How Many Times Should God Forgive You? (#740, 24th Sunday)

Fr. Joel Homilies

Forgiveness is the transformative process of letting God’s love fill our wounds. Forgiveness allows us to recover our own dignity and the dignity of the offender. It is a work both human and divine. Forgive as you have been forgiven. [AUDIO]

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More Destructive Than a Hurricane (#739, 23rd Sunday)

Fr. Joel Homilies

Our hurt can spiral into anger and violence and become more destructive than a hurricane. We are all responsible for a healthy community. We have to step out of the storm of hurt and violence. Jesus is the eye of the storm. [AUDIO]

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The Key to Abundant Life Is Shaped Like a Cross (#738, 22nd Sunday)

Fr. Joel Homilies

Who wants to suffer, sacrifice, and die? But who wants to have abundant life? You duped us, Lord! It is only when we lay down our lives as a sacrifice that we discover abundant life. The key to abundant life is shaped like a cross. [AUDIO]