Browsing the 2020 archive of Homilies
Posted by Amanda DeSalvatore on 10/15/20
TWENTY-EIGHTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Heaven - is going to surpass all our hopes and expectations. It’s going to be more wonderful - than we can imagine. Because there will be love and joy and peace like we’ve never experienced – it’s hard for God to tell us ... Read More »
Posted by Amanda DeSalvatore on 9/21/20
Jesus uses business examples in his preaching because many of his listeners were - in fact - business people.
Several of the apostles were in the fishing business Matthew was a tax collector. Wouldn’t you love to have been there when Jesus spoke this parable to them? They must ... Read More »
Posted by Amanda DeSalvatore on 9/17/20
Last week the gospel was about correction – something we love to do – but don’t care to receive.
Today’s gospel is about something we love to receive – but find it hard to do – forgiveness.
Peter comes to Jesus with a question about forgiveness. He ... Read More »
Posted by Amanda DeSalvatore on 7/23/20
Homily for Sunday, July 19, 2020
Do you ever wonder why God acts the way God does in our world?
A man was suffering from a serious attack of appendicitis.
He hated going to the doctor but his wife insisted that he do so.
The doctor ... Read More »