Browsing the 2018 archive of Homilies

September 9, 2018 - 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Rev. Ken Shuping on 9/09/18

September 9, 2018 – Salem

After reading: Isaiah 35:4-7; Ps 146; James 2:1-5; Mark 7:31-37

 

“Be opened!”

That’s what Jesus says to the man whose ears were closed. And the power of God entered his life, and changed his awareness of the world around him. He’s not just ... Read More »

January 7, 2018 - Epiphany

Posted by Rev. Ken Shuping on 1/09/18

Homily for Epiphany – January 6-7, 2017 – Salem - National Migration Week

After reading: Isaiah 60:1-6; Ps 72; Ephesians 3:2-6; Matthew 2:1-12

Magi from the east arrived. These were not Jews. They knew nothing of the one true God. How did they end up as part of our ... Read More »