Friday, August 8 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Dominic, Priest; Founder of the Order of Preachers (Dominicans) Holy Gospel: Matthew 16:24-28 Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself, take up his...
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Thursday, August 7 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saints Sixtus II, Pope and Martyr and Companions, Martyrs; Saint Cajetan, Priest Holy Gospel: Matthew 16:13-23 Jesus went into the region of Caesarea Philippi and he asked his disciples, “Who do people...
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Wednesday, August 6 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord   Holy Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 Jesus took Peter, James, and his brother, John, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. And he...
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Tuesday, August 5 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Dedication of Saint Mary Major Holy Gospel: Luke 11:27-28 While Jesus was speaking, a woman from the crowd called out and said to him, “Blessed is the womb that carried you...
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Monday, August 4 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint John Vianney, Priest; The Curé of Ars ~ Patron Saint of Priests ~ Holy Gospel: Matthew 14:22-36 Jesus made the disciples get into a boat and precede him to the...
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Saint John Vianney: Patron Saint of Priests (Feast Day ~ August 4) by Catherine Fournier Young Families The life of the Curé of Ars is a story that really shows that with God all things are possible. John Vianney was a...
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By Jessica Archuleta Saying we have faith in God when life is going smooth is easy. When serious troubles are not a threat, confidence in God isn’t hard. The test is to check our faith when the waves of adversity are crashing against us. From my own experience, as a wife of 15...
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Connect with Bishop Campbell Tues, August 5th on AM 820 Tuesday, August 5th on AM 820 Bishop Frederick Campbell. This is a great opportunity to ask Bishop Campbell questions about Catholic teachings during his monthly call-in program, From the Chair,...
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By Fr. Ed Broom, OMV St. Paul exhorts us in his letter to the Philippians to rejoice, not just once but twice:  “Rejoice in the Lord; I say it again: rejoice in the Lord.” (Phil. 4:4).  Pope Francis’ Apostolic exhortation reiterates the same...
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ON THIS EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME we might ask ourselves how many times we have been in a situation where we literally have nothing to eat. That’s what happened in today’s Gospel (Matthew 14:13-21). The people with Jesus had...
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