3rd Sunday of Easter: John 21:1-19

3rd Sunday of Easter: John 21:1-19 In today’s Gospel, we heard that the disciples were fishing the whole night but they caught nothing. In their disappointment, failure, and emptiness, Jesus appeared to them and called out: “Children, have you caught anything to eat?” In this loving call from Jesus, the

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2nd Sunday of Easter: Divine Mercy Sunday.

2nd Sunday of Easter: Divine Mercy Sunday. Today, on the second Sunday of Easter, the church celebrates the Feast of Saint Faustina of Poland, the well-known apostle of Divine Mercy. On this Divine Mercy Sunday, St. Faustina invites us to keep our faith, hope, and love fixed on God. Pope

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PALM SUNDAY

PALM SUNDAY: Today, the church celebrates both Palm Sunday and Passion Sunday.   Holy Week is the holiest time of the Christian faith.  During this Holy Week, we are journeying with Jesus, we welcome Jesus into our lives, and we are participating in Jesus’ suffering, death, and resurrection.  Proper participation in

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5th Sunday of Lent: John 8: 1-11

5TH SUNDAY OF LENT: JOHN 8: 1-11 The central theme of all three readings is about God’s mercy and forgiveness to each of us. The readings remind us that we should not be self-righteous and condemn the lives of others. The first reading explains how a merciful God forgives the

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4th Sunday of Lent: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32

4th Sunday of Lent: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32 The Parable of the Prodigal Son shows us the celebration of the joy of the lost son on his “Homecoming.” Also, this parable shows his Father’s forgiving and overflowing merciful Love.  Even though the son was away from home and away from his father,

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Third Sunday of Lent-Luke 13: 1-9

THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT LUKE 13: 1-9 The parable of the fig tree gives us the message that God patiently waits for sinners to repent and God gives us the grace to do so. But, we don’t want to wait forever to repent because our time may run out. Repentance

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2nd Sunday of Lent: Transfiguration

2ND SUNDAY OF LENT: TRANSFIGURATION On the top of the mountain, the disciples Peter, James, and John experienced the transfiguration. Out of the cloud, they heard a lovely voice: “This is my son, the chosen one, Listen to Him.” Peter exclaimed: “It is wonderful for us to be here.” Peter

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The First Sunday of Lent: Luke 1: 1-13

FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT: LUKE 1: 1-13 The first Sunday of Lent begins with a reflection on the Temptation of Jesus in the wilderness. The church brings temptation stories to the beginning of Lent because temptations come not only to Jesus but we all go through different kinds of temptations.

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8th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Luke 6: 39-45

8TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME: LUKE: 6: 39-45 In today’s gospel, Jesus teaches us that there are three different elements. The first one is about – the blind person leading the blind person; then Jesus speaks about – removing the splinter from your own eye, and then Jesus speaks about

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