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Apr 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 of you will have your faith shaken, for it is written: “I will strike the shepherd, and the sheep will be dispersed.” But after I have been raised up, I shall go before you to Galilee. The present situation in the Catholic Church fits well with Jesus’ words; it looks like the shepherds from Pope down to......

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April 23, 2019

Good Friday

Preached April 19, 2019; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon The Virgin Mary, the Mother of Jesus, stood at the foot of the Cross, she watched her Son die, she watched the soldier pierce...


Good Friday
March 30, 2018

Good Friday

Preached March 30, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon In recounting Jesus’ death on the Cross, the Evangelist John makes a special note of the fulfillment of two passages of Scripture, the first...