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Dec 2020
2nd Sunday of Advent

Fr. Joseph Levine; December 6, 2020 Readings: Is 40:1-5,9-11; Ps 85:9-14; 2 Pe 3:8-14; Mk 1:1-8 Jesus Christ, because he is the Son of God made man, is also the eternal One made man. He brought eternity into time in order to bring us who were held bound by time into eternity. In today’s 2nd reading St. Peter alludes to God’s eternity when he says: with the Lord one day is like a thousand years and a thousand years like one day. The meaning is that both the short time and the......

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Christ the King
November 21, 2020

Christ the King

Fr. Joseph Levine; November 22, 2020 Readings: Ez 34:11-12,15-17; Ps 23:1-3,5-6; 1 Cor 15:20-26-28; Mt 25:31-46 Thus says the Lord God: I myself will look after and tend my sheep … I will judge between...


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...


33rd Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario
November 14, 2020

33rd Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario

Padre Joseph Levine; 15 de noviembre, 2020 Lecturas: Prov 31,10-13.19-20.30-31; Salmo 127,1-5; 1 Tes 5,1-6; Mat 25,14-30 Cuando la gente esté diciendo: ‘¡Qué paz y qué seguridad tenemos!’, de repente vendrá sobre ellos la catástrofe....


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,...


29th Sunday of Ordinary Time
October 17, 2020

29th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fr. Joseph Levine; October 18, 2020 Readings: Is 45:1, 4-6; Ps 96:1,3-5,7-10; 1 Th 1:1-5; Mt 22:15-21 With just two weeks left before the election, when everyone is weary of politics and wishing we were...


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,...


27th Sunday of Ordinary Time
October 03, 2020

27th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fr. Joseph Levine; October 4, 2020 Readings: Is 5:1-7; Ps80:8,12-16,19-20; Ph 4:6-9; Mt 21:33-43 In today’s 1st reading the prophet Isaiah, as a ‘friend of God’, gives expression to the sorrow of God on account...