The Thirty-first Sunday of Ordinary Time: All Souls Remembrance Mass

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Today’s readings This morning’s Gospel reading presents us with perhaps thefoundational principal of living the Christian life: love of God and love of neighbor.  We love God with great fervor because he loved us into existence.  And God teaches us … Continued

The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed (All Souls)

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One of my most vivid childhood memories was when I was just about nine years old.  My grandfather on my mother’s side, who had retired just a few months earlier, was diagnosed with cancer.  There wasn’t so much that could … Continued