Sunday Homilies

from Father Kevin Laughery, Quad Pastoral Unit, Sangamon and Morgan Counties, Illinois Comments from this page do not reach me; instead, email: kl@kevinlaughery.com

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Two challenges today: "safe environment" and "racism."

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Mary reflected upon many things in her heart.  We must follow her example of reflection upon the mysteries which we are living.

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This Christmas reflection focuses on the now-famous "Lady with the Duck."

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We are challenged today to adopt a nuanced understanding of the meaning of "prophecy."

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The reality of John the Baptist challenges the glib contemporary adage that "perception is reality."

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"The Peaceable Kingdom" always inspires us to imagine the reconciling of "natural" enemies.

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We must give ourselves room to dream.

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One of the strangest conversations imaginable comes from three men crucified together.  Christ the King rules from the instrument of his execution.

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We are mortal.  We have no control over our dissolution.  We cast our lot with the Savior who reached out to us by taking mortality upon himself.

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Does the promise of eternal life encourage us to suppose that the here and now does not matter?  No; for eternity is found in every passing moment.

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