Browsing Homilies

September 24, 2017 - 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Rev. Ken Shuping on 9/24/17

Homily for the 25th Sunday of Ordinary Time – September 23-24, 2017

After reading: Isaiah 55:6-9; Ps 145; Philippians 1:20-27; Mt 20:1-16

Are we envious of others when we see God’s mercy go out to someone we’d like to see punished?  Do we get angry that God forgives those ... Read More »

August 13, 2017 - 19th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Posted by Rev. Ken Shuping on 8/20/17

Homily for 19th Sunday – August 12-13, 2017 – Salem

after reading: 1 Kings 19:9-13; Ps 85; Romans 9:1-5; Mt 14:22-33

 

We run into a lot of storms as we try to float through life.  The wind may be against us.  The waves may toss us around.  But ... Read More »

June 18, 2017 - Corpus Christi

Posted by Rev. Ken Shuping on 6/18/17

Homily for Corpus Christi – June 17-18, 2017 - Salem

after reading: Dt 8:2-16; Ps 147; 1 Cor 10:16-17; John 6:51-58

 

“Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood remains in me and I in him.”

Who is God?

This eternal, spiritual being who is all powerful and ... Read More »

June 11, 2017 - Trinity Sunday

Posted by Rev. Ken Shuping on 6/13/17

Homily for Trinity Sunday – June 10-11, 2017 - Salem

after reading: Exodus 34:4-9; Dan 3:52-55; 2 Cor 13:11-13; John 3:16-18

 

The sign of the cross is such a simple prayer. It’s a profession of faith in the Trinity, and in the cross of Jesus Christ.  It’s a ... Read More »