Today's Homily

Thursday of Week 3 in Ordinary Time
Heb. 10:19-25 & Mk. 4:21-25
We have our own soul to save, but in getting to Heaven we have others who help us and we too, please God, will help others to get there. In this way the Church is essentially a community and we have...

For Our Times:

A Special Homily For Our Times: Amid Coronavirus Think Of Heaven
Today is the feast of Saint Thomas Aquinas


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