23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

I heard it said once that to know what we love, we can examine two things: our daily schedule and our bank statements. By doing this, we see how we invest two of the most important things we can “spend” in this world: time and money. In a roundabout way, this shows...

22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

Today’s reading call us to consider the topic of humility. Humility is a virtue we all struggle to obtain. Its opposite, pride, is the fundamental flaw of all human beings. Consider the beginning of Genesis and the story of the first sin. There is a far deeper...

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

Jesus passed through towns and villages, teaching as he went and making his way to Jerusalem. Someone asked him, “Lord, will only a few people be saved?”How would you answer this question?  What would you say?  I still remember what a nun said one day in our Faith...

20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

On this twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time, the Church encourages us to fight against evil by following the footsteps of Christ who came to bring “fire” upon the earth in order to purify, transform, and save us from the perils that afflict us.In the first reading,...