Author Archive | Paul Wierichs

Homily for December 8, 2014

Today is the feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This feast day is also the patronal feast day for the United States and therefore it’s a holy day of obligation. A little history about how this feast came about. It Originated in the seventh century and was called the “Feast of […]

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Thanksgiving Homily

Thanksgiving Homily Thanksgiving Day November 27, 2014 Today our country gathers around many different types of tables filled with all sorts of food where we remember that many years ago early pilgrims gave thanks to God for what He had given them in this new land. I love this day! Even though it isn’t a […]

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Feast of St. Theresa October 1, 2014

St Therese is the originator of “THE LITTLE WAY”, which is the way of those who are not rich and famous, and who want to serve God their loving father through their littleness and simplicity of life. In other words she knew that she was not capable of great sacrifices, or of doing great and […]

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From the Director

Dear Friends; “Blessed are you” are words from the famous Sermon on the Mount. These are words that can apply to all of you, too. I must say, as a Passionist priest, and having ministered here at Our Lady of Florida for the past eight years, I have found you to be truly living the […]

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