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Christmas Mass

Homily / Christmas 2019 A favorite Christmas song for many people is “Mary, Did You Know?” It asks the question, wondering if Mary could possibly know what this tiny child would do in life. If I can answer that...

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

29th Sun OrdT 2019: Exod 17.8-1 | Ps 121.1-8 | 2 Tm 3.14-4.1 | Lk 18.1-8 David G. Schultenover, S.J., to St. Benedict the Moor Church, Milwaukee, 10.20.19 “When the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on earth?”...

The Most Holy Trinity

Homily / June 16, 2019 I think it would be accurate to say that President Trump likes to brag. For example, he has publicly described himself as a genius. He is not shy about telling people that he has a very high IQ and a...

The Ascension of the Lord

Homily / June 2, 2019 The end of the first reading has an interesting scene to it. The disciples are looking up into the sky as Jesus ascends into heaven. And two angels appear and ask them, almost in an unbelieving way,...