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Tag: Resurrection

“Overwhelming Death” – Homily by Fr. Cristino

This homily was delivered in All Saints Parish, Lethbridge, Alberta.  13th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Wis. 1: 13-15; 2: 23-24 & Mk. 5: 21-43) “Overwhelming Death” 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

“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 Firstborn from the Dead” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord (Easter Vigil and Sunday) “The Firstborn from the Dead”  PDF Version Easter homily 2018 Jesus Christ was not the first person in history to rise from the dead. The Old Testament tells us that the prophets Elijah and Elisha raised people from the sleep of death, while… Read More ›

“My Favourite Verse in Holy Scripture” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

5th Sunday of Lent (Jn 12:32) “My Favourite Verse in Holy Scripture”  PDF Version Homily for the 5th Sunday of Lent, Year B (2018): Jn 12:32  I was once asked what my favourite verse was in all of Holy Scripture. I realized right away that I could not provide an adequate answer until I had… Read More ›

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross

“May I never boast of anything but the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ!” (Gal 6:14) Catholics celebrate the Exaltation of the Holy Cross each year on September 14th.1 At first glance, this feast might appear somewhat puzzling – akin to presenting the electric chair as something we ought to praise, aspire to, and embrace…. Read More ›

The Easter Vigil for Beginners

The first Easter Vigil I ever attended was in 1986 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in College Station, Texas. That year, a dozen or so men and women entered into full communion with the Church, and thanks be to God, I was one of them. Though I’d spent nearly a year in RCIA1 – in… Read More ›

Easter Message from Pope Francis

‘Urbi et Orbi’ Message of Pope Francis – Easter 2016  Dear Brothers and Sisters, a Happy and Holy Easter! The Church throughout the world echoes the angel’s message to the women: “Do not be afraid! I know that you are looking for Jesus who was crucified. He is not here; for he has been raised…… Read More ›

“Ashes, Ashes, We All Fall Down!” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

Ash Wednesday “Ashes, Ashes, We All Fall Down!”  

The Easter Vigil for Beginners

The first Easter Vigil I ever attended was in 1986 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in College Station, Texas. That year, a dozen or so men and women entered into full communion with the Church, and thanks be to God, I was one of them. Though I’d spent nearly a year in RCIA1 – in… Read More ›