Monthly Archives: March 2014

Homily from Rosemary’s Liturgy of Life and Resurrection

By Father Jim Hogan, March 28, 2014 John 10: 1-­‐10 These recent weeks have been filled with challenge. Now the prayer of our sister and beloved friend Rosemary has been answered. She has passed through the thin veil of death and awakened in the … Continue reading

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Weekly Homily from Father Jim Hogan for March 30, 2014

•1 Samuel 16:1b, 6-7, 10-13a • Ephesians 5:8-14 • John 9:1-41 4 Lent A’14• Weekly Scripture Readings: Fourth Sunday of Lent As people of faith, we live with the conviction that life is a journey into the mystery of God … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace, Rosemary

By Reyanna Rice, March 25, 2014 Our dear friend, chief instigator of Concerned Catholics and architect of this web site, Rosemary Tackes, passed away Monday, March 24, in the evening. She will be missed sorely by all. A compact, warm … Continue reading

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Weekly Homily from Father Jim Hogan for March 23, 2014

•Exodus 17:3-7 • Romans 5:1-2, 5-8 • John 4:5-42 3 Lent A’14• Weekly Scripture Readings: Third Sunday of Lent Asking the question, “how do we break the silence of God?” implies God is silent. The answer depends on your image … Continue reading

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Weekly Homily from Father Jim Hogan for March 16, 2014

•Genesis 12:1-4a • 2 Timothy 1:8b-10 • Matthew 17:1-9 2 Lent A’14• Weekly Scripture Readings: Second Sunday in Lent As Lent began last Sunday I asked a rhetorical question. “How shall we break the silence of God?” Since I do … Continue reading

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Weekly Homily from Father Jim Hogan for March 9, 2014

•Leviticus 19:1-2, 17-18 • 1 Corinthians 3:16-23 • Matthew 5:38-48, 1 Lent A’14• Weekly Scripture Readings: First Sunday of Lent How shall we break the silence? I mean the silence of God! Or should we? I don’t believe God is … Continue reading

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Dear Papa Francesco….

By Reyanna Rice, March 3, 2014 I recently wrote a letter to Pope Frances.  When I told my friend Rosemary about this, she said “You should share it.”  I explained to her my hesitation in doing that, as the premise … Continue reading

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Weekly Homily from Father Jim Hogan for March 2, 2014

•Isaiah 49:14-15 • 1 Corinthians 4:1-5 • Matthew 6:24-34 ,8 Ordinary A’14• Weekly Scripture Readings: Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time For the sake of “national security,” our nation possesses nearly 10,000 nuclear warheads, and our military presence on land, sea and … Continue reading

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