St. Michael's Parish - Cobourg

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August 26, 2012 | Eucharistic Presence

September 2, 2012 | Door of Faith

September 9, 2012 | The Message of Jesus for the Human Heart

September 16, 2012 | If The Mass Is Always The Same

September 23, 2012 | For the Glory of God

October 7, 2012 | Communion in Love (on Mark 10. 2-16)

October 6, 2012 | We Believe in God

October 20, 2012 | Lumen Gentium 2012

October 28, 2012 | The Constitution on the Church "Lumen Gentium" Of the II Vatican Council (1962-1965)

November 4, 2012 | Decree on the Apostolate of the Laity Of the II Vatican Council

November 11, 2012 | The Liturgy and the II Vatican Council On the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy "Sacrosantum Concilium"

November 18, 2012 | Constitution of the II Vatican Council on the Divine Revelation "Dei Verbum"

December 16, 2012 | Advent Message

December 23, 2012 | The Birthday of Jesus

December 30, 2012 | The Pastoral Constitution “On the Church in the modern world” (Gaudium et Spes)

January 6, 2013 | Epiphany and the love of Jesus

January 13, 2013 | Baptism and Common Priesthood (Cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church 1066-1284)

January 20, 2013 | Baptism and the Common Priesthood (Part II)

February 10, 2013 | I Believe in One God Cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church, 185-231

February 14, 2013 | Resignation of Pope Benedict the XVI

February 17, 2013 | Lent and the Works of Penance

February 23, 2013 | The Mystery of the Holy Trinity

March 3, 2013 | The Power of the Mercy of God

March 31, 2013 | The Passion of Jesus, His Passion For Us

March 31, 2013 | Children of the light. the light of Easter!

April 7, 2013 | Our New Life in Christ: The Beatitudes (Cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1691-1718)

April 14, 2013 | Freedom for Happiness (Cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1718-1735)

April 21, 2013 | What is Freedom?

April 28, 2013 | The Morality of Human Acts (Cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church, nn. 1749-1761)

May 12, 2013 | Ascension of the Lord. The end of the World.

May 18, 2013 | I Believe In the Holy Spirit Cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church, nn. 683-701

June 9, 2013 | Cobourg, the birth place of a Hero

June 15, 2013 | The Kingdom of God is a Spiritual Reality

August 11, 2013 | Divorce Between Religion and Life

September 1, 2013 | Good Bye, Fr. Mario

September 8, 2013 | The Interior Voice…

September 15, 2013 | Nothing Is Greater Than His Mercy

September 29, 2013 | The Angels

October 6, 2013 | The Just Will Live By Faith

October 13, 2013 | Love is first. God is love.

October 20, 2013 | Interview with Father Higinio

November 3, 2013 | Part Four: Christian Prayer

October 27, 2013 | The Prayer of Zacchaeus

November 10, 2013 | Prayer, Battle with God

November 17, 2013 | For the just there is no law

November 24, 2013 | Christ, the King of Justice

December 1, 2013 | Pope Francis on the Sacrament of Reconciliation

December 22, 2013 | Encounter with Jesus

December 25, 2013 | The Christmas Tree

December 29, 2013 | Holy Family

January 12, 2014 | Thanksgiving

January 1, 2014 | Innovative New Year Resolutions

January 19, 2014 | The Pure Lamb, Born of the Virgin

January 26, 2014 | Be Always Thankful

February 2, 2014 | How do I know if I have a Vocation?

February 9, 2014 | MESSAGE OF POPE FRANCIS FOR THE 22nd WORLD DAY OF THE SICK 2014

February 23, 2014 | Called to choose to love and to be loved

March 2, 2014 | Pope's Lenten Message 2014 Focuses on Poverty, Sacrifice

March 9, 2014 | Prayer as an answer to God

March 16, 2014 | To Live a Consistent Christian Life

March 23, 2014 | Lent

April 13, 2014 | Spiritual Resurrection

April 27, 2014 | John Paul II The perfect harmony of prayer and activity

May 11, 2014 | Vocations, a Gift From God

May 25, 2014 | Come Holy Spirit

June 1, 2014 | Farewell, Bishop De Angelis

June 15, 2014 | The Holy Trinity, the Divine Guests

June 22, 2014 | No Greater Love

June 29, 2014 | Count Your Blessings!

July 6, 2014 | Patience, patience, patience

July 13, 2014 | Installation Mass of Bishop McGrattan

July 20, 2014 | Silence to Listen - Fr Higinio

July 27, 2014 | God is Love… (But what do we mean?)

August 3, 2014 | Get ready for God

August 10, 2014 | Compassion

August 17, 2014 | Make Me an Instrument of Peace

August 24, 2014 | Do Not Be Afraid

September 7, 2014 | On Gossiping

September 14, 2014 | The Mystery of Death

September 21, 2014 | The Christian Meaning of a Funeral

September 28, 2014 | St. Michael the Archangel

October 12, 2014 | “Few are chosen”?

