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One-Minute Homily: “Are We Sheep?”

Published May 12, 2019 in One-Minute Homily ~ Approx 1 min

It’s not exactly flattering to be compared to sheep but Brian Strassburger, SJ, breaks open this analogy in this week’s One-Minute Homily. Based on the readings for Sunday, May 12, 2017, which you can find here: https://bit.ly/30fwP07

One-Minute Homily: “Reckless Enthusiasm”

Published May 5, 2019 in One-Minute Homily ~ Approx 1 min

After the Resurrection, the disciples are recklessly enthusiastic out of love of Christ. Juan Ruiz, SJ, challenges us to live by their example in this week’s One-Minute Homily. Based on the readings for May 5, 2019, which you can find here: https://bit.ly/2ZWucAj

“Avengers: Endgame” – From Heartbreak to Hope

Published May 3, 2019 in Film, In the News, Pop Culture ~ Approx 5 mins

“Avengers: Endgame” brings a satisfying conclusion to the 22 movies from Marvel Studios over the last eleven years. Confronting the evil of Thanos, all of the Avengers, including Captain America, Thor, and Iron Man, struggle with their motivations as they move from heartbreak to hope. The film is less about “how” the heroes will defeat Thanos, and more about the “why” that motivates them all.

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Seeking Beauty in the Busy

Published May 1, 2019 in Blogs, Life, Spirituality ~ Approx 4 mins

Many days we allow our productivity to take over and devour the beautiful moments in our day. What happens when we take pause at the end of the day to reflect on the beauty we may have missed?

One-Minute Homily: “Surprised by Jesus”

Published Apr 28, 2019 in One-Minute Homily ~ Approx 1 min

Are you open to being surprised by Jesus? Colten Biro, SJ, points out how Jesus interacts with his friends after the Resurrection and encourages us to be open to one of these encounters during the Easter season. Based on the readings for Sunday, April 28, which you can find here: https://bit.ly/2DCG6Wn

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