Browsing the February 2016 archive of Father Tony's Writings

Coming Down off a Mountain

Posted by Dan Dupay on 2/17/16

Gospel Reflection, 2nd Sunday of Lent, Year C

Genesis 15: 5-12, 17-18; Phillipians 3: 17 – 4: 1; Luke 9: 28b - 36

  Coming Down off a Mountain

 

            In my travels over the years, I have done some mountain hiking.  It’s a real blessing and thrill ... Read More »

We Live by God’s Holy Word

Posted by Dan Dupay on 2/09/16

Gospel Reflection, 1st Sunday of Lent, Year C

Deuteronomy 26: 4-10; Romans 10: 8-13; Luke 4: 1-13

  We Live by God’s Holy Word

 

            We are without a doubt exposed to many temptations.  They can confront us in thousands of forms:  the temptation to drive too fast, ... Read More »

A lot of Fish and a lot of Mercy

Posted by Dan Dupay on 2/02/16

Gospel Reflection, 5th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

Isaiah 6: 1-2a, 3-8; 1 Corinthians 15: 1-11; Luke 5: 1-11   A lot of Fish and a lot of Mercy

 

            Place yourself in Peter’s shoes for a moment.  Jesus is with him in the boat teaching the ... Read More »

4th Sunday In Ordinary Time, Year C

Posted by Dan Dupay on 2/01/16

Luke 4:21-30

"When the people in the synagogue hear this, they were all filled with fury." Why were  these folks furious? Because they didn't like what Jesus told them. They took offense at his teaching that "no prophet is accepted in his own native place." Jesus was implying that ... Read More »