Browsing Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

Jesus came to bring Salvation to all Nations!

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

Jesus came to bring Salvation to all Nations!

 

You may know of the Catholic High School that serves the Greater Birmingham area, it’s John Carroll Catholic High School that’s located off I-65 on Lakeshore Drive in Homewood.

 

Three years ago in June of 2014, they announced their ... Read More »

The Goal is to get into the Master's Club!

Posted by Dolores Burroughs

The goal is to get into The Master’s Club!

Many large companies in America take the time once a year to gather all of their Sales people together at some special resort to have a National Sales Meeting.

 

During the many years that I worked for the Eastman ... Read More »

The Pearl of Great Price!

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Preached on Sunday, July 30, 2017.

 With just a little reflection, I believe all of us could review our lives at a high level and name the things that were very important to us over the years.

If we needed any help with this, we might look through our ... Read More »

Give the Weeds a Chance to Become Wheat!

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Preached on Sunday, July 17, 2017.

 OJ Simpson was in the news this week ... there he was ... once again ...

   on the TV and the Front Page of the paper as he won parole from prison ...

after spending almost 9 years behind bars for attempted ... Read More »

Will You Entrust Your Salvation to Skill or Chance?

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Preached on July 2, 2017.

 

What kind of games do you like to play … games of skill or games of chance?

 

For example, if you went into a casino, you’d find games such as Poker & Blackjack. These games require a level of skill to play.

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Only be Afraid of the One who can Destroy both Soul and Body!

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Preached on June 25, 2017. 

You may have heard of the man who came to prominence 100 years ago in India … the man, Mahatma Gandhi. He was a gentle, spiritual Hindu man who became a great leader of the Indian people. He did it by using non-violent civil ... Read More »

Win, I Want You to Win!

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Preached on June 4, 2017. 

38 years ago, a movie sequel came out that was a Box-office smash … Rocky II!

 

I saw it when it came out in 1979 and I’ve seen it a couple of times since then.

It’s a great movie with some important messages ... Read More »

Jesus’ Ascension Shows We Can Attain Heaven!

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Preached on Sunday, May 28, 2017.

 If you ever go to a carnival or amusement park, you’ll typically find an arcade area with various games of skill. Some common games are: shooting electronic guns at moving targets, pitching pennies onto plates or into glasses, tossing balls to land into ... Read More »

Praise the Lord. . . Alleluia!

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Preached on Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Praise the Lord ... Alleluia!

 

2 – ½ months ago, on March 1st, the whole student body gathered here in Church.

 

And right before Mass was to begin,

two students came forward and took down a large banner hanging in the ... Read More »

Listen to the Good Shepherd’s Voice!

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Preached on Sunday, May 7, 2017.

Back in Gardendale, my next-door neighbor kept their dog in their backyard.

It’s a Labrador with shiny black fur and a little patch of white fur on his neck.

 

That dog is a pretty good watch dog because any time he heard ... Read More »