Pentecost – The Spirit stands with Us | #223

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Podcast: Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe? The Spirit stands with Us (12:00) Pentecost Sunday. Jesus knows that we need help, so he sends us the Holy Spirit. The Spirit is known as the Paraclete because he stands with us. He defends us as our advocate, …

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Ascension – The King is coming Back | #222

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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 …

The Pentecost Novena

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Jesus ascended 40 days after Easter (Acts 1:3), which always falls on a Thursday. We usually transfer the celebration to the nearest Sunday. Then the Holy Spirit descended on the Apostles on Pentecost, 50 days after Easter. Before ascending, Jesus invited the Apostles to pray for the gift of the Holy Spirit (see Acts 1:8). The Church traditionally fulfills this …

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How to know it’s really Love (Homily for Mother’s Day) | #221

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Podcast: Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe? How to know it’s really Love (12:30) Easter, 6th Sunday. Anyone can say, “I love you” — but how do we know it is really love? Loving feelings? They leave us after a while. They put up with us? …

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Easter 5 – Sharing Divine Life | #220

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Podcast: Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe? Sharing Divine Life (11:30) Easter, 5th Sunday. Being a Christian is about being in union with God; God shares His divine life with us so that we can be in Communion with God. Jesus is the vine and we …