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Jan 2021
The Baptism of the Lord

Fr. Joseph Levine; January 10, 2021 Readings: Is 55:1-11; Is 12:2-6; 1 Jn 5:1-9; Mk 1:7-11 The account of Jesus’ baptism is very short and simple but filled with depth and richness of meaning. The mystery of his baptism is actually part of the mystery of the Epiphany, the manifestation to the nations of the Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God and Savior. Indeed, this is where the mystery of the Epiphany quite literally touches our lives. First off, we need to know that Jesus did not need to be baptized any......

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Bautismo del Señor
January 09, 2021

Bautismo del Señor

Padre Joseph Levine; 10 de enero, 2021 Lecturas: Is 55,1-11; Is 12,1-6; Jn 5,1-9; Mc 1,7-11 El narrativo del bautismo de Jesús es muy breve y simples pero el sentido del misterio es muy profundo....


Epiphany
January 03, 2021

Epiphany

Fr. Joseph Levine; January 3, 2021 Readings: Is 60:1-6; Ps 72:1-2,7-8,10-13; Eph 3:2-3,5-6; Mt 2:1-12 Today we celebrate the Solemnity of the Epiphany. The word ‘epiphany’ means ‘manifestation’ or ‘revelation’; the feast celebrates the manifestation...


Epifanía
January 03, 2021

Epifanía

Padre Joseph Levine; 3 de enero, 2021 Lecturas: Is 60,1-6; Salmo 71,1-2.7-8.10-13; Ef 3,2-3.5-6; Mt 2,1-12 Hoy celebramos la solemnidad de la Epifanía. La palabra ‘epifanía’ significa ‘manifestación’ o ‘revelación’. Hoy celebramos la manifestación a...


Holy Mother of God
January 02, 2021

Holy Mother of God

Fr. Joseph Levine; January 1, 2021 Readings: Nm 6:22-27; Ps 67:2-3,5-6,8; Gal 4:4-7; Lk 2:16-21 In 431 AD the Bishops of the Catholic Church met for the 3rd ecumenical council in the city of Ephesus,...


Santa María, Madre de Dios
January 02, 2021

Santa María, Madre de Dios

Padre Joseph Levine; 1 de enero, 2021 Lecturas: Num 6,22-27; Salmo 66,2-3.5-6.8; Gal 4,4-7; Lc 2,16-21 En 431 d.C. los obispos de la Iglesia Católica reunieron para el 3º concilio ecuménico en la ciudad de...


The Holy Family
December 27, 2020

The Holy Family

The Holy Family Fr. Joseph Levine; December 27, 2020 Readings: Sir 3:2-6,12-14; Ps 128:1-5; Col 13:12-21; Lk 2:22-40 Today, on this Sunday after Christmas, we celebrate the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph. A...


Christmas
December 25, 2020

Christmas

Fr. Joseph Levine; December 25, 2020 Today we celebrate the birth of Christ the Savior. He came to give his life on the Cross to save us from sin and death. Today, we celebrate his...


La Navidad
December 25, 2020

La Navidad

Padre Joseph Levine; 25 de diciembre, 2020 Hoy celebramos el nacimiento de Cristo, el Salvador. El vino para salvarnos del pecado y de la muerte por medio de su muerte en la Cruz. Sin embargo,...


4th Sunday of Advent
December 19, 2020

4th Sunday of Advent

Fr. Joseph Levine; December 20, 2020 Not all Scripture is created equal. In revealing to us the plan of divine providence, Scripture contains a record of God’s promises in the Old Testament and the New...