November 2, 2014 | Eulogies and Funerals

November 9, 2014 | Restoration of the Church

November 16, 2014 | Talents: God and Us

December 7, 2014 | Forgive Ourselves?

December 25, 2014 | Emmanuel: God is with us…?

January 4, 2015 | Feast of the Epiphany

January 25, 2015 | Our God is an awesome God

February 1, 2015 | A Call to be the Lord’s

February 8, 2015 | “Jesus, everybody is searching for you!”

February 15, 2015 | Lent

March 15, 2015 | Let not the sun go down upon your anger

March 22, 2015 | “Death Café”

April 2, 2015 | The Love of the Heart of Jesus

April 5, 2015 | An appointed time for everything…

April 19, 2015 | Thoughts on the Resurrection

May 10, 2015 | “Stay with me!”

May 17, 2015 | Notes “on the run” on the Crisis of Faith

May 31, 2015 | The Gospel of today (Monday, May 25, 2015) is about poverty of spirit as the way to happiness

June 7, 2015 | The Interpretation of the Scriptures

June 21, 2015 | To Grow In Spiritual Life

June 12, 2015 | Jubilee of Mercy

June 21, 2015 | A Father’s Gift To His Children On Fathers’ Day

July 12, 2015 | Our Children and the Church

July 19, 2015 | To Bee Or Not To Bee

August 2, 2015 | What is the food of our heart?

August 23, 2015 | Jesus, the Bread of Life

September 6, 2015 | Chastity

September 12, 2015 | A Tip for God!

September 20, 2015 | The Secret of Christian Joy

September 27, 2015 | Refugees Crisis and the Culture of Life

October 4, 2015 | The Synod on the Family

October 11, 2015 | The Hail Mary

October 25, 2015 | “Have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had.”

November 1, 2015 | Nov 1 2015 Refugee Letter

November 22, 2015 | The thought of the afterlife…

November 29, 2015 | My Little Refugee

December 13, 2015 | Here I am Lord

December 20, 2015 | To Forgive is Divine

December 27, 2015 | God has the Face of the Poor

January 3, 2016 | Parents: Chosen to Give Life and Eternal Life

January 10, 2016 | Pastoral Visit

January 24, 2016 | The Way Out for 2016

January 31, 2016 | God is Merciful

February 7, 2016 | “Whom Shall I Send?” – Vocation to the Mission

February 21, 2016 | THIS GREAT SACRAMENT OF LOVE

February 28, 2016 | The Eye-Glasses of Faith

March 6, 2016 | Building up Community –The Prodigal Son

March 13, 2016 | God Forgives and Forgets

March 20, 2016 | The Seven Words

March 27, 2016 | It’s worth the pain

April 3, 2016 | When I survey the wondrous cross…

April 10, 2016 | “Full of grace and truth” (John 1:18)

April 17, 2016 | Vocations to Consecrated Life: Why so few?

April 24, 2016 | Vocations to Consecrated Life: Why so few?

May 1, 2016 | “Whoever loves me will keep my word.”

May 15, 2016 | Our Lady of Luján arrives to St. Michael’s

May 8, 2016 | The Afterlife

May 22, 2016 | The Most Holy Trinity

June 5, 2016 | Pray with Confidence

June 12, 2016 | Our Children and the Church

June 19, 2016 | Fixing the World

June 26, 2016 | To do the right thing, but out of love.

July 3, 2016 | Active Members of the Church

July 10, 2016 | Medical Assistance in Killing and the Good Samaritan

July 17, 2016 | “You worry for many things, only one is needed…”

July 24, 2016 | Prayer

July 31, 2016 | Three ways to wait for the Lord

August 7, 2016 | The Mass: a “service”? A service for whom?

August 14, 2016 | An instrument of peace. But of true peace.

August 28, 2016 | Why the last place for me…?

September 4, 2016 | The True Love For One’s Family

September 11, 2016 | The Truly Reassuring Worship and “The Church of WAW”

September 18, 2016 | Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

September 25, 2016 | Faith and Humility

October 2, 2016 | Faith is a power.

October 16, 2016 | The Ministry of Lector (Reader)

October 30, 2016 | Zacchaeus, come down, I want to have dinner with you!

November 6, 2016 | Marriage and Children

November 13, 2016 | A Personal God

November 27, 2016 | An Empty Spot… For Jesus To Fill

December 4, 2016 | Thank you, Cobourg. Thank you, Lord.

December 25, 2016 | Resolve to Keep a Promise

April 2, 2017 | I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE

April 16, 2017 | Easter Sunday

June 11, 2017 | One God, Three Persons