Today's Homily

Thursday of Week 18 in Ordinary Time
Jer. 31:31-34 & Mt. 16:13-23
In recent times, when America was going through a great depression in the 1930s, Hollywood came to the rescue. Many films were based on the rags to riches theme and there was always a happy...
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