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Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

Priesthood Sunday!

Posted by Lori Wesson

 

Homily originally presented October 28, 2018

 

Priesthood Sunday!

 

I stand before you as a Priest.

 

And you sit before me as married men and women and single men and women.

 

Together, we represent the three possible vocations there are!

 

Religious life ... Married ... Read More »

Don’t leave your gift on the table!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented October 21, 2018

 

Don’t leave your gift on the table!

 

Here’s a story to help us understand something that most of us take for granted.

 

It’s the story of a certain Theology Professor, named Dr. Smith,

who taught at a small college out west. 

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Marriage was designed by God!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented October 7, 2018.

 

Marriage was designed by God!

 

Years ago, there was a little comic strip that made it’s way around and always brought a good laugh from sales people … perhaps you’ve seen it too.

 

It was a series of 6 picture ... Read More »

Get rid of anything that will lead you to Hell!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented September 30, 2018

 

Get rid of anything that will lead you to Hell!

 

Little 10-year -old Timmy was helping out in his dad’s machine shop one Saturday,

when he got hurt in a terrible accident.

 

His left hand got caught in some machine ... Read More »

Being the Greatest means serving others!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented September 23, 2018

 

Being the Greatest means serving others!

  

The University of Alabama football team has had a fine start to their season and are rated the #1 football team in the country.

This is quite an outstanding achievement considering there are some 120 ... Read More »

Following God’s law is the heart of the matter!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented September 2, 2018

 

If someone with a weapon was coming at you with the intention of killing you ...

and you had a gun ...where would you aim to hit the attacker?

Would you try to shoot him in the foot or the leg?

Would ... Read More »

Are you also going to leave me?

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented Aigist 26, 2018

 

Are you ready for the quiz?     Surely, you knew it was coming ... because

I reminded you of your homework assignment the last 4 weeks in a row.

I asked you to read just one chapter in the Bible and reflect ... Read More »

The one who feeds on Jesus will have Eternal Life!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented on August 19, 2018

 

For several weeks now, our weather has been hot and rainy. But three months from now our weather will turn cold ... and might even include snow and ice. 

 

We’re very sensitive to those times here in the South such ... Read More »

We are fed by the whole Mystery of Christ!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented August 5, 2018

 

What do you think of when you hear the word “Bread”?

 

Many will think of an actual loaf of bread, which is food ...

that is made from flour and water and yeast and baked in an oven.

 

Some hearing ... Read More »

The Hand of the Lord feeds us!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented July 29, 2018

 

What’s the most popular room in your house?

In most every home I’ve been in, it’s been the kitchen!

 

When company comes over, that’s the room where people tend to hang out.

Why?          Because that’s where the food is!

Yes, ... Read More »