Tag Archives: Deacon Scott McKellar

Counting the Cost

Our annual experience of Psalm Sunday brings back childhood memories.

Bearing Fruit in Christ

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, you are 37 times more likely to die in a motorcycle accident than a car accident.

When you see as God sees, out of love, you will do as God says

Many will find today’s Gospel filled with impossible sounding “hard sayings” by Jesus.

Baptism of Jesus

During Advent we accompanied John the Baptist who was preparing the way of the Lord.

Prepare the Way of the Lord

On this Second Sunday of Advent, our readings draw our attention to St. John the Baptist and his role as one who prepares the way of the Lord.

Having the Mind of Christ

It would be hard not to notice these days that many young people are leaving the Church.

‘Lord, I want to see’

Although the story of blind Bartimaeus is undoubtedly a real incident in Jesus’ life, there are many hints in the text of a secondary spiritual meaning.

Causing Scandal

Modern psychological research has demonstrated that each of us were created with an inner need or appetite to seek out ‘emotional support’

I have called you friends

In today’s Gospel, Jesus poses a question that is relevant to each of us. Jesus asks, “But who do you say that I am?”

Sink your teeth into Him

Today’s Gospel is the conclusion of a long story that we have been following in the readings for the past few weeks.

Wednesday
April 24, 2019
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