Tag: Charity

Dec 06

ST NICHOLAS AND ADVENT, HO HO HO!

Gospel Lk 10:21-24 Fr Louis Scurti uses St Nicholas to remind us as Christians that we need to be Joyful & Happy! All too often the Christian is not reflective of the Joy of Christ.

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Dec 02

LYNNE’S STORY (4) Comfort from Heroin

LYNNE’S STORY 4 Comfort from Heroin WWW.FRIENDSOFTHEWORD.ORG presents Fr Louis Scurti interviewing “Lynne” , a recovering Alcoholic and Heroin Drug addict in a series of 7 interviews. In the interviews, Lynne shares her story, beginning with abuse, abortion, alcohol and drug dependency to finding Hope and Faith in her personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Follow …

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Nov 30

LIMERICK ANGLICAN CATHEDRAL

IN THE SPIRIT OF ECUMENISM, FR LOUIE SCURTI VISITS THE ANGLICAN CATHEDRAL OF LIMERICK, IRELAND, WHICH GOES BACK TO THE 13TH CENTURY. THE SPIRITUAL JOURNEY THROUGH IRELAND, 2017 CONTINUES. IRELAND céad_míle_fáilte

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Nov 19

DO WE SHARE OR BURY CHRIST Homily of 33rd Sunday

INTRODUCTION AND GOSPEL Friends of the Word, Inc. presents Fr Louis Scurti DO YOU BURY OR CARRY JESUS? Homily of 33rd Sunday of the Year based on the Scriptures: Proverbs 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31 , 1 Thessalonians 5:1-6, Gospel Matthew 25:14-30

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Nov 06

HYPOCRITES WATCH OUT HOMILY 31st Sunday

HYPOCRITES; YOU’D BETTER WATCH OUT! based on the Scriptures of the day, Fr Lou reflects on the words of Jesus and the Book of Malachi. Thank you for joining us. Please freely pass this on to your family & friends. Contact us for further information at [email protected] Go to our site for other aspects of …

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Oct 29

INTRODUCTION 3Oth Sunday ARE WE IN TROUBLE

IN LIGHT OF TODAY’S GOSPEL FR LOUIS SCURTI ASKS A QUESTION: ARE WE IN TROUBLE? Exodus 22:20-26 1 Thessalonians 1:5c-10 Matthew 22:34-40 Letter from Aristides to Hadrian, read during the Homily: All-powerful Caesar Titus Hadrianus Antoninus, venerable and merciful, from Marcianus Aristides, an Athenian philosopher Falsehood is not found among them; and they love one …

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Oct 22

INTRODUCTION and GOSPEL “SCRIPTURES OF OPPOSITES” 29th Sunday

    FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC. presents Father Lou Scurti 29th Ordinary Time SCRIPTURES OF OPPOSITES Isaiah 45:1, 4-6, 1 Thessalonians 1:1-5b, Matthew 22:15-21 THE PHARISEES AND HERODIANS TRY TO TRICK JESUS. HOWEVER, HE KNOWS THE SIGNS OF THE TIMES, AS FR LOUIS SCURTI INDICATES IN HIS INTRODUCTION AND HOMILY OF “THE SCRIPTURES OF …

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Oct 15

GUESS WHO IS INVITED?

GUESS WHO IS INVITED Fr Louis Scurti presents the Homily of the 28th Sunday of Ordinary Time. He introduces the Homily and Gospel “The Wedding Garment” is a symbol of what to “wear” in preparation for the Banquet to which we are all invited!  

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Oct 04

St Francis, Patron of Ecology

Inspired by his love of Christ and all of creation, Fr Louis Scurti shares thoughts on St. Francis of Assisi, Patron of Ecology. www.FriendsoftheWord.orgFriendsoftheWord.org

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Oct 02

CLIMATE CHANGE LAUDATO SI with Jerome Wagner (4)

www.FriendsoftheWord.org [email protected] Jerome Wagner, Climate Change Activist, discusses elements of Climate Change and the Environment. He focuses on the inspiration he received from Laudato Si, by Pope Francis. The MARCH FOR CLIMATE CHANGE IN DC, took place APRIL 29, 2017 Jerome is part of 350NJ; [email protected] [email protected]

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