Browsing the November 2015 archive of Father Tony's Writings

1st Sunday of Advent

Posted by Dan Dupay on 11/24/15

Gospel Reflection 1st Sunday of Advent, Year C

 

Tough economic times weigh on everyone. While some people seem to be able to afford everything, go everywhere, and enjoy what they want, there are so many people that have come to a point in their lives where every penny ... Read More »

Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

Posted by Dan Dupay on 11/24/15

Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

"Everyone who belongs to the truth listens to my voice." Once they wear the crown, earthly kings don't have to win the allegiance of their subjects; if you live in the kingdom, you're part of the kingdom and are under the ... Read More »

God’s Great Reordering of Things

Posted by Dan Dupay on 11/10/15

Gospel Reflection, 33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B

Daniel 12: 1-3; Hebrews 10: 11-14, 18; Mark 13: 24-32

  God’s Great Reordering of Things

           

The disciples must have been spooked or even terrified when Jesus spoke of the last days.  He described the darkness of the sun, ... Read More »

The Great Faith Offering of the Poor Widow

Posted by Dan Dupay on 11/09/15

Gospel Reflection, 31st Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B

1 Kings 17: 10-16; Hebrews 9: 24-28; Mark 12: 38-44

  The Great Faith Offering of the Poor Widow

 

            Jesus often taught in the Temple.  Today we see him just sitting and watching.  He chose a particular spot, ... Read More »