BECAUSE OF MARY WE CAN CALL GOD “DADDY” Feast of Theotokos, January 1, 2021
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BECAUSE OF MARY WE CAN CALL GOD “DADDY” Feast of Theotokos, January 1, 2021

JANUARY 1, FEAST OF THE MOTHER OF GOD Readings FR LOUIS SCURTI CELEBRATES THE FEAST OF NEW YEAR AND MOTHER OF GOD. HE FOCUSES ON MARY’S RESPONSE TO GOD AS A MEANS OF OUR BEING ABLE TO CALL GOD “ABBA, DADDY”. HOMILY IS PRESENTED SEPARATELY FROM THE READINGS¬† Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our…

THE END…AND THE BEGINNING Homily & Readings
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THE END…AND THE BEGINNING Homily & Readings

READINGS OF DECEMBER 31, 2020 THE END AND THE BEGINNING. AT THE LAST MASS FOR 2020, THE SCRIPTURES FOCUS ON THE EPISTLE AND GOSPEL OF JOHN, WITH ENCOURAGEMENT AND HOPE _______________________________________________________ Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDSOFTHEWORD

GOD SPEAKS TO THE REMNANT * HOMILY of Tuesday of Advent 3, 2020
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GOD SPEAKS TO THE REMNANT * HOMILY of Tuesday of Advent 3, 2020

THE READINGS OF THE TUESDAY OF THE 3RD WEEK OF ADVENT. IN THE HOMILY, FR LOUIS SCURTI FOCUSES ON ZEPHANIAH, THE PROFIT WHO MENTIONS THE ‘REMNANT’ OF GOD. READINGS OF THE DAY Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDSOFTHEWORD  

HOMILY REJOICE SUNDAY & PROCESSION OF THE CHILDREN
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HOMILY REJOICE SUNDAY & PROCESSION OF THE CHILDREN

MARTIN CRUZ BEING BLESSED IN THE JORDAN RIVER, AS HE RENEWS HIS BAPTISMAL PROMISES PROCESSION OF THE CHILDREN AND READINGS OF THE DAY REJOICE SUNDAY BRINGS FORTH THE CHILDREN OF THE PARISH TO PREPARE FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF ADVENT. FR LOUIS SCURTI PRESENTS THE READINGS . THE HOMILY IS PRESENTED SEPARATELY. _______________________________________________________ Check out…

ADVENT CHALLENGE DURING COVID HOMILY
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ADVENT CHALLENGE DURING COVID HOMILY

READINGS OF THE DAY THE READINGS OF THE THURSDAY OF THE 2ND WEEK OF ADVENT CHALLENGE US DURING THE CORONA VIRUS TO MAINTAIN HOPE, GOD WILL REACH OUT TO US. FR LOUIS SCURTI SITES JOHN THE BAPTIST AND ISAIAH AS ADVENT FIGURES. Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and…

THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF MARY, 2020
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THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF MARY, 2020

READINGS OF THE FEAST THE FEAST CELEBRATING THE CONCEPTION OF JESUS IN THE WOMB OF MARY. FR LOUIS SCURTI SHARES HIS PERSONAL DEVOTION TO MARY, ON THE 47th ANNIVERSARY OF HIS ORDINATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD,¬† Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDSOFTHEWORD…

MARY AND ST. FRANCIS ENCOURAGE US! 27th Sunday
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MARY AND ST. FRANCIS ENCOURAGE US! 27th Sunday

CITING THE BOOK OF ISAIAH, PHILLIPIANS AND THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEW, FR LOUIS SCURTI IS AT ST. MARY’S CHURCH, PATERSON, NJ AS GUEST OF THE ST MARY’S ROSARY SOCIETY. HE USES THE PARABLES OF JESUS AND ISAIAH AND THE FEAST OF ST. FRANCIS TO INVITE US TO KEEP THE LORD’S GARDEN FERTILE! Check out our…

OUR ANGELS HELP US Feast of the Archangels, 2020
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OUR ANGELS HELP US Feast of the Archangels, 2020

ON THE FEAST OF THE ARCHANGELS: MICHAEL, GABRIEL & RAPHAEL, FR LOUIS SCURTI FOCUSES ON THEIR ROLE IN OUR SPIRITUAL AND HUMAN HISTORY. HE DEDICATES HIS PRAYERS TODAY TO THE MICHAELS OF HIS FAMILY: GRANDFATHER CONSTANTINO MICHAEL, BROTHER MICHAEL, NEPHEW MICHAEL SCOTT AND GRANDNEPHEW MICHAEL LAWRENCE SCURTI. HE ALSO HONORS HIS GRANDMOTHER, ROSALIA ALAIMO ON…

NOLI NOVI SUB SOLI
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NOLI NOVI SUB SOLI

REFERRING TO THE BOOK OF ECCLESIATES, FR LOUIS SCURTI CHALLENGES THE AUTHOR…THERE IS A DIFFERENCE….WITH JESUS! JESUS MAKES THE DIFERENCE! Check out our website: https://new.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendso… Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDSOFTHEWORD

JESUS IS ALWAYS WITH US WHEN WE PRAY 23rd Sunday
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JESUS IS ALWAYS WITH US WHEN WE PRAY 23rd Sunday

EZEKIEL COULD SAY: “I TOLD YOU SO”….BUT HE DIDN’T. PAUL TELLS US WE OWE….NOTHING BY LOVE. JESUS ASKS US TO COMMUNICATE WITH OUR BROTHERS & SISTERS…BUT TO PRAY ALWAYS…AND HE WILL BE WITH US! FR LOUIS SCURTI SHARES HIS HOMILY OF THE 23rd SUNDAY AT ST. JOHN NEPOMUCENE CHURCH, MANHATTAN, NY. TUNE INTO WWW.FRIENDSOFTHEWORD.ORG for…