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Tag: Second Coming

“A Dangerous Land for a Dangerous Man” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

2nd Sunday of Advent (Mk 1:1-8) “A Dangerous Land for a Dangerous Man” PDF Version Homily for the 2nd Sunday of Advent, Year B (2017): Mk 1:1-8 Christians have been making pilgrimages to the Holy Land since the birth of our Church at Pentecost. As Christianity spread beyond the city of Jerusalem and the nation… Read More ›

” Adoration, Contrition, Thanksgiving, Supplication” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

First Sunday of Advent (Is 63:16b-17, 19b; 64:2-7; 1 Cor 1:3-9; Mk 13:33-37) “Adoration, Contrition, Thanksgiving, Supplication” PDF Version  Homily for the 1st Sunday of Advent, Year B (2017): Is 63:16b-17, 19b; 64:2-7; 1 Cor 1:3-9; Mk 13:33-37 If you have been to the mall since after Halloween, you will have discovered that Christmas trees,… Read More ›

“Memories from Cementerio de la Recoleta” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

32nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (1 Thes 4:13-18; Mt 25:1-13) “Memories from Cementerio de la Recoleta”  PDF Version Homily for the 32nd Sunday of OT, Year A (2017): 1 Thes 4:13-18; Mt 25:1-13 Certain works of art might come to mind when you read or hear various passages from the Holy Scriptures. Whenever I read… Read More ›

“Entering Into The Advent Season” – Talk by Fr. Nathan

In this talk, Fr. Nathan explores the liturgical season of Advent. In it he explains why Advent is meant to prepare us for the two-fold arrival of Jesus Christ at Christmas, and His Second Coming in glory. This talk explores how the Early Church celebrated Advent and offers reflections on the four weeks of Advent. As an… Read More ›

So, Are You Ready?

(Matthew 24:37-44) Consider this:  What if Jesus showed up at your door tomorrow?  Would you change anything about the way you’re living?  Though it may seem preposterous to us, the apostles and the other members of the Early Church thought the Second Coming was imminent.  And maybe that wasn’t such a bad thing, for they… Read More ›