Homilies tagged with ‘All Saints’

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November 1, 2017 – Solemnity of All Saints

Today the Universal Church celebrates the feast of All Saints.  Many saints are known to us by name.  These men and women are examples of a holy life, and they are worth imitating in our own lives as Christians.  Many of them have their own special feast day, which we celebrate throughout the year.  But […]

November 1, 2016 – Solemnity of All Saints

In the Psalm today we hear these words: “Who may ascend the mountain of the Lord?  Who may stand in his holy place?” I remember the first time I saw real mountains.  I went to Colorado the summer after I graduated from high school.  I was on a hiking trip with my Scout troop, and […]