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I thought I was supposed to

do something big,

but it kept never happening

and I felt really small.

My heart became a sad, little… 279 more words

Value of Humility—Greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven

A Christ Teaching on Humility: the Greatest Virtue


In this bible study, we discuss Christ’s teaching on humility through three interactions: first, an interaction with his disciples, when he presented a child as an exemplification of humility and declared that “whoever humbles himself as this little child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven” ; second, an interaction with fellow guests at a dinner, where he explained that people should refrain from assigning themselves to seats of honor, to avoid potential demotion by the host, for “whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted” ; and third, an interaction with his disciples and a large audience during the Sermon on the Mount. 1,549 more words

The Gospel

I See

Boy#4: “Mama, how come we can’t see God”

Mama: “Oh but we can, I can, do you want to?”

Boy#4: “yes”

Mama: “God is everywhere,  He can be seen in people that carry him, wherever there is love, that is God, every good thing reveals Him.” 427 more words


Wedding Homily for Home Beer Brewers Sara & Erich

On Labor day weekend I had the privilege of presiding at the wedding of my cousin’s daughter and her fiancé in another parish. Afterwards, I received many compliments on the homily and how appropriate it was to the couple. 1,519 more words


From Virtue to Blessing

Raising his eyes toward his disciples Jesus said:

“Blessed are you who are poor,
for the Kingdom of God is yours.
Blessed are you who are now hungry,

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Father Bryan