Daily Archives: February 15, 2012

Chapter 26 – Christ, the Living Bread of Life: The Eucharist

“I am the living bread…anyone who eats this bread shall live forever; the bread I shall give is my flesh, for the life of the world. . . . He who feeds on my flesh and drinks my blood has … Continue reading

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Chapter 25 – New Life in Christ: Baptism and Confirmation

They were deeply shaken. They asked Peter and the other apostles: “What are we to do, brothers?” Peter answered “You must reform and be baptized, each one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ, that your sins may be … Continue reading

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Saturday of the 7th Week of the Year

Saturday of the 7th Week of the Year Mk 10:13-16 Blessing of the Children OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: “Never shall I see a priest or seek his help!” were angry words spoken by Juan, a former Catholic. For some unknown reasons, … Continue reading

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Friday of the 7th Week of the Year

Friday of the 7th Week of the Year Mk 10:1-12 Marriage and Divorce OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: During the time of Jesus there were two schools of thought regarding divorce. There was the school of Shammai. They interpreted the matter with … Continue reading

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Thursday of the 7th Week of the Year

Thursday of the 7th Week of the Year Mk 9:41-50 Temptations to Sin: The Simile of Salt OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: Salt lends flavor to things. Anyone knows how unpleasant a dish could be when salt is accidentally omitted in the … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the 7th Week of the Year

Wednesday of the 7th Week of the Year Mk 9:38-40 Another Exorcist OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: Fr. John Fullenbach, SVD writes in his book Throw Fire that in the Kingdom of God there is a place for everyone. There is no … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the 7th Week of the Year

OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: Jesus gives us a direction or a goal in life that we, as children of God should follow. This goal is: to become the kind of person others look up to and imitate. That through us, others … Continue reading

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