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Tag: Eucharist

“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 ›

“The Eucharist: Food for the Journey” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

19th Sunday of Ordinary Time (1 Kgs 19:4-8; Jn 6:41-51) “The Eucharist: Food for the Journey”  PDF Version Homily for 19thSunday of OT, Year B (2018): 1 Kg 19:4-8; Jn 6:41-51 Over the past two Sundays, we discovered how Jesus Christ and His People relived and brought to fulfillment two events from their sacred history,… Read More ›

“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

“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

“An Empty Tabernacle” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

The Mass of the Lord’s Supper (Holy Thursday) “An Empty Tabernacle”  PDF Version Homily for Holy Thursday 2018 An unsettling yet significant feature of the Mass of the Lord’s Supper is that we are in the presence of an empty tabernacle. The tabernacle, often adorned with a coloured veil, securely locked and accompanied by the… Read More ›

“The Shepherds and the Lamb of God” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord (Lk. 2: 1-16) “The Shepherds and the Lamb of God” PDF Version

“Awaiting Your Beloved” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered to the Campus Young Adults Retreat in the Crowsnest Pass 10-13 November 2017. 32nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (Wis. 6: 12-16; Mt. 25: 1-13) “Awaiting Your Beloved”  PDF Version

Seeking (and Finding) Truth

Seeking (and Finding) Truth”   Pilate touched on it so long ago: “What is truth?” It’s the one question that confronts us all, the answer we all seek. At the most basic level, truth involves moral uprightness, being truthful; seeking answers or wisdom; right judgment. C.S. Lewis, perhaps the most influential Christian mind in modern times,… Read More ›