3rd Sun [C] 2016

Nehemiah 8:2-10; I Corinthians 12:12-30; Luke 1:1-4, 4:14-21 All of us are quite familiar with inaugural addresses, especially when presidents of our country take office and begin their elected terms. Some of these addresses are, of course, more memorable than others. Unfortunately much of the content of these inaugural addresses Continue Reading →

31st Sun [C] 2010

Fr. Charles Irvin 31st Sun [C] 2010 Wisdom 11:22-12-2; 2 Thessalonians 1:11-2:2; Luke 19:1-10  In last week’s Gospel Jesus presented us with the parable of the Pharisee and the tax collector in the Temple. You remember them – the Pharisee was in the front of the Temple justifying himself and Continue Reading →

32nd Sun [C] 2010

Fr. Charles Irvin 32nd Sun [C] 2010 2 Maccabees 7:1-2, 9-14; 2 Thessalonians 2:16-3:5; Luke 20:27,34-38.  Two weekends ago we heard about a power group called the Pharisees, and last weekend we heard about Zacchaeus, the tax collector representing oppressive and controlling governmental officials. Today we hear about another power Continue Reading →