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Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

An amazing day … an amazing promise!

Posted by Lori Wesson

An amazing day … an amazing promise!Homily originally presented on April 4, 2021

Do you know what the Carbonara Effect is?

 

I sure didn’t ... until I went up to Chicago 2 years ago on vacation and spent some time with my cousin, Laura, who introduced me to ... Read More »

Palm / Passion Sunday!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Palm / Passion Sunday!

Homily originally presented March 28, 2021

 

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 ... Read More »

God believes in giving Mulligans!

Posted by Lori Wesson

God believes in giving Mulligans!Homily originally presented March 14, 2021by Monsignor Deering

 

Those of you who play the game of Golf, know about the term Mulligan.

It’s a silly name ... that means that you’ve been given a courtesy ... namely the opportunity to take your golf shot ... Read More »

Our God is Holy and Just!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Our God is Holy and Just!Homily originally presented March 7, 2021by Monsignor Deering

 

There may be some truth to the statement that several people make ...

about what they’re hearing preached in their church on Sunday.

 

Whether they’re Catholic or Protestant, a good many people will tell ... Read More »

You’ll only have my body!

Posted by Lori Wesson

You’ll only have my body!Homily originally presented February 21, 2021by Monsignor Deering

 

There was a 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 ... Read More »

If you wish, you can make me clean!

Posted by Lori Wesson

If you wish, you can make me clean!Homily originally presented February 14, 2021by Monsignor Deering

 

As you and I grow older ... we’re likely to have the need

to call upon more and more Doctors to help us with our health.

 

When we’re young, we normally need ... Read More »

Be Hopeful and preach the Good News to the Hopeless!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Be Hopeful and preach the Good News to the Hopeless!Homily originally presented February 7, 2021by Monsignor Deering

 

Forty years ago, there was a marvelous Personal Effectiveness Training Program offered in ten major cities of America that helped people learn to operate at their full potential in the way ... Read More »

Share your faith … with authority!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Share your faith … with authority!Homily originally presented January 31, 2021by Monsignor Deering

 

During the summers growing up in Chicago, my Dad would take my brothers and I over to the neighborhood swimming pool. One afternoon when I was 10 yrs. old, I was passing through the Locker ... Read More »

Let Jesus make you a Fisher of men!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Let Jesus make you a Fisher of men!

Homily originally presented January 24, 2021

by Monsignor Deering

 

Here in the South with our favorable weather for some 10 – 12 months of the year ... many people enjoy being outside doing things like hunting and fishing.

 

For ... Read More »

 Holy Families are foundational for Peace!

Posted by Lori Wesson

 Holy Families are foundational for Peace!

Homily originally presented December 27, 2020

by Monsignor Deering

 

While shopping for some gift items for my niece recently ...  

I noticed that a good number of necklaces, bracelets, earrings and T-shirts

had the Peace Sign as the ornament or image ... Read More »