Seventeenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C

Our readings for Sunday are here.  These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the July 28, 2019 Mass _______ The poem Fr Dennis references in these years are: 2016 homily — Pied Beauty by Gerard Manley Hopkins In 2019, we reflected simply on — God’s goodness God’s gifts andContinue reading “Seventeenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C”

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C

Our readings for Sunday are here.  Sorry for the delay and rapid release of several weeks … the long trip to Montana followed by 8-day silent retreat whooshed July away! These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the July 21, 2013 _______ The poems Fr Dennis references in theseContinue reading “Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C”

Fifteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C

Our readings for Sunday are here.  These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the July 10, 2016 5PM Mass July 14, 2013 _______ The poems Fr Dennis references in these years are: 2016 homily — Still, I Give Thanks by Marie Reynolds 2013 homily — an uncaptured Dorothy DayContinue reading “Fifteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C”

Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C

Our readings for Sunday are here.  These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the July 4, 2016 8:30 Mass July 7, 2013 _______ The poems Fr Dennis references in these years are: 2016 homily — To the Student Who Asked Why He Earned a “C” on an Essay aboutContinue reading “Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C”

Thirteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C

Our readings for Sunday are here.  These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the June 30, 2013 _______ The poems Fr Dennis references in these years are: 2013 homily — At North Farm by John Ashbery In 2013, we reflected on — In the first reading, the mantle isContinue reading “Thirteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle C”

Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Cycle C

Our readings for Corpus Christi Sunday are here.  Happy Father’s Day 2022! Following are the poem, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homily from the June 2, 2013, 10AM Mass _______ The poem Fr Dennis referenced was: 2013 homily — Great Things Have Happened by Alden Nowlan. In 2013, D2 shared — In theContinue reading “Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Cycle C”

Solemnity of Most Holy Trinity, Cycle C

Our readings for Trinity Sunday are here.  These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the June 16, 2019 10AM Mass / Father’s Day, and May 22, 2016, 8:30AM Mass, and _______ The poems Fr Dennis references in these years are: 2019 homily — Fatherhood hits a man by RobynContinue reading “Solemnity of Most Holy Trinity, Cycle C”

Solemnity of Pentecost, Cycle C

Come, Holy Spirit!  Allelujah!! Allelujah!! Our readings for this Pentecost Sunday are here.  These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the June 9, 2019 Noon Mass May 15, 2016, 10AM Mass, and May 19, 2013, 10AM Mass _______ The poems Fr Dennis references in these years are: 2019 homilyContinue reading “Solemnity of Pentecost, Cycle C”

The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord, Cycle C

Our readings for this Sunday, the Ascension of the Lord are here.  Ascension on Thursday, May 26, would mark forty days from Easter.  However, many dioceses in the United States (and elsewhere) moved the observance to the following Sunday (this year, May 29) to increase participation in its observance. In the 1990s, the dioceses ofContinue reading “The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord, Cycle C”

Sixth Sunday of Easter, Cycle C

Allelujah!! He is Risen!! Our readings for this Sunday, the Sixth Sunday of Easter, the Resurrection of the Lord are here.  These are the poems, my notes, and interpretations of Fr Dennis’ homilies from the May 1, 2016, 10AM Mass, and May 5, 2013, 10AM Mass _______ The poems Fr Dennis references in 2016 andContinue reading “Sixth Sunday of Easter, Cycle C”