|Thu, 08/17/2017||Rev. Msgr. Donald Enzweiler||
19th Week in Ordinary Time
Why are people unable to forgive?
To ask this question is the same as asking a sighted person “why are you unable to see?”
It’s the same as asking a person with normal hearing: “why are you unable... Read more
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|Tue, 08/15/2017||Rev. Msgr. Donald Enzweiler||
The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
As a Church, as the people of God, we gather today
to commemorate the life of a simple, but important woman: the Blessed Virgin Mary.
She said little but her actions allowed salvation to come... Read more
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|Mon, 08/14/2017||Rev. Msgr. Donald Enzweiler||
Memorial of Saint Maximilian Kolbe
The cross looms on the horizon.
Jesus informs the disciples of his tragic destiny: his passion and death.
The folly of the cross will scandalize many,
will prevent them from accepting Jesus... Read more
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|Sun, 08/13/2017||Rev. Msgr. Donald Enzweiler||
18th Week in Ordinary Time
I can give you information. I can pass on to you the knowledge I have acquired.
I can share with you my insights, my reasoning, ….
I can provide for you an example of Christian living.... Read more
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|Fri, 08/11/2017||Rev. Msgr. Donald Enzweiler||
Memorial of Saint Clare
This issue at the center of today’s gospel is the avoidance of martyrdom.
One way to avoid this possibility is by suppressing within one’s self
the requirements of Christian discipleship.
In the... Read more
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|Tue, 08/08/2017||Rev. Msgr. Donald Enzweiler||
Memorial of Saint Dominic
The waves and wind-tossed sea represent a hostile world.
The boat is a symbol for the Church.
Safety is found in the boat.
But Jesus travels in the hostility of the world.
It takes great faith to... Read more
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