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Fr. Andrew Ricci offers inspirational homilies and talks to help people grow in faith. These reflections are part of his meditations at Three Great Things where we grow as disciples of the Lord through Study, Prayer, and Service.
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Now displaying: 2022
Nov 18, 2022

The Lord cleanses the temple area and teaches the crowds.  As temples of the Holy Spirit, we call upon the Lord to purify our lives so that we may be a proper dwelling place for the Lord.

November 18, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 17, 2022

As Jesus weeps over Jerusalem, we gain a crucial insight into the Lord's Sacred Heart.  Filled with sorrow for the sins of our world, Christ reveals the depth of his love and points us to the Cross as the instrument of our salvation.

November 17, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 16, 2022

The Lord offers a somber parable, reminding us about the crucial responsibility we have to be good stewards of the things entrusted to our care.  

November 16, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 15, 2022

Jesus chooses to stay with Zacchaeus, a despised tax collector and sinner.  May this Scripture give us all hope, for the Lord chooses to stay with us - knowing full well  all our sins - that he might seek and save what was lost.

November 15, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 14, 2022

The blind man's reply, "Lord, I want to see!" invites us to consider how we, too, long to see clearly our path through this life.  May our eyes be opened as we walk in the light of Jesus Christ.

November 14, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 14, 2022

Here are some of the main themes in the readings for the solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe.

November 14, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 13, 2022

The Lord's response to questions about the end times, invites us to reflect on how we will prepare for our own exit from this world.

November 12, 2022 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

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Nov 12, 2022

Jesus reminds his disciples with a parable to pray always.  May we take this instruction to heart as we pause each day to draw near to the Lord.

November 12, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 11, 2022

The exhortation of the first reading to love one another serves as a ready reminder for daily life.  For as the Lord cautions in the Gospel of Luke, the Son of Man will come at an unexpected time.  May we take every opportunity to put love into practice!

November 11, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 10, 2022

Jesus responds to the Pharisees with the stunning pronouncement that the Kingdom of God is among us.  Instructing his disciples further, the Lord explains that the path to God's Kingdom leads through the suffering of the Cross.

November 10, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 9, 2022

St. Paul's reminds the people of Corinth that each of us is a temple of the Holy Spirit.  Our care and custody of this "sacred  space" reveals our awareness of God's presence and our desire to be an inspiring example to one another.

November 9, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 8, 2022

Jesus uses an example to illustrate and expand our concept of service.  Rather than simply completing what is expected, we actively strive to seek out new ways to respond to the opportunities around us.

November 8, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 7, 2022

The Psalm response echoes a deep, personal longing in our hearts: to see God face-to-face.

November 7, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 7, 2022

Here are some of the themes in the readings for the 33rd Sunday of the Year.

November 7, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 6, 2022

The Lord responds to a question with a response that underscores the reality of the resurrection.  Knowing that there is more than this life, we have an opportunity to prepare our hearts for the day when the story of our life here on earth concludes.

November 5, 2022 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

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Nov 5, 2022

The Lord teaches that almsgiving with "dishonest wealth" allows us to use the things of this world for the glory of God, rather than become a tempting trap that distracts and deceives.

November 5, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 4, 2022

St. Paul reminds the people of Philippi that our final home is in heaven, inviting us to spend our days on earth preparing for the final journey that leads us there.

November 4, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 3, 2022

Jesus reveals through two parables the joy of Heaven when we repent of our sins and turn to God.

November 3, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 2, 2022

There are many options for the readings at Mass on this feast of All Souls.  If they sound familiar, chances are you've heard them at more than one funeral.  May our prayers this day be directed to those who gone before us...may they rest in peace.

November 2, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Nov 1, 2022

The saints inspires and encourage us to embrace our faith in Christ as we face the challenges of life.  May we live our days on earth so as to be ready to join them in Heaven!

November 1, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Oct 31, 2022

Jesus continues to teach at a banquet, this time inviting us to give to others without expecting repayment.

October 31, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Oct 31, 2022

Here are some of the themes for the readings for the 32nd Sunday of the Year.

October 31, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Oct 30, 2022

Jesus encounters Zaccheus and invites himself into his home.  The Lord takes the initiative to meet us where we dwell, and thus invites us to open the chambers of our heart to welcome him.

As an added note: please keep our Cathedral Centennial Campaign in your prayers!  If you would like to help us and learn more, you can go to our website at www.superiorcatholics.org and under the Cathedral page click on the Centennial link.

October 29, 2022 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

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Oct 29, 2022

Jesus uses a practical example at a banquet to reveal how to live with a humble heart.

October 29, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Oct 28, 2022

Christ calls the Twelve Apostles, who become the foundation of the faith we have received.  May we continue to build upon the efforts of those who have gone before us, adding to the household of God and providing for those who will follow after.

October 28, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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