Monthly Archives: September 2016

Feast of Saint Padre Pio – September 23, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 24, 2016 at 2:51 pm, by

St Augustine’s Sermon On Pastors All good shepherds are in the one Shepherd We have seen that Christ feeds you with judgement, and he distinguishes the sheep that are his from those that are not. The sheep that are mine, he says, hear my voice and follow me.   Here I see all good shepherds […]

On the Feast of Mary of Seven Dolors of the Blessed Virgin Mary – September 15, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 15, 2016 at 2:05 pm, by

On the Feast of Mary of Seven Dolors of the Blessed Virgin Mary,  – 20th Anniversary of my First Mass! God our Father, when Jesus, your Son, was raised up on the cross, it was your will that Mary, his mother, should stand there and suffer with him in her heart. Grant that, in union […]

“Unless You Deny Yourself, You Cannot Be My Disciples.”- September 11, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 12, 2016 at 2:01 pm, by

When I was 34 years old the words I learned in my childhood suddenly came to me like lightnings: “Unless you deny yourself, you cannot be my disciples.” I felt I was doomed, for I knew that I did not deny myself! The words of Christ returned to save me. This was the time when […]

The Most Holy Name of Mary – September 12, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 12, 2016 at 1:30 pm, by

Praised be Jesus Christ Mary Immaculate! From Prophet Ezekiel 2:8-3:11,16-21 The voice said to me: “You, son of man, listen to the words I say; do not be a rebel like that rebellious set. Open your mouth and eat what I am about to give you.’ I looked. A hand was there, stretching out to […]

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary – September 8, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 10, 2016 at 6:03 pm, by

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Let us celebrate the birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary with the greatest devotion.* The light of her life shines out upon the world. Today the Virgin Mary was born of the race of David: through her the salvation of the world was made manifest to all who believe.* […]

On the Feast of Saint Nicholas – September 10, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 10, 2016 at 4:21 pm, by

On the Feast of Saint Nicholas Nicholas, called of Tolentino because he lived for a long time in that city, was born in the town of Sant’Angelo in Ancona of devout parents who obtained him from God by prayer and the intercession of St. Nicholas. The boy gave evidence of many virtues, especially of abstinence. […]

O Lord Have Mercy On Me – September 2, 2016 by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 7, 2016 at 5:31 pm, by

O God, have mercy on me in your abundance of mercy wipe out my guilt. Wash me ever more from my guilt and cleanse me from my sin. For I know how guilty I am: my sin is always before me. Against you, you alone have I sinned, and I have done evil in your […]

A Call for Doing Penance by Rev. Fr. L. Stephen Galambos, o.f.m.

Written on September 7, 2016 at 3:34 pm, by

A Call for Doing Penance Jeremiah 26:1-15 At the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah, this word was addressed to Jeremiah by the Lord, ‘The Lord says this: Stand in the court of the Temple of the Lord. To all the people of the towns of Judah who come […]