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The Dead Will Rise (#718, Lent 5)

Fr. Joel Homilies

It’s never too late for Jesus. The whole world will know that Jesus is Lord when he returns on the last day to raise the dead. That’s what Christian funerals are all about. But you can experience the Resurrection now by inviting Jesus in. (2 Apr 2017)

Zombie Apocalypse Now

Benjamin Free Range

I recently watched the trailer for an upcoming film about the world being taken over by zombies (World War Z). I must admit that I like a good monster movie, and zombies are about the only monster we have left, now that vampires, werewolves and witches have been turned into blockbuster heroes in Hollywood. Although I like a good monster …

Jesus Knocking at the Door

The Power of the Servant King (Homily for Christ the King)

Fr. Joel Homilies

Podcast: Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe?Ord34 – The Power of the Servant King (9:55) Solemnity of Christ the King. Our first two readings reveal Christ as the true King of the Universe, seated in power and glory on a throne that will be firm forever. …

Mary of the Month (July 2012)

Benjamin Mary of the Month

I missed the first of the month to present an image of Our Lady, but this one seemed very appropriate for the eve of Independence Day and for the end of the Fortnight for Freedom. This awesome depiction, that I call Our Lady of the Apocalypse, is a mosaic in the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington. The …

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The King is coming Back (Homily for the Ascension)

Fr. Joel Homilies

Podcast: Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe?The King is coming Back (7:30) Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord. Yes, I believe in the End of the World, but I don’t think it will be soon enough! At the end of the World, Christ will be …