The is part 2 of a 3-part series in remembrance of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, presented by Dr. Norman McCrummen, October 11, 2017, at St. Ignatius Parish, Mobile, AL. Part 2 covers what happened after Martin Luther nailed the 95 theses to the Wittenberg Chapel doors.
Jesus tells us in today’s Gospel that He comes to fulfill the law of the Old Testament… And He does this with love. Back in His day, the Jewish Religious leaders taught the people that they had to follow hundreds of laws, to the exact letter… they took pride in how closely they followed these […]
Fr. Shields’ suggestion for a New Year’s resolution: “… to deepen your devotion to Mary, and strengthen your relationship with her. She will only lead you closer to her divine Son.” Homily – January 1, 2017 Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the […]
Fr. Baskar Anandan HGN The Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, October 23, 2016 | Reading The quality of our prayer depends on our attitude. This is clearly evident in today’s gospel. The Jewish people had the custom of praying at 9:00 am, 12:00 pm and 3:00 pm. They also had morning and evening prayers […]
Fr. James Singarayar 30th Sunday of Ordinary Time Oct 23, 2016 | Luke 18:9-14 A few years ago, I came up with this definition of prayer: “Prayer is becoming aware of who I am in the presence of God.” I could even consistently explain the different forms of prayers within this definition: when […]
Fr. Baskar Anandan HGN The Twenty Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time, October 16, 2016 Readings Prayer is one of the most wonderful things that we are provided with. It quenches our soul’s thirst for the divinity. It strengthens our spirit. It enhances and enriches our spiritual life with nourishment. It is not just […]