Saturday, July 13, 2024

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A Litany for Mary

After writing 49 articles on the Eucharist, and even though there is so much more that could be written about the awesomeness of the sacrament, I thought that I should move on to another series for my column.

Bishop Senior’s Homily for the 50th Wedding Mass Homily

Bishop Senior's Homily at Saint Catherine of Siena, Quarryville. June 17, 2024.

Everything is in God’s Hands

Time to come clean! Back in October, after my annual retreat, my liaison to the Provincial asked if she could talk to me. I thought to myself, “How unusual!” But, I dismissed it from my mind because my focus, at the time, was my retreat.

A Message from Bishop Senior about Religious Freedom Week

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, "Religious freedom allows the Church, and all religious communities, to live out their faith in public and to serve the good of all."

A Message from Bishop Senior on Juneteenth

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Two months after the end of the Civil War, on June 19, 1865, the last enslaved people in the Confederate states were told of their freedom. This date, known as Juneteenth, marked a significant milestone in putting an end to the evil of slavery in our country.

Bishop Senior’s Homily at Saint Catherine of Siena, Quarryville

Bishop Senior's Homily at Saint Catherine of Siena, Quarryville. June 17, 2024.

Eucharistic Revival Series: Our Common Priesthood – Not a Spectator Sport

I can remember going to my first high school football game. It was late fall and the weather, though cold, was beautiful.

Bishop Senior’s Homily for the Solemn Mass at the PA State Capitol

Bishop Senior's Homily for the Solemn Mass at the PA State Capitol. June 10, 2024

Bishop Senior’s Homily for the Priesthood Ordination, Saint Patrick Cathedral, Harrisburg

Bishop Senior's Homily for the Priesthood Ordination, Saint Patrick Cathedral, Harrisburg. June 4, 2024.

Eucharistic Revival Series: Eyewitnesses to the Christian Vocation

When I was in high school back in the 1970s, our Sociology teacher conducted an experiment using a very large group of the student body. The experiment centered around understanding how witnesses to an event perceive things differently.

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