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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....


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...


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...


33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time
November 14, 2020

33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fr. Joseph Levine; November 15, 2020 Readings: Pr 31:10-13,19-20,30-31; Ps 128:1-5; 1 Th 5:1-6; Mt 25:14-30 When people are saying, ‘Peace and security,’ then sudden disaster comes upon them. The people St. Paul is referring...


30th Sunday of Ordinary Time
October 24, 2020

30th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fr. Joseph Levine; October 25, 2020 Readings: Ex 22:20-26; Ps 18:2-4;47,51; 1 Th 1:5-10; Mt 22:34-40 Love your neighbor as yourself. That is what is most important right? It doesn’t matter what you believe, just...


30º Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario
October 24, 2020

30º Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario

Padre Joseph Levine; 25 de octubre, 2020 Lecturas: Ex 22,20-26; Salmo 17,2-4.47.51; 1 Tes 1,5-10; Mt 22,34-40 En el evangelio de hoy Jesús resume toda la ley de Dios por dos mandamientos: Amarás al Señor,...


29º Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario
October 17, 2020

29º Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario

Padre Joseph Levine; 18 de octubre, 2020 Lecturas: Is 45,1.4-6; Salmo 95,1 y 3-5.7-10; 1 Tes 1,1-5; Mt 22,15-21 Hay solamente un poco mas que dos semanas antes las elecciones y todos ya están fatigados...


28th Sunday of Ordinary Time
October 10, 2020

28th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fr. Joseph Levine; October 11, 2020 Readings: Is 25:6-10; Ps 23:1-6; Ph 4:12-14,19-20; Mt 22:1-14 On this mountain the Lord of hosts will provide for all peoples a feast of rich food and choice wines,...


27º Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario
October 03, 2020

27º Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario

Padre Joseph Levine; 4 de octubre, 2020 Lecturas: Is 5,1-7; Salmo 79,9.12-16.19-20; Filip 4,6-9; Mt 21,33-43 En la 1ª lectura de hoy el profeta Isaías, como ‘amigo de Dios’, manifiesta la tristeza indecible de Dios...