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Proclaiming the Holy Convocation. Balak. Question: Can Israel be cursed? Answer: How goodly are thy tents, O Jacob, and thy tabernacles, O Israel!

From: Sophereth at Kirjath Sepher

To: Balaam.

. tonight begins the Sabbath of Balak.

. Balak. Strongs OT #1110, 1111. to annihilate, waste, make waste, waster. 872 more words

Worship

Gunslinger Priests: qualification. More on the local CIA, Army, Airforce...

I’m a priest, that’s remains true. I’ve never carried up to this point. I don’t even have a holster, concealed or otherwise. I’m a peace loving guy. 1,208 more words

Vocations

Homily: Useful and Useless Hospitality

Click HERE for the audio file of Father Reesman’s homily for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time, year C, given at Saint Frances Cabrini Parish on Sunday, July 17th, 2016, at the 10am Mass.

At Random

Two Religions Confront Each Other - Catholics Must Now Choose...

“Two religions confront each other; we are in a dramatic situation and it is impossible to avoid a choice, but the choice is not between obedience and disobedience. 3,135 more words

Back porch chat: Medal of Honor, Saint Michael, guns, roses, advice for all

One of my neighbors who’s mentoring me a bit on guns and gardening gave me some great advice that I thought I would pass along to you. 454 more words

Vocations

What is lacking in Christ's suffering?

St. Paul has made a spectacular claim in this Sunday’s second reading: There is something lacking in Christ’s sufferings. How could this be? How could Christ’s suffering on the Cross be lacking anything? 972 more words

Homily

No Tide Pens back then

My biological mother was a fabulous 1960’s stay-at-home suburban homemaker.  (My beautiful stepmother was also, I just hadn’t met her yet!)  Now, granted, Mom didn’t waltz around in a dress, heels, and pearls like the old black and white reruns.  480 more words

Christian