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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: Category: Ordinary Time
Aug 14, 2023

Here are some of the main themes in the Mass readings for the 20th Sunday of the Year.

August 14, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 13, 2023

St. Paul speaks of sorrow and anguish about his own people who have rejected the Good News, echoing a similar pain that many people today express about their own loved ones.  How do we move forward?  By prayer and personal witness of God's grace in our lives.

August 13, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 12, 2023

Moses offers the great commandment - which Jesus says is the greatest of all - that we love the Lord our God with all our heart, soul, and strength.

August 12, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 11, 2023

Moses reminds the people of God's mighty actions on their behalf, exhorting them to follow the Lord's commandments and decrees all the days of their lives.

August 11, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 9, 2023

After reconnoitering the promised land and finding it fruitful, the scouts begin to raise doubts about the strength and ferocity of the people living there.

August 9, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 8, 2023

At the resentful complaint of Aaron and Miriam about Moses, God responds with anger and punishment, reminding us that jealousy is an ugly vice to guard against at all times.

August 8, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 7, 2023

As the children of Israel complain about the lack of food in the wilderness, Moses speaks directly to the Lord about his frustration and exhaustion.

August 7, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 7, 2023

Let's explore some of the themes in the readings for Mass on this 19th Sunday of the Year.

August 7, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 5, 2023

The Lord sets before the children of Israel the guidelines for a jubilee year, where wrongs are righted and relationships are restored.

August 5, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 4, 2023

God prescribes sacred days to Moses, exhorting the people to keep these moments in time as set apart to worship and honor the Lord.

August 4, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 3, 2023

The children of Israel, guided on their journey by Moses, follow the Lord in the pillar of cloud by day and the pillar of fire by night.  

August 3, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 2, 2023

Moses stands before God and then goes out to the people (radiant in appearance) to speak the Lord's message to the children of Israel.

August 2, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 1, 2023

Moses pleads on behalf of the people for the Lord's forgiveness.

August 1, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 31, 2023

During Moses' absence, the children of Israel grow restless and demand that Aaron fashion a golden idol in the shape of a calf.  

July 31, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 30, 2023

The Lord offers three parables that cast light on the Kingdom of Heaven.  May we cherish the treasure of our faith and put it into practice!

July 30, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 29, 2023

The children of Israel enter into a covenant with God, striving to do all that the Lord commands.

July 29, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 28, 2023

The Ten Commandments have played a crucial in the spiritual and ethical development of our civilization.  May these precepts direct our hearts and empower of our lives to serve the Lord today!

July 28, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 27, 2023

God appears in glory before the people on Mount Sinai with a majestic intensity.

July 27, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 26, 2023

Grumbling in the desert, the children of Israel are heard by God.  The result?  Manna and quail nourish and sustain the people for the journey.  May this "bread from heaven" help us to cherish the Body and Blood of Christ - the Bread from Heaven of our Holy Communion - as we regularly come to the altar to receive the Lord for the strength we need.

July 26, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 24, 2023

Confronted by Pharaoh's army, the children of Israel are guided on dry land through the Red Sea by the mighty power of God.

July 24, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 24, 2023

Here are some of the main themes in our readings for the 17th Sunday of the Year.

July 24, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 23, 2023

The Lord offers a parable that challenges complacency and invites us to a continuing conversion of heart.  Knowing that there will be a Final Judgment, may we take the gift of today to turn away from sin and embrace the gift of grace that comes from Jesus Christ.

July 22, 2023 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

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Jul 21, 2023

God gives specific Passover preparations to Moses, directing how the people are to remember their liberation from slavery.  This Passover takes on enormous significance when it is celebrated by Jesus Christ, the Lamb of God!

July 21, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 20, 2023

Speaking with Moses, God promises the redemption of the people and a new home in a land flowing with  milk and honey.

July 20, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 19, 2023

God appears to Moses and entrusts him with the task of leading the people of Israel out of slavery.

July 19, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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