Reflections/Homilies

Gospel Reflection for Sunday January 12, 2020

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, Amen (بإسم الآب والإبن والروح القدس إلهٍ واحد آمين). In this gospel lesson of St. Matthew 4:12-17 we hear of [...]

January 5th, 2020|

Gospel Reflection for Sunday January 5, 2020

In this gospel lesson of St. Mark 1:1-8, also known as the Sunday before the Theophany of Christ. We hear of St. John the Baptist baptizing in the wilderness, St. Mark mentions in verse 1, [...]

December 30th, 2019|

Christmas Message

Christmas Message 1972-2019 Beloved,  This is our 48th year of celebrating this Holy Season of Christmas with you and your family. It is truly a wonderful time of the year. As we approach the Nativity [...]

December 20th, 2019|

Gospel Reflection for Sunday December 22, 2019

Gospel Reflection for Sunday December 22, 2019 Sunday before the nativity of Christ (The Genealogy) In this gospel lesson of St. Matthew 1:1-25 which is the gospel of the book of the genealogy of Jesus [...]

December 16th, 2019|

Gospel Reflection for Sunday December 15, 2019

In this gospel lesson of St. Luke 14:16-24 the banquet pertains to God’s kingdom especially pertaining to Jesus’s work and eventually about the church. We hear of multiple excuses why the invited guests cannot come [...]

December 9th, 2019|