If these words DON'T hit you, you are probably defending yourself. Let the words of Jesus penetrate your defenses and walls and let him correct and transform you.
Archive for August 2010
Sunday Homily for August 22, 2010. What is most important might seem narrow in your life but it will give you discipline and focus to forget the distracting things that are not important.
The holy of holies on earth is the Most Holy Eucharist, however woman's womb is also a preeminent holy place where life is created.
Preach! Give Jesus to the world! Be on fire with the knowledge of being loved by God and let others catch the flame.
The rich young man had to deal with the effects of his decision and so do we, everyday. God's Mercy is what helps us face our decisions.
The Immaculate Mother of God, the Ever Virgin Mary, at the end of the course of her earthly life, was assumed body and soul into heavenly glory. With Jesus and Mary, you and I live at the right hand of God.
Every religious sister is called to be a beloved Daughter of the Father, Spouse of Christ, and Mother in the Holy Spirit, another living image of Mary in the world.
God is faithful and he shows us how to be faithful to each other, loving and forgiving one another from the heart.
If we fix our eyes on the Cross and its hidden glory, no amount of suffering can take away our joy, a ready sense of humor, and having an authentically happy heart.
Say this with me America, "I am not God." Faith is what acknowledges the unseen power of God working in the world.
Jesus wants a heart transplant for Our Nation - Theology of the Body.
God wants the fire of charity in your heart to burn brighter so get ready for some wood to be placed on the fire.
If we are faithful to St Peter's successor, get ready to do the impossible, because Jesus just might call you out on the water with him.
Is God God? Does he loved you? Is he capable of showing his love for you by taking care of you? Of course, so trust him already!
There were a few times when I really thought I was going to get lynched for speaking the truth. We should not be afraid to suffer a bit for the sake of Jesus, who suffered much for us.
This homily was given at a Mass for those who could not attend the main liturgy in the morning. I was so happy to be able to speak about the Virginal Meaning of the Body and the Spousal Meaning of the Body at this Congress.
Maybe there are weeds and wheat growing inside of me. How do I become transformed into the fruitful wheat? Allow the Gardener who is Jesus to enter into my soul and make me fruitful.
Given on the feast of Sts Anne and Joachim. Grandparents of Jesus, pray for us!
Is there an elephant living in your family room? Don't be afraid to graciously and courageously admit it, it will bring about healing and accountability.
Even though there be many obstacles and weeds in the garden of our souls, yet if we consecrate ourselves to the Hearts of Jesus and Mary we will bear super abundant fruit amidst weeds.