BECOMING A FULL PERSON; THE BAPTISM OF JESUS
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BECOMING A FULL PERSON; THE BAPTISM OF JESUS

ONCE BAPTIZED WE ARE CHALLENGED TO BECOME A FULL PERSON, FOLLOWING JESUS THE FULLEST HUMAN BEING!  JORDAN RIVER 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

ONE NATION UNDER GOD The Events of January 6, in DC
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ONE NATION UNDER GOD The Events of January 6, in DC

AFTER THE TURMOIL IN WASHINGTON DC, FR LOUIS SCURTI READS FROM THE LETTER OF JOHN AND THE GOSPEL QUOTING ISAIAH: “THE SPIRIT OF THE LORD IS UPON ME!  READINGS OF THE DAY Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org oin our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendsoftheword Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDSOFTHEWORD

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

A MOST UNUSUAL CHRISTMAS, 2020 Homily & Readings
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A MOST UNUSUAL CHRISTMAS, 2020 Homily & Readings

DURING THE MIDNIGHT MASS OF CHRISTMAS 2020 FR LOUIS SCURTI POINTS OUT THE UNUSUAL EVENTS OF 2020 THAT MAKE THIS ALMOST THE MOST UNUSUAL CHRISTMAS EVER. READINGS OF MIDNIGHT MASS COME WITH US TO THE CHURCH OF THE NATIVITY, 2019 Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.FriendsoftheWord.org Donate and support FRIENDS…

CHRISTMAS PRESEPE Music by Uptown Flutes
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CHRISTMAS PRESEPE Music by Uptown Flutes

Enjoy the tradition of the Christmas Nativity first created by St. Francis of Assisi VIEWS OF CHRISTMAS PRESEPE. ENJOY THEM! MUSIC BY UPTOWN FLUTES MOST OF THE FIGURES ARE FONTANINI _______________________________________________________ Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendso

HE’S COMING…PREPARE! ADVENT 1, 2020
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HE’S COMING…PREPARE! ADVENT 1, 2020

FR RICHARD BAKER PROCLAIMS THE GOSPEL AND FR LOUIS SCURTI PREACHES THE HOMILY “HE’S COMING; PREPARE”, ON THE FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT, 2020 (B cycle). MASS IS CELEBRATED AT ST. JOHN NEPOMUCENE, MANHATTAN, NY. 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 MARTIN DE PORRES, Barber, Healer, Monk, Saint of Peru
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ST MARTIN DE PORRES, Barber, Healer, Monk, Saint of Peru

FR LOUIS SCURTI SHARES THE HOMILY  COMMEMORATING ST. MARTIN DE PORRES, PERU. MARTIN WAS A BARBER, HEALER, MONK, AND SAINT. READINGS BELOW: Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendso… Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: PAYPAL.ME/FRIENDSOFTHEWORD  

LOVE MATTERS Readings & Homily 30th Sunday of the Year, 2020
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LOVE MATTERS Readings & Homily 30th Sunday of the Year, 2020

JESUS SAYS IT ALL….LOVE GOD, NEIGHBOR…AND SELF! FR LOUIS SCURTI OFFERS THE HOMILY OF THE 30TH SUNDAY FROM HOME, USING THE SCRIPTURES OF EXODUS, THESSALONIANS AND MATTHEW. _______________________________________________________ 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

ROSES FROM HEAVEN St. Therese of Lisieux
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ROSES FROM HEAVEN St. Therese of Lisieux

    St Therese of Lisieux   JOIN US AS FR LOUIS SCURTI SHARES THE HOMILY OF THE FEAST OF ST THERESE OF THE LITTLE FLOWER. SHE PROMISED TO SEND ROSES FROM HEAVEN IN ANSWER TO PRAYER. _______________________________________________________ Check out our website: https://new.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendsoftheword Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE…

CORPORATE GUILT OR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY 26th Sunday
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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…