The Redemptorist Missionaries of the Denver Province Homilies for Fourth Sunday of Advent, 2016 – Brother Bruce Davidson, C.Ss.R.
Pregnancy and the impending birth of a child is a time filled with joy and anticipation for a couple. The choice of a name for the baby, shopping for clothing and furniture for the nursery, parenting classes; life revolves around the birth and raising of this new...read more
It makes sense to be prepared. All of us have prepared for exams, reviewed agendas prior to attending a meeting, or followed a physician’s orders prior to undergoing test to determine the state of our health. Daily life is about preparation. Several Fridays past, two...read more
The theme of preparation is echoed during today’s gospel passages from last Sundays dire predictions. During the era of Noah’s life men and women lived carefree lives and they were caught unaware and were swept away by the flood. Field workers are taken and women...read more
“When John heard in prison what the Messiah was doing, he sent word by his disciples and said to him, ‘Are you the one who is to come, or are we to wait for another?’” (Matthew 11: 2-3). I sense the anxiousness, even the impatience John the Baptist is experiencing. He...read more