ST AGNES, TEEN WITNESS TO THE FAITH
CHRISTIAN MINISTRY | HOMILIES | JUSTICE AND PEACE | SAINTS | THE WEEKDAY WORD | UNIVERSALITY | WOMEN OF THE CHURCH

ST AGNES, TEEN WITNESS TO THE FAITH

FR LOUIS SCURTI SHARES A BRIEF HISTORY OF ST AGNES, 4th CENTURY TEEN MARTYR FOR CHRIST, AS APPLIED TO TODAY’S CHRISTIANS WHO ARE BEING PERSECUTED FOR OUR FAITH.  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

ST JOHN NEUMANN, FOUNDER OF CATHOLIC USA SCHOOLS, MINISTRY TO GERMAN IMMIGANTS
HOMILIES | JESUS CHRIST | JUSTICE AND PEACE | MULTICULTURAL | SAINTS | THE WEEKDAY WORD | UNIVERSALITY

ST JOHN NEUMANN, FOUNDER OF CATHOLIC USA SCHOOLS, MINISTRY TO GERMAN IMMIGANTS

IN COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOHN NEUMANN, 1ST MALE AMERICAN SAINT, FR LOUIS SCURTI FOCUSES ON THE GOSPEL OF MARK & JESUS’ CHALLENGE: “GIVE THEM SOMETHING TO EAT YOURSELVES!” READINGS OF THE DAY Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendsoftheword. Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDSOFTHEWORD

BISHOP PHILIPOS MAR STEPHANOS INTERVIEW 4 with Fr Louis Scurti
GUESTS | INTERVIEWS | JESUS CHRIST | JUSTICE AND PEACE | MARY | Mary Mother of Jesus | MOTHER OF GOD | MULTICULTURAL | OTHER CELEBRATIONS | SAINTS | SPIRITUAL JOURNEYS Travel and Culture | THE WALKING WORD | UNIVERSALITY

BISHOP PHILIPOS MAR STEPHANOS INTERVIEW 4 with Fr Louis Scurti

BISHOP PHILIPOS MAR STEPHANOS FR LOUIS SCURTI WAS HONORED TO INTERVIEW BISHOP STEPHANOS OF THE SYRO-MALANKARA CATHOLIC EPARCHY IN THE USA AND CANADA at the Cathedral in Elmont, NY. The 4 interviews cover aspects of the Syro-Malankara history and rituals. _______________________________________________________ Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and support…

ST. THOMAS A BECKET GIVING ALL FOR CHRIST Homily & Readings
CHRISTMAS SEASON | JESUS CHRIST | JUSTICE AND PEACE | MULTICULTURAL | SAINTS | SPIRITUAL JOURNEYS Travel and Culture | UNIVERSALITY

ST. THOMAS A BECKET GIVING ALL FOR CHRIST Homily & Readings

WEARING RED VESTMENTS REMINDS US OF THE BLOOD OF THE MARTYRS. TODAY FR LOUIS SCURTI REMEMBERS ST THOMAS A BECKET, 12TH CENTURY SAINT AND MARTYR    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    

THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF MARY, 2020
ADVENT | CHRISTIAN MINISTRY | COVID-19 | HOMILIES | JESUS CHRIST | MARY | Mary Mother of Jesus | MOTHER OF GOD | OTHER CELEBRATIONS | SAINTS | SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS | WOMEN OF THE CHURCH

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…

DO WE REALLY WANT THE LORD TO RETURN TO RESTORE US? HOMILY ADVENT 2
ADVENT | BAPTISM | HOMILIES | JESUS CHRIST | PANDEMIC 2020 | SAINTS | SPECIAL EVENTS | SPIRITUAL JOURNEYS Travel and Culture | UNIVERSALITY

DO WE REALLY WANT THE LORD TO RETURN TO RESTORE US? HOMILY ADVENT 2

  READINGS OF THE DAY FR LOUIS SCURTI’S HOMILY IS A CHALLENGE TO US TO PREPARE FOR THE RETURN OF THE LORD, WITH SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS, OR REJECT HIS RETURN! 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

BRINGING THE WORD INTO THE WORLD St Francis Xavier
ADVENT | CHRISTIAN MINISTRY | HOMILIES | JESUS CHRIST | MULTICULTURAL | PANDEMIC 2020 | SAINTS | SPIRITUAL JOURNEYS Travel and Culture | THE WEEKDAY WORD

BRINGING THE WORD INTO THE WORLD St Francis Xavier

MASS READINGS THE SCRIPTURES OF THE DAY SEEM TO BE ST FRANCIS XAVIER’S MANDATE, TO CARRY THE WORD, JESUS, INTO THE WORLD. IT SERVES AS OUR MANDATE, AS WELL. FR SCURTI CELEBRATES THE MASS DURING THE ADVENT SEASON. THE READINGS ARE PRESENTED SEPARATELY. Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate…

HOMILY ST CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
CHRISTIAN MINISTRY | HOMILIES | JESUS CHRIST | MULTICULTURAL | PANDEMIC 2020 | SAINTS | THE WEEKDAY WORD | UNIVERSALITY | WOMEN OF THE CHURCH

HOMILY ST CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA

IN HIS HOMILY, COMMEMORTATING ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA, FR LOUIS SCURTI NOTES THAT HER FEAST COMES DURING THE LAST WEEK OF THE LITURGICAL YEAR SO THE READINGS REFLECT APOCALYPTIC THEMES AS APPLICABLE TO ST. CATHERINE. 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…

HOMILY THE BEGINNING OF THE END St Andrew Duc
JESUS CHRIST | JUSTICE AND PEACE | SAINTS | THE WEEKDAY WORD | UNIVERSALITY

HOMILY THE BEGINNING OF THE END St Andrew Duc

  THE FEAST OF ST. ANDREW DUC IS CELEBRATED DURING THE LAST WEEK OF THE LITURGICAL YEAR. THE READINGS ARE APPLIED TO HIM AS WELL AS THE LITURGICAL. FR LOUIS SCURTI PREACHES THE HOMILY BASED ON THE ‘BEGINNING OF THE END’. READINGS OF THE DAY Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook:…

BREAD AND ROSES St Elizabeth of Hungary Homily & Readings
CHRISTIAN MINISTRY | HOMILIES | JESUS CHRIST | JUSTICE AND PEACE | SAINTS | SPIRITUAL JOURNEYS Travel and Culture | THE WEEKDAY WORD | WOMEN OF THE CHURCH

BREAD AND ROSES St Elizabeth of Hungary Homily & Readings

THE SAINTS ARE OFTEN SET ALONGIDE THE HOLY SCRIPTURES AS EXAMPLES OF CHRIST’S WILL IN OUR LIVES. TODAY FR LOUIS SCURTI FOCUSES ON ST. ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY AS AN EXAMPLE OF CHRIST’ LOVE AND CHARITY. READINGS ARE PRESENTED SEPARATELY. READINGS FROM HOLY SCRIPTURE Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate…