"Everyone who belongs to the Truth hears my voice…" (John 18:37)

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“Upon Two Mountains” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

2nd Sunday of Lent (Gen 22:1-2, 9-13, 15-18; Rom 8: 31b-35, 37; Mk 9:2-10) “Upon Two Mountains”  PDF Version Homily for 2nd Sunday of Lent, Year B (2018): Gen 22:1-2, 9-13, 15-18; Rom 8: 31b-35, 37; Mk 9:2-10  Mountains were among the favoured locations that God choose to reveal Himself through what is known as… Read More ›

Pondering Mary’s Perpetual Virginity

I still remember the moment when I first “heard” the Church’s teaching on Mary’s perpetual virginity. I was at Mass one day, and we were praying the Confiteor, the prayer that begins with the words “I confess.” Perhaps you are also familiar with it: “I confess to almighty God and to you, my brothers and… Read More ›

“Homilies On The Holy Mass, Part IX: The Eucharistic Prayer, Part II” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

32nd Sunday of OT “Homilies On The Holy Mass, Part IX: The Eucharistic Prayer, Part II”  PDF Version

Muslims and the Blessed Virgin Mary

While flipping through a book recently, I came across a chapter entitled, ‘Mary and the Moslems.’ As you can imagine, it caught my attention right away. The book, written in 1952 by the Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen, delves not only into various aspects of Mary’s life and the doctrines associated with her, but also examines… Read More ›

Teach us to Pray!

(Luke 11:1-13)  Some years back, a friend of ours, Fr. Jeremiah, flew home to spend the Christmas holidays with his sister and her family.  He told me that every morning he stood in front of their living room window with his arms outstretched in prayer.  His four-year-old nephew was completely mystified by this behaviour. “What… Read More ›