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May 2021
Ascension of the Lord

Fr. Joseph Levine; May 16, 2021 Readings: Acts 1:1-11; Ps 47:2-3,6-9; Eph 4:1-13; Mk 16:15-20 What must it have been like for the Apostles after the Lord had been taken from their sight, after the angels had departed, and they looked at each other? They had lost him once before, when he had died on the Cross, but this was different. When Jesus had died on the Cross, all their hopes were dashed and they were left in utter desolation and abandonment, not yet understanding that he would rise from the dead.......

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Ascensión del Señor
May 15, 2021

Ascensión del Señor

Padre Joseph Levine; 16 de mayo, 2021 Lecturas: Hechos 1,1-11; Salmo 46,2-3.6-9; Ef 4,1-13; Mc 16,15-20 Después que el Señor subió al cielo y los ángeles desaparecieron, podemos imaginar a los Apóstoles mirando uno al...


3rd Sunday of Easter
April 17, 2021

3rd Sunday of Easter

Fr. Joseph Levine; April 18, 2021 Readings: Act 3:13-15,17-19; Psalm 4:2,4,7-9; 1 Jn 2:1-5; Lk 24:35-48 Last Sunday I spoke about the solid reality of Jesus’ resurrection from the dead. He is no mere ghost....


Divine Mercy Sunday
April 10, 2021

Divine Mercy Sunday

Fr. Joseph Levine; April 11, 2021 Readings: Acts 4:32-35; Psalm 118:2-4,13-15,22-24; 1 Jn 5:1-6; Jn 20:19-31 The victory that conquers the world is our faith. It is not just any old ‘faith’ that conquers the...


Domingo de la Divina Misericordia
April 10, 2021

Domingo de la Divina Misericordia

Padre Joseph Levine; 11 de abril, 2021 Lecturas: Hechos 4,32-35; Salmo 117,2-4.15-16.22-24; 1 Jn 5,1-6; Jn 20,19-31 Nuestra fe es la que nos ha dado la victoria sobre el mundo. Esto no es una fe...


Easter Sunday
April 04, 2021

Easter Sunday

Fr. Joseph Levine; April 4, 2021 Jesus Christ is the victor over sin and death. That is our faith. By his suffering and death on the Cross he gave meaning and purpose to our suffering...


Good Friday
April 02, 2021

Good Friday

Fr. Joseph Levine; April 2, 2021 On Palm Sunday, when we listened to the Passion according to St. Mark, we heard Jesus say, shortly before entering Gethsemane and immediately before announcing St. Peter’s denial, All...


Holy Thursday
April 01, 2021

Holy Thursday

Fr. Joseph Levine; April 1, 2021 Holy Thursday is a light in the darkness of Holy Week. Holy Thursday comes to us from the Apostles. Or better, from Holy Thursday, through the Apostles, we receive...


Jueves Santo
April 01, 2021

Jueves Santo

Padre Joseph Levine; 1 de abril, 2021 El Jueves Santo es una luz en medio de las tinieblas de la Semana Santa. El Jueves Santo viene a nosotros por medio de los Apóstoles. O mejor,...


Domingo de Ramos
March 27, 2021

Domingo de Ramos

Padre Joseph Levine; 28 de marzo, 2021 El domingo pasado hablé de la intensidad de los sufrimientos de Cristo y de su muerte, la grandeza de la persona que sufrió y murió por nosotros, que...