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Monthly Archives: July 2016

Prayer in Time of Affliction from Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 29, 2016 at 8:18 pm, by

  INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us. Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Ghost, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen. Alleluia. Hymn The Father’s glory, Christ our Light, With love […]

Follow Martha’s Example from Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 29, 2016 at 7:16 pm, by

  Sermon by Saint Augustine Blessed are they who deserved to receive Christ in their homes Our Lord’s words teach us that though we labour among the many distractions of this world, we should have but one goal. For we are but travellers on a journey without as yet a fixed abode; we are on […]

Supernatural Love – July 22, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 23, 2016 at 6:48 pm, by

Is from Our Lord Jesus, who is the revelation of God. Saint John Chrysostom, bishop: Our heart is enlarged. For as heat makes things expand, so it is the work of love to expand the heart, for its power is to heat and make fervent. It is this that opened Paul’s lips and enlarged his […]

Sermon for the Eighth and Ninth Sunday after Pentecost – July 17, 2016 by Father Joseph Colletti

Written on July 22, 2016 at 6:40 pm, by

  [This is a collation of Father’s sermons for the 8th & 9th Sundays after Pentecost] Paradise Lost Dear Faithful, you have heard the epistle today [where St. Paul describes the Divine Retribution upon a proud and heedless generation] and the gospel [detailing Christ’s weeping over the forthcoming destruction of Jerusalem]. The liturgical background in […]

HOW Good God Is – July 21, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 22, 2016 at 6:27 pm, by

  Explanations of the Psalms by St Ambrose, bishop The light of your face has shone upon us Why do you turn your face away? We think that God has turned his face away from us when we find ourselves suffering, so that shadows overwhelm our feelings and stop our eyes from seeing the brilliance […]

From the Imitation of Christ – July 19, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 22, 2016 at 6:06 pm, by

  Praised be Jesus Christ and Mary! The kingdom of God is the peace and joy of the Spirit Turn to the Lord with your whole heart and leave behind this wretched world. Then your soul shall find rest. For the kingdom of God is the peace and joy of the Holy Spirit. If you […]

Read and Save Your Soul – July 16, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 22, 2016 at 5:50 pm, by

  From the two pillars of our Holy Faith         1. St Paul and 2. St Ignatius From Paul, appointed by God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and from Timothy, one of the brothers, to the churof God at Corinth and to all the saints in the whole of Achaia. Grace and peace […]

Words of Encouragement from Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m. – July 10, 2016

Written on July 16, 2016 at 4:01 pm, by

   “Love is the beginning of religion and its end. Divine love expressed itself in the Passion of Christ with a fullness above the power of the human mind to measure; and the memory of the Redeeming Blood poured forth during that Passion has made men and women supernatural in the strength of their love […]

Elijah and the 400 False Prophets by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 16, 2016 at 3:32 pm, by

1 Kings 18:16-40 Ahab then went to find Elijah. When he saw Elijah, Ahab said, ‘So there you are, you scourge of Israel!’ ‘Not I,’ he replied ‘I am not the scourge of Israel, you and your family are; because you have deserted the Lord and gone after the Baals. Now give orders for all […]

Saint Ambrose, Bishop of Milan: Catechesis on the Rites Preceding Baptism by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on July 15, 2016 at 4:27 pm, by

We gave a daily instruction on right conduct when the readings were taken from the history of the patriarchs or the maxims of Proverbs. These readings were intended to instruct and train you, so that you might grow accustomed to the ways of our forefathers, entering into their paths and walking in their footsteps, in […]