HOMILY FOR THE ELEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME-JUNE 13, 2021
READINGS: Ezekiel 17:22-24;
Responsorial Psalm-Psalm 92; 2
Gospel of Mark 4:26-34
The Kingdom of God: Growing seeds of love in...
HOMILY FOR CORPUS CHRIST SUNDAY-JUNE 6, 2021
READINGS: Exodus 24:3-8;
Responsorial Psalm-Psalm 116;
Gospel of Mark 14:12-16, 22-26
The Eucharist: Remembering Christ’s loving sacrifice for us...
HOMILY FOR TRINITY SUNDAY-MAY 30, 2021
READINGS: Deuteronomy 4:32-34, 39-40;
Responsorial Psalm-Psalm 33;
Romans 8: 14-17;
Gospel of Matthew 28:16-20
The Trinity: An inspiration for our ”bubbles.”
Since the beginning...
HOMILY FOR PENTECOST SUNDAY-MAY 23, 2021
READINGS: Acts 2:1-11;
Responsorial Psalm-Psalm 104;
1 Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-13;
Gospel of John 20: 19-23
Pentecost: Celebrating joyfully in one Spirit
Last week the Catholic Register...
HOMILY FOR ASCENSION SUNDAY-MAY 16, 2021
READINGS: Acts 1:1-11;
Responsorial Psalm-Psalm 47;
Gospel of Mark 16:15-20
Ascension: Witnessing to God’s redemptive love.
“The Church of Mercy&rdquo...
HOMILY FOR EASTER SUNDAY-APRIL 4, 2021
READINGS: Acts 10:34a, 37-43;
Responsorial Psalm-Psalm 118;
Gospel of John 20:1-18
Jesus is Risen, Alleluia!
Jesus Christ is risen today! Alleluia...
Fr. Wilson Andrade is the pastor of St. Ann Parish and the Native Peoples’ Mission, both in Toronto.
“It is with the smallest brushes that the artist paints the most exquisitely beautiful pictures.” These words from the...
Chief J. Wilton “Willie” Littlechild and Edmonton’s Archbishop Richard Smith recently came together in Maskwacis, Alberta to discuss reconciliation with the Indigenous peoples in Canada, and the response to the finding at the Kamloops Residential School...
Fr. Frank McDevitt is the pastor of Our Lady of Grace Parish in Aurora, Ont.
Corpus Christi: This is the great feast of the imagination.
The Church has traditions of great pomp connected to the Eucharist: processions and benediction.
Cardinal Thomas Collins, Archbishop of Toronto, is known to be an avid reader and, over the years, he has recommended a number of books while preaching at St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica. With summer right around the corner, we...
Fr. Michael McGourty is the pastor of St. Peter’s Parish in Toronto, Ont.
As Catholics, every time that we pray, we begin by invoking the names of the three persons of the Holy Trinity, whose feast we...
Fr. Wilson Andrade is the pastor of St. Ann Parish and the Native Peoples’ Mission, both in Toronto, Ont.
Today we celebrate the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord. Sceptics say that Jesus had no need to take...