Today's Homily

Saturday of Week 34 in Ordinary Time
Apoc. 22:1-7 & Lk. 21:34-36
Today is the last day of the liturgical year before Advent begins tomorrow. The reading from the Book of Revelation presents the final scene of human history, the new Jerusalem, our heavenly home....
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