5th Sun [A] 2011

Fr. Charles Irvin 5th Sun [A] 2011 Isaiah 58:7-10; 1 Corinthians 2:1-5; Matthew 5:13-16 Jesus came from Isaiah’s people. Isaiah had commanded them to share their bread with the hungry, shelter the oppressed and the homeless, and to clothe the naked. “If you remove from your midst oppression, false accusation Continue Reading →

3rd Sun [A] 2011

Fr. Charles Irvin 3rd Sun [A] 2011Isaiah 8:23-29; 1 Corinthians 1:10-13; Matthew 4:12-17 When Jesus heard that John the Baptist had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. He left His hometown of Nazareth and went to live in Capernaum, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali, that the prophecy of Continue Reading →

6th Sun [A] 2011

Fr. Charles Irvin Sirach 15:15-20; 1 Corinthians 2:6-10; Matthew 5:17-37    All of us know people of good character, people who have a reputation of being decent, respectful of others, law-abiders who lead good lives, or so they appear. We also know of some who, even though they enjoy a Continue Reading →