My homily for Sunday, preached at St Elizabeth Catholic Church!
Here is my homily for my last weekend at St. Margaret. 4pm 10 am Note: I decided to post two of the homilies I preached this weekend, they are basically the same thing, but when you preach without notes things are going to come out slightly different same message though!
Today is the feast day of St. John XXIII. For us in the Diocese of Baton Rouge he is a important figure for a couple of reasons. First and most well known he called Vatican II, but for us in Baton Rouge he also founded our diocese in the early 60s. When he was elected … Continue reading Sometimes, God surprises us!
In today's Gospel, we hear Jesus telling a man who he called to follow him that he can't go back and bury his father. There is speculation on why Jesus said this, was this man's father really dead, could his father had just been spiritually dead, we just don't know. I think of my own … Continue reading Jesus moritorium on Funerals?
Finished up my Bible Study this week, here is the final powerpoint! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/18UthXnkf4RKvoafjnDNmw3VHXbXgMUrZO9tcaQZeVIA/edit?usp=sharing
Here is my Bible Study for Week 7. I will have one more Bible Study after this one! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1psf7Yf5o6LbK98WUwsSLvc0yshigOhIgq87ouM3itcU/edit?usp=sharing
I have an attraction to the spirituality of St. Ignatius, the central aspect of his spirituality is the first principle and foundation, quoted below. Man is created to praise, reverence, and serve God our Lord, and by this means to save his soul. And the other things on the face of the earth are created … Continue reading St. Matthew the Tax Collector and St. Ignatius