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28th Ordinary – Year A – Oct 12, 2008 – Are you having fun?!

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Bottom Line: The man wanted to enjoy the gifts of God without being committed to His Kingdom. This parable confronts us with the question: How do we wear our Christianity? I have a cross around my neck. That’s nice. But that’s insufficient. That’s a mere sign of the Presence of the Lord. To wear our Christianity, our lifestyle must consist in choosing Jesus in every aspect of our lives.

26th Ordinary – Year A – September 28, 2008 – Say “YES” but meaning “NO” 0

26th Ordinary – Year A – September 28, 2008 – Say “YES” but meaning “NO”

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Bottom line:Last Sunday we might have left the Church hyped up to do his will, but then for the rest of the week we forgot we were Catholics until Sunday came again. Don’t worry, we can begin today! Lighthouses by definition make no noise. They just shine. That’s our job. Christ, it is said, is not a psychologist. He is a cardiologist. He listens not to words but to hearts. I think St. Francis Assisi summed it up wonderfully “Preach the Gospel at all times, use words ONLY when NECESSARY!