Browsing the August 2017 archive of Homilies

19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Vici Armsby on 8/17/17

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

It seems a little harsh that Jesus would call Peter out as “you of little faith” after all the other disciples did nothing more than hang on for dear life as they are tossed about by the storm.

Matthew intends this to be a ... Read More »

17 Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Vici Armsby on 8/01/17

17TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

Thousands of years ago, a boy goes to bed with the weight of the world upon his slender shoulders.   He was so far removed in the line of succession that he, and none of his tutors, ever thought that he would be called to ... Read More »