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'Tis the Season: Midsummer

The longest day of the year is here – midsummer, the summer solstice.  The sun is at his zenith, and we are called to mark the day; do not let it pass unnoticed. 192 more words

Food For Thought

Corpus Christi 2017 (transferred)

Corpus Christi (transferred) (OF)
18 June 2017
First Reading: 
Deuteronomy VIII. ii-iii, xiv-xvi.
Second Reading:  I. Corinthians X. xvi-xvii.
Gospel:  S. John VI. li-lix.
Collect:  … 2,474 more words

Feasts

Corpus Christi

Today’s feast is focused in the first place on a person, not on a doctrine. We celebrate Jesus, present to us as our food and the source of our communion in the Eucharist. 382 more words

Corpus Christi

All of us approach the Mass, and indeed the Church and all of her Sacraments, in different ways; we each come here today with differing agendas, expectations, and attitudes.   1,364 more words

Sunday Homilies

Bread from Heaven

 He therefore let you be afflicted with hunger, and then fed you with manna, a food unknown to you and your ancestors, so you might know that it is not by bread alone that people live, but by every word that comes forth from the mouth of the Lord. 120 more words

Meditations