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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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Oct 7, 2020

On this feast of the Rosary we recall the power of the Lord's Prayer in the context of the ministry and life of Jesus. May this beautiful prayer draw us closer to the Lord through the intercession of his mother, Mary.

October 7, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Oct 2, 2020

We call upon our Guardian Angels as we grow in grace and follow their example to help and serve one another.

October 2, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Sep 29, 2020

The Bible names these three angels as particular instruments in God's plan of salvation; may their presence inspire our faith as we follow Jesus Christ.

September 29, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Sep 21, 2020

The Letter to the Ephesians beautifully illustrates how we are directed to live according to the manner of our call to follow Jesus Christ. Simply put, if we have been given gifts, then may we joyfully offer them to the Lord!

September 21, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Sep 15, 2020

The anguish of Mary at the foot of the Cross of Christ touches our human pain and loss in moments of suffering. Yet Mary's faithfulness inspires us to endure these times of trial as we place our hope in her Son.

 

Sep 14, 2020

The Cross of Christ reveals justice, humility and love as Christ triumphs over sin and death for the salvation of the world. We adore you, O Christ, and we praise you! For by your Holy Cross you have redeemed the world.

September 14, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Sep 8, 2020

As the Church celebrates the Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary, we recognize that all of us - in great and small ways - have a part to play in salvation history. Following Mary's example, will we say yes to the Lord today?

September 8, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 29, 2020

John the Baptist came to point others to Jesus, and his death inspires us to face our sufferings with fervent hope in Christ through His victory on the Cross.

August 29, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 24, 2020

The feast of the Apostle, Bartholomew, inspires us to live our faith as we go out into the world and the tell the Good News to those around us.

August 24, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 22, 2020

On this feast of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary, we recognize that she is exalted through God's grace because of her humble heart. May her example inspire us to cultivate the virtue of humility as we follow her Son.

August 22, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 15, 2020

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary offers hope for all Christian disciples. Not only does the Blessed Mother show us our final destination in Heaven with her Son, but she also intercedes for us as we journey along the way.

August 15, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Aug 6, 2020

Peter, James and John see Jesus in a moment of dazzling glory as the Lord prepares to journey on to Jerusalem for his Passion on the Cross. In our tough times may the Lord's light shine on our hearts to encourage us to stay the course.

August 6, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 22, 2020

Mary Magdalene - the first witness of the resurrection - was transformed by her encounter with the Risen Lord. May her experience inspire us to bring our lives into the Light of Christ.

July 22, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jul 3, 2020

In many ways, the doubts of the Apostle Thomas reflect the questions that surface in the hearts of young adults today. Through truth, beauty and goodness we provide opportunities that help them see something bigger than themselves...leading to an encounter with God.

July 4, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jun 29, 2020

Saint Peter and Saint Paul - two of the great heavy-hitters in Heaven - remind us that the Lord continues to call imperfect people every day to offer their lives for the glory of God.

June 29, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jun 24, 2020

John's birth ushers in a new event in salvation history as he prepares the people and points out the Messiah to them. His example inspires us to recognize Christ present in our lives as we lead others to Jesus.

June 24, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jun 20, 2020

We read in the Gospel of Luke that "Mary kept all these things in her heart." May her example inspire us to reflect on our faith in her Son as we put it into daily practice.

June 20, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jun 19, 2020

The Sacred Heart of Jesus reveals a love beyond our comprehension yet accessible every time we let go of our ego and embrace Him.

June 19, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Jun 14, 2020

As our churches reopen from COVID-19, the gift of the Body and Blood of the Lord comes into clear focus. Christ feeds us with this precious Holy Communion, empowering us for service in the world.

June 13, 2020 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

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Jun 7, 2020

COVID-19 taught us about the challenges of isolation, loneliness, anxiety and fear; the recent riots have brought to light the undercurrents of anger, hatred and opportunism. Our path forward must consider the need for unity...something that lies at the heart of the Most Holy Trinity.

June 6, 2020 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

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Jun 1, 2020

This feast day, which always falls on the Monday after Pentecost, recalls the crucial role that Mary plays in salvation history as both Mother of God and Mother of the Church.

June 1, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Apr 11, 2020

The Light of Christ shines in the darkness and dispels the power of sin and death. This holy night celebrates our redemption with the power of God's boundless love. Rejoice! The Lord is risen! He is risen, indeed!

April 11, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Apr 10, 2020

In the Cross of Christ we see the sign of the Greatest Love Story every told. May the love of God touch the hardness of our hearts as we gaze upon the Savior, who gave his life for our sins on the Cross.

April 10, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Apr 9, 2020

On Holy Thursday we claim the precious treasure of Holy Communion whereby we receive the Lord - body and blood, soul and divinity - for the strength we need to carry out our tasks of service here on earth.

April 9, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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Mar 25, 2020

The angel Gabriel was sent from God...and the world was forever changed with Mary's response! May this Good News strengthen our hearts as we speak words of hope to one another today.

March 25, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

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