Browsing the December 2015 archive of Father Tony's Writings

God in Everyday Life

Posted by Dan Dupay on 12/17/15

Gospel Reflection, the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, Year C

1 Samuel 1: 20-22, 24-28; 1 John 3: 1-2, 21-24; Luke 2: 41-52

  God in Everyday Life

 

            The Holy Family consisted of father, mother and child.  It was a small family.  They enjoy the ... Read More »

Doing the Simple Things

Posted by Dan Dupay on 12/08/15

Gospel Reflection, 3rd Sunday of Advent, Year C

Zephaniah 3: 14-18a; Philippians 4: 4-7; Luke 3: 10-18

   Doing the Simple Things

            In today’s gospel we focus a bit on the person of John the Baptist.  He was a prophet and a prophet had a difficult job.  People often ... Read More »

Gospel Reflection, 2nd Sunday of Advent, Year C

Posted by Dan Dupay on 12/01/15

Gospel Reflection, 2nd Sunday of Advent, Year C

Baruch 5: 1-9; Philippians 1: 4-6, 8-11; Luke 3: 1-6

 

Dear Friends in Christ,

 

            Today’s gospel takes place at a particular moment in the history of the world, the fifteenth year of the reign of the Emperor Tiberius, ... Read More »