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Homily for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

This past week, I received a video on my cell phone: It was of my great niece Norah who 13 months old... finally walking by herself! We were all proud, especially Norah! I responded with “congrats... now the fun really begins...” Norah now has discovered a new...

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Homily for the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Reading an article on the internet when a survey popped up for me to complete... 3-5 mins. Normally, I would hit delete and keep on reading. However, this one caught my interest. The survey was from the University of Maryland on how well ‘we’ as a society are handling...

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Homily for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

At bedtime, before I pray my night prayer, I pick up a novel or a good book and read a couple of chapters. Currently, I am reading “A Man Called Ove.” Highly recommended. It’s great to be drawn into the action, the emotion, the spirit of a good story. In fact, a...

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Homily for the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Last night I joined my youngest sister and niece for dinner in Saint John. I had not seen my niece since March, the beginning of the pandemic. My niece is now married and has 2 small children. During the dinner, the conversation turned to stores of days gone by, about...

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Thoughts & Reflections

Reflections from Fr. Jennings: We Are Not Alone

We Are Not Alone                 These are anxious times.  Our entire global community faces the challenges of a pandemic.  Despite all our efforts, at this point we do not have a means to control or eliminate the threat.  Across the world, many are searching for a...

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