OT, Year B (2018): Is 53:10-11; Hb 4:14-16 Peter, Paul, John, James and Jude. These are the names of the Apostles who also authored the Letters of the New Testament and Book of Revelation according to… Read More ›

“Obtaining Eternal Life” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

28th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Mk 10:17-30) “Obtaining Eternal Life”  PDF Version Homily for 28th Sunday of OT, Year B (2018): Mk 10:17-30 When Satan tempted our first parents in Eden, he began to sow a seed of doubt in their hearts as to how they were to care for the gift of eternal life. Eden… Read More ›

“Cheering For Liverpool” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

26th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Num 11:25-29; Mk 9:38-43, 45, 47-48) “Cheering For Liverpool”  PDF Version Homily for 26th Sunday of OT, Year B (2018): Num 11:25-29; Mk 9:38-43, 45, 47-48 When I was 12 or 13 years old, I decided that the soccer team I would cheer for in the English Premier League was Manchester… Read More ›

“The Folly of Ambition & Envy” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

25th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Ws 2:12, 17-20; Jam 3:16-4:3; Mk 9:30-37) “The Folly of Ambition & Envy”  PDF Version Homily for 25thSunday of OT, Year B (2018): Ws 2:12,17-20; Jam 3:16-4:3; Mk 9:30-37 If someone told you that they were to suffer, die and rise again from the dead, it would be reasonable to… Read More ›

“The Image of The Crucified” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

24th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Is 50:5-9; Mk 8:27-35) “The Image of The Crucified”  PDF Version  Homily for 24thSunday of OT, Year B (2018): Is 50:5-9; Mk 8:27-35 If time machines existed, and we were able to bring a group of Romans from the 1stcentury AD to our present time, I would venture to guess… Read More ›

“Why We Must Love and Serve the Poor” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time (Jam 2:1-5) “Why We Must Love and Serve the Poor”  PDF Version Homily for the 23rd Sunday of OT (Jam 2:1-5) In a typical Weekend Homily, you will notice that the homilist will usually preach on the Gospel reading and its fairly obvious connection to the First Reading. What you… Read More ›

“With the Eucharist in Dark Days” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

21st Sunday of Ordinary Time (Jos 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b; Jn 6:53, 10-69) “With the Eucharist in Dark Days”  PDF Version Homily for the 21st Sunday of OT, Year B (2018): Jos 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b; Jn 6:53, 60-69 As Our Lord concluded His teaching in Capernaum on the coming gift of the Most Holy Eucharist into the… Read More ›

“Feasting Upon Divine Wisdom” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

20th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Prv 9:1-6, Jn 6:31-41) “Feasting Upon Divine Wisdom”  PDF Version Homily for 20thSunday of OT, Year B (2018): Prv 9:1-6; Jn 6:51-58  To encounter the true and living Jesus Christ is to know Him in both His perfect humanity and perfect divinity. Many can relate to and be inspired by… Read More ›