Birth of St. John the Baptist (Fr. Vinner)

My Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Today the Church is celebrating the Solemnity of the birth of John the Baptist. This is no doubt a special celebration and that is why the Church could still celebrate it on a Sunday. John the Baptist occupies a very expedient...

11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Vinner)

My Brothers and Sisters in Christ Jesus uses the image of the kingdom of God as likened to the sowing of seeds. The first reading from Ezekiel also uses the analogy of God planting a tender shoot that shall “put forth branches and bear fruit”. Finally in Paul’s letter...

10th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Vinner)

My Sisters and Brothers in the Lord, These are strong readings today!  Sin comes into the world by not listening to God but listening to another.  Sin creates conflict in the world and it will never end until we choose to follow the Lord Jesus.  It is the Lord Jesus...

The Most Holy Trinity (Fr. Vinner)

How God Reveals Himself and Shows Us His Love My Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The mystery of the most Holy Trinity is a basic doctrine of Faith in Christianity, understandable not with our heads but with our hearts. It teaches us that there are three distinct...