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Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

United by the Holy Spirit

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily orignally presented May 20, 2018

United by the Holy Spirit!

 

While the Holy Spirit of God is present at every Mass, we celebrate Him in a special way today … on this ... the Solemnity of Pentecost.

Our Banner and our Vestments for this Liturgy are Red ... Read More »

Jesus Ascended to the Father but remains with us on Earth?

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented May 13, 2018

 

Jesus ascended to the Father but remains with us on Earth!

 

I have a theological question for you.

 

What are the only manmade things in Heaven?

 

I’ll give you a hint.

 

In the Gospel of John (3:13), Jesus says,

“No one has gone up to ... Read More »

Love Makes The World Go Round

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented May 6, 2018

 

Love makes the world go round!

 

How would you answer the question,   “What makes the world go round?”

 

One answer you may have heard is:   “Love makes the world go round.”

          Where does that come from?

 

One place ... Read More »

The heart of God's message.....trust in God!

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Homily originally presented April 22, 2018 The heart of God’s message ... trust in God!  

We revere the Bible as ... the Holy Word of God ... 73 Books of God speaking to us

 

What’s the first thing God said to us in His Book?

Many of ... Read More »

Thank God for witnesses?

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Homily originally presented April 15, 2018

 

Thank God for witnesses?

 

A great victory was achieved 73 years ago, in the year 1945, when the Allied troops that included my Dad and many of your Dad’s, made their way to Berlin, Germany defeating the Nazi army, ending the ... Read More »

Jesus, who is Divine Mercy, offers forgiveness and reparation!

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Homily presented April 8, 2018

Jesus, who is Divine Mercy, offers forgiveness and reparation!

 

This is a very busy season for our Bishop ... as he travels to all the Parishes of the Diocese to bestow the Sacrament of Confirmation on our children, 8th grade and up. He ... Read More »

An amazing day...an amazing promise!

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Homily presented April 1, 2018

 

An amazing day … an amazing promise!

 

At 5:00 in the afternoon I got a call from a Catholic woman ...

who wanted to know why there wasn’t a 5:30 Mass.

So I explained that the Easter Vigil Mass has to begin ... Read More »

Palm / Passion Sunday

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Homily presented March 25, 2018 

Palm / Passion Sunday!

 

How quickly a person can fall from favor! We see it every day in the news ... with Entertainers, Athletes, Politicians: one day you’re a star / the next you’re not so bright.

 

Well that’s exactly what happened ... Read More »

Born to Die

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Homily originally presented March 18, 2018.

 

Born to die!

 

Back in the 1950’s and 1960’s, some notorious Motorcycle Gangs rose up out in California.      Gangs with names such as

the Hells Angels and the Devils Disciples grew in size and popularity.

Gang members had the image of ... Read More »

God gave us His all when He gave us His Son!

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Many people have at least a passing awareness of the world of sports. For example, you probably know that the Winter Olympics, going on for 2 weeks in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will have their Closing Ceremonies tonight.

 

You may know too that the young NASCAR driver, Austin Dillion,

... Read More »