Sermons on “Faith”

FrJeremy-Homily-Sept24-2017

Living up to our Potential

Father Jeremy Miller: What are the wild grapes that have overrun the vineyard of our hearts? And who are the people God consistently sends who speak truth to us and who we sort of dismiss because we don’t like what they say?

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Backing up our Faith with Action

Father Jeremy Miller: Faith without love and faith without persevering in what we’ve committed to is an empty faith, a dead faith, a sterile faith, a faith that doesn’t back itself up with action.

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FrJeremy-Homily-Sept24-2017

Seeing the World as God Does

Father Jeremy Miller: When we stop trying to fashion God in our own image and try to start to fashioning ourselves in the image of God, that’s the decisive moment of mature faith.

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FrJeremy-July2-2017-First-Homily

Finding the Key of Faith

Father Jeremy Miller: The key to a sense of perspective in life, to making sense of all of the variety that goes on in our life, is the key of faith. It unlocks all sorts of potentials and possibilities for us that would not be there otherwise.

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CCUP-Homily-June12-2016-MonsignorBillian

Doing What is Just

Monsignor Michael Billian: The Bible makes it very clear and so does Jesus that we are called to justice and not fairness.

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FrJeremy-July-2017

The Nature of Faith

Father Jeremy Miller: Faith is a kind of evidence. It’s different than physical evidence. It’s a relational evidence in which we believe the one who asks us to believe in them because they have a track record of making themselves believable.

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Understanding the Big Picture

Monsignor Michael Billian: There is something about the clarity of studying the big picture in order to understand what happens in the small things of life.

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FrJeremy-July-2017

What is Your Heart Made of?

Father Jeremy Miller: The challenge of Jesus today is to diagnose ourselves and to say, “Where do I need to work on my own heart so that when God plants a seed, it flourishes?”

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CCUP-Homily-June12-2016-MonsignorBillian

Setting Aside our Fear and Being a Witness

Monsignor Michael Billian: God wants us in our daily lives — by the way we speak, by the way we live, by the decisions we make, even by the attitudes that we embrace in our daily life — he wants us to give witness to Christ.

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FrPhil-June18-2017-Last-Homily

Fr. Phil’s Last Homily: On God’s Journey

Father Philip Smith: As I reflect on the past five years, I’m just filled with gratitude to be part of this community. The goal of what I’ve tried to do is simply rooted in what we do here: To help our students know that Jesus is with them on the journey.

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