Browsing the September 2020 archive of Fr. Joseph's homilies

27th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Posted by Michelle Miller on 9/28/20

0. T. XXVI (September 27 Sunday) (Ez 18:25-28; Phil 2:1-11; Mt 21:28-32) 

There is a branch of theology called Eschatology dealing with the end or the last or ultimate realities of life such as death, judgement, heaven hell and so on. One of the most important concepts in Eschatology ... Read More »

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Kim Kroeger on 9/21/20

25th Sunday       Isaiah .25/6-9, Philippi 1/20-27                                                                                         Matthew 20/1/16   The main theme of the readings is concerned with justice and fairness on the one side and divine grace or mercy on the other side. Justice means giving everyone his or her due. On the other hand, grace is undeserved ... Read More »

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Kim Kroeger on 9/12/20

24th Sunday, Sept 13, 2020 Scriptural Reflections Sir 27/30…. Romans 14/7 Matthew 18/21-35           In the motion picture of the Life of Gandhi, there is a scene in which a Hindu father whose child has been killed by a Muslim comes to Gandhi in great grief and remorse. Out ... Read More »

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Kim Kroeger on 9/06/20

23 RD Sunday Scriptural Reflections Sept. 6, 2020

On January 22, 1999, a tragedy or crime took place in India. There was a Christian Missionary fromAustralia by the name of Graham Steins. He came to India in 1965 and he and his wife were involvedwith helping the rural people ... Read More »