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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…

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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…

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CORPORATE GUILT OR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY 26th Sunday

CITING THE TEACHINGS OF EZEKIEL AND JESUS, FR LOUIS SCURTI BRINGS US TO AN AWARENESS OF OUR RESPONSIBILITIES TODAY NOT YESTERDAY! 26th Sunday of the Year. St. Frances Cabrini Church, Roosevelt Island, NY. EZEKIEL 18:25-28, PHILIPPIANS 2:1-11 , MATTHEW  21:28-32   Check out our website: https://new.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and support…

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AS WE REMEMBER…OUR PUBLIC SERVANTS MASSES

FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC. invites you to Remember 9/11/01 With our past Commemorations: https://new.friendsoftheword.org/september-11-2013/   https://new.friendsoftheword.org/september_11_2013_honor_guards/ https://new.friendsoftheword.org/annual-911-memorial-mass/   https://new.friendsoftheword.org/annual-911-public-servants-mass-2017/ https://new.friendsoftheword.org/the-beatitudes-9-11-19/ Through the years we commemorated 9/11 with our PUBLIC SERVANTS MASSES at the Jesus Christ Prince of Peace Chapel, serving William Paterson University & Annunciation Church. Remember and pray with us. 

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PRIORITIES “Get Behind Me Satan” 22nd Week of the year

USING THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEW 16:21-27, AS WELL AS JEREMIAH & ROMANS, FR LOUIS SCURTI SUGGESTS WE PRIORITIZE OUR FAITH IN JESUS CHRIST. JEREMIAH ALMOST GAVE UP ON GOD…YET BECAUSE OF HIS PRIORITY…HE KEPT PREACHING! Check out our website: https://new.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDS…

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ST MONICA OF AFRICA Dedicated to Black Mothers and their Sons!

Dedicated to Black Mothers and their Sons, Fr Louis Scurti shares the insights of the Scriptures on the Feast of St. Monica of Hippo, Africa. She wept for her son, Augustine, his life and faith until her prayers were answered at his Baptism by St. Ambrose in Milan, Italy. _______________________________________________________ Check out our website: https://new.friendsoftheword.org…

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ST. LOUIS OF FRANCE SAINT AND JUST LEADER!

Louis was Catholic, and he built the Sainte Chapelle (“Holy Chapel”) on the Île de la Cité in the centre of Paris. It is thought that the French monarchy was trying to establish the kingdom of France as the “new Jerusalem.” Louis IX tried to make France, which was seen as being a very religious…

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JESUS HAS A QUESTION FOR YOU….ON MT. HEBRON!

https://youtu.be/gZaD3FTHhWg 21ST SUNDAY OF THE YEAR…AND JESUS HAS A QUESTION FOR US. HE ASKS IT AT MT. HEBRON, CAESAREA PHILLIPI, AT THE ‘GATES OF HELL’, ACCORDING TO LOCAL BELIEFS! FR LOUIS SCURTI FOCUSES ON THE HUMANITY AND SELF-AWARENESS OF JESUS AND ASKS US THE SAME QUESTION. Check out our website: https://new.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on…

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WAS JESUS POLITICALLY INCORRECT? 20th Sunday

THE 21ST CENTURY CAN’T JUDGE THE 1ST THORUGH THE EYES OF SOCIAL THEORY. IT WOULD FAIL. Was Jesus Politically incorrect speaking to a woman….in public…who was not a Jew? Check out the solution with Fr Louis Scurti as he presents Isaiah, Romans and Matthew, on the topic! Check out our website: https://new.friendsoftheword.org Join our community…