Browsing the June 2024 archive of Father's Homilies

Homily for the Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time June 16, 2024

Posted by marguerite noga on 6/17/24

OK, Lord, give me some Miracle Grow!

 

I was attracted to a little story entitled, “Consider the Walnut.” Intriguing: why should I consider the walnut…?

 

If you compare a walnut with some of the beautiful and exciting things that grow on our planet, it does not seem ... Read More »

Homily for the Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time June 9, 2024

Posted by marguerite noga on 6/10/24

A House Divided Cannot Stand

 

In today’s Gospel reading Jesus’ enemies use various arguments to try to discredit him. They argue that he is possessed by the devil, and that it is by being in league with the devil, that he is driving out devils.

 

To this ... Read More »

Homily for the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ June 2, 2024

Posted by marguerite noga on 6/03/24

   Stone Soup and the Eucharist

One of my all-time favorite stories is about a weary knight who rode his tired horse down an Italian country road toward his home in Assisi after an ill-advised battle with neighboring Perugia. In truth, to this soldier all battles now seemed ill-advised. ... Read More »