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Tag: Moses

“Around The World (Magi Remix)” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

The Solemnity of the Epiphany of The Lord “Around the World (Magi Remix)”  PDF Version Epiphany Homily 2019 The ethnic identities and countries of origin of the Wise Men of the Christmas story have intrigued people ever since St. Matthew recorded their appearance in Bethlehem to pay homage to the newborn King of the Jews… Read More ›

“When The Manna Came to Capernaum” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

18th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Ex 16: 2-4, 13-15, 31a; Jn 6: 24-35) “When The Manna Came to Capernaum”  PDF Version 18thSunday of Ordinary Time, Year B (2018): Ex 16: 2-4, 12-15, 31a; Jn 6: 24-35 As people began to make their way to the town of Capernaum, a small village on the northern shores of… Read More ›

“Carmelite Retreat- Day 3: Contemplation & ‘The Mendicant'” – Retreat by Fr. Cristino

From June 8-15, 2018, Fr. Cristino had the distinct privilege of preaching the annual 8 day retreat to the sisters of the Carmelites of the Divine Heart of Jesus in Mississauga, ON. Several of these sisters ran a home for the aged in Father’s hometown of Medicine Hat and have known him since he was… Read More ›

“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 ›

“A Prophet of Humility and Divine Wisdom” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

4th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Dt 18:15-20; 1 Cor 7:32-35; Mk 1:21-28) “A Prophet of Humility and Divine Wisdom”  PDF Version Homily for the 4th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B (2018): Dt 18:15-20; 1 Cor 7:32-35; Mk 1:21-28 Since the time of Moses, God had sent numerous prophets to His people. Prophets like Elijah… Read More ›

“Who Does GOD Say That I Am?” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

21st Sunday of Ordinary Time (Mt. 16: 13-20) Delivered to the Singles For Christ Annual National Conference, Calgary “Who Does GOD Say That I Am?” PDF Version

“Transfigured by Beauty” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

2nd Sunday of Lent (Mt 17:1-9) “Transfigured by Beauty”  PDF Version

“The God of Providence, Not Karma” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

3rd Sunday of Lent (Ex 3:1-8a, 13-15; Lk 13:1-9) “The God of Providence, Not Karma”  PDF Version

Mount Tabor: The Mount of Transfiguration

“Jesus took with him Peter and James and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain apart.” – Matthew 17:1 Mount Tabor, the highest mountain in Galilee, lies just 10 kilometres east of Nazareth. Because of its location along the ancient Via Maris trade route, it has always been a place of strategic… Read More ›

“Without the Shedding of Blood…” – Talk by Fr. Jerome

Often times, I find my-self pondering “WHY?” Why did the Son of God have to suffer so much throughout the course of his life? Born in a stable, on the run, no where to lay his head, betrayed by a friend, and finally: scourged, crowned with thorns and crucified! Couldn’t there have been any other… Read More ›