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Third Sunday of Advent

Third Sunday of Advent

Advent 3rd Sunday - Dec 17, 2017

13/12/2017 10:50

The third Advent Sunday is called “Gaudete Sunday” because on this day the Mass (in its Latin, pre-Vatican II form), began with the opening   antiphon: “Gaudete   in   Domino semper” --“Rejoice in the Lord always.” 

 

Second Sunday of Advent

Second Sunday of Advent

2nd Sunday of Advent - Dec 10, 2017

06/12/2017 13:19

The readings remind us that the past, present and future coming of Jesus into the world is the fulfillment of the saving plan of God.

 

Advent first Sunday

Advent first Sunday

Advent I Sunday - Dec 3, 2017

30/11/2017 12:05

The central theme of the readings is Jesus’ warning to us to be alert, watchful and prepared because Christ’s Second Coming can occur at any time.

 

Christ the King

Christ the King

Christ the King - Nov 26, 2017

23/11/2017 10:08

The feast Christ the King challenges us to see Jesus in everyone, especially those whom our society considers the least important, and to treat each person with love, mercy and compassion as Jesus did.

 

Five foolish women of the Gospel

Five foolish women of the Gospel

XXXII Sunday - Nov 12, 2017

06/11/2017 11:52

The readings bring the usual warnings about preparation for the end of our own world, the end of our own time and our passage to another world. 

 

Pope Francis waves to the crowds during his weekly Angelus address

Pope Francis waves to the crowds during his weekly Angelus address.

Pope at Angelus: Christians must have fraternal attitude

05/11/2017 12:47

Pope Francis’ Angelus address focused on the words of Jesus from Sunday’s Gospel, including the Lord’s “severe criticisms” of the scribes and Pharisees, and His directions to Christians “of all times,” including our own.

 

XXX Sunday

XXX Sunday

XXX Sunday - Oct 29, 2017

24/10/2017 15:15

The central theme of the readings is the greatest Commandment in the Bible, namely to love God and express it in action by loving Him in our neighbor.

 

XXIX Sunday, Oct 22, 2017

17/10/2017 13:25

The readings show us how, with God’s help, we can be ideal citizens of both earth and Heaven.