Friends of the Word, Inc. Published on Sep 2, 2018 Analytics Edit video DEUTERONOMY, JAMES & MARK inspire today's Reflections of the Scriptures by Father Louis Scurti ___ Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendso... Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: http://bit.ly/2qGY8Tl
Fr Louis Scurti offers reflections on the Scriptures of the 21st Sunday of the Year: Joshua 24: 1-18 Ephesians 5:21-32 John 6:60-69 Faith is impractical....but necessary for a meaningful life!! Check out our website: https://www.friendsoftheword.org Join our community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Friendso... Donate and support FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC.: http://bit.ly/2qGY8Tl
Isaiah 45:1, 4-6, 1 Thessalonians 1:1-5b, Matthew 22:15-21 THE PHARISEES AND HERODIANS TRY TO TRICK JESUS. HOWEVER, HE KNOWS THE SIGNS OF THE TIMES, AS FR LOUIS SCURTI INDICATES IN HIS INTRODUCTION AND HOMILY OF "THE SRIPTURES OF OPPOSITES".
We are all invited...but do we accept? FRIENDS OF THE WORD, INC. presents Father Lou Scurti with the Homily of the 28th Sunday of Ordinary Time and the Gospel. GUESS WHO IS INVITED TO THE BANQUET? Isaiah 25: 6-10, Philippians 4:12-20, Matthew 22: 1-14
www.FriendsoftheWord.org FrLouScurti@hotmail.com Jerome Wagner, Climate Change Activist, discusses elements of Climate Change and the Environment. He focuses on the inspiration he received from Laudato Si, by Pope Francis.
Fr Louis Scurti shares his personal stories about the ANGELS, especially St Michael, the defender of God's Honor. He reflects on the "Michaels" in his family from his Grandfather to his grandnephew. This is also his maternal grandmother's birthday who said: " Senza il prete, non c'e la Messe!"
Wouldn't it be great if people were talking about us and how Christian we acted? King Herod was asking about Jesus and who he was and he looked forward to meeting him., Based on his actions, Jesus became a phenomenon to Herod. Should we be a phenomenon to society in imitation of Jesus
Fr Louis Scurti preaches on the "Seeds of the Word of God" at the Commitment and Recommitment of the Affiliates of St Lucy Filippini, at Villa Walsh, Morristown. The Affiliates are lay women who follow the charism of St. Lucy Filippini www.FriendsoftheWord.org FrLouScurti@Hotmail.com
We are Challenged by the Gospel to forgive as God forgives us! But when we forgive are we trying to manipulate? Fr Louis Scurti shares his thoughts in the homily based on: Sirach 27:30—28:7 Romans 14:7-9, Matthew 18:21-35 www.FriendsoftheWord.org FrLouScurti@Hotmail.com Brief Reflection & Gospel: https://youtu.be/zDQaM9NIRns
Fr Louis Scurti presents the Homily of The FEAST OF OUR LADY OF SORROWS MATER DOLOROSA and discusses the role of Mary in the life of Jesus, and our lives. WWW.FriendsoftheWord.org FrLouScurti@hotmail.com
Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross Reading 1 Nm 21:4b-9 Gospel: JOHN 3:13-17 Tracing the recovery of the true cross from the time of St Helena to today, Fr Louis Scurti relates the Humanity and Divinity of Jesus to the Cross and Holy Resurrection of Jesus, as related to our daily lives.
Jesus encourages us to speak to one another when we have issues...He gives us a format and method...we can follow Him and even be encouraged to do good when someone sins! Brief Reflection: https://youtu.be/jR9cfIeTsc4
Fr Louis Scurti has a question for us: Do we believe in GOD as revealed in the Scriptures or our image of God....? Brief Relection: https://youtu.be/zA0f-obKso0 Jeremiah 20:7-9 Romans 12:1-2 Matthew 16:21-27 www.FriendsoