Category: Fr. Altier’s Sunday Sermons

Sunday Sermon for May 19, 2019, the Fifth Sunday of Easter, Year C

Sunday Sermon for May 19, 2019, the Fifth Sunday of Easter, Year C

Readings: Acts 14:21-27; Rev 21:1-5a; Jn 13:31-33a, 34-35 In the Gospel reading today our Lord, speaking at the Last Supper, says to His Apostles: “Now is the Son of Man glorified, and God is...

Sunday Sermon for May 12, 2019, the Fourth Sunday of Easter, Year C

Sunday Sermon for May 12, 2019, the Fourth Sunday of Easter, Year C

Readings: Acts 13:14, 43-52; Rev 7:9, 14b-17; Jn 10:27-30 In the readings today we see two different groups of people.  The first are the Jewish people to whom Paul and Barnabas preached in the...

Sunday Sermon for May 5, 2019, the Third Sunday of Easter, Year C

Sunday Sermon for May 5, 2019, the Third Sunday of Easter, Year C

Readings: Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41; Rev 5:11-14; Jn 21:1-19 In today’s readings St. Peter has a central place and teaches us much.  At the beginning of the Gospel, Peter is with the disciples at the...

Sunday Sermon for April 28, 2019, the Second Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy), Year C

Sunday Sermon for April 28, 2019, the Second Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy), Year C

Readings: Acts 5:12-16; Rev 1:9-11a, 12-13, 17-19; Jn 20:19-31 Today we celebrate the Feast of Divine Mercy, a Feast our Lord Himself requested through St. Faustina.  Mercy has been indispensible throughout history, but in...

Sunday Sermon for April 21, 2019, Easter Sunday, Year C

Sunday Sermon for April 21, 2019, Easter Sunday, Year C

Readings: Acts 10:34a, 37-43; Col 3:1-4; Jn 20:1-9 Today we celebrate the most important day in the Church’s year.  We know our Lord told His disciples that it was necessary for the Christ to...

Sunday Sermon for March 3, 2019, the Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Sunday Sermon for March 3, 2019, the Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Readings: Sir 27:4-7; 1 Cor 15:54-58; Lk 6:39-45 In the second reading St. Paul talks about the corruptible putting on incorruptibility and what is mortal being clothed in immortality with the result that God...

Sunday Sermon for February 24, 2019, the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Sunday Sermon for February 24, 2019, the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Readings: 1 Sam 26:2, 7-9, 12-13, 22-23; 1 Cor 15:45-49; Lk 6:27-38 In the second reading today St. Paul teaches there are two Adams, the first Adam is of earth, the second, Jesus, is...

Sunday Sermon for February 17, 2019, the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Sunday Sermon for February 17, 2019, the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Readings: Jer 17:5-8; 1 Cor 15:12, 16-20; Lk 6:17, 20-26 In the first reading today the Prophet Jeremiah declares cursed those who trust in human beings while turning their hearts from the Lord.  Blessed,...

Sunday Sermon for February 10, 2019, the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Sunday Sermon for February 10, 2019, the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Readings: Is 6:1-2a, 3-8; 1 Cor 15:1-15; Lk 5:1-11 In the readings today we have the theme of vocation. This can have several meanings, the most common of which regards the state in life...

Sunday Sermon for February 3, 2019, the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Sunday Sermon for February 3, 2019, the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Readings: Jer 1:4-5, 17-19; 1 Cor 12:31-13:13; Lk 4:21-30 In the first reading today we hear about the call of the Prophet Jeremiah.  While this passage was of paramount importance to the great Prophet,...