February 21, 2015

A Homily for the First Sunday of Lent, 23 February 2015


It is not my turn to preach at the monastery's Mass this Sunday.





February 19, 2015

The Church has an official "Examination of Conscience."

However, most Catholics, even priests, are not aware of it.

The Church's published "Rite of Penance" ("confession") has an appendix with the following good and thorough Examination of Conscience."

Click HERE for it.


February 18, 2015

ASH WEDNESDAY'S GOSPEL

Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18

Some years ago, a parish used that reading at its Lenten penance service for which I preached a short homily.

Click HERE for it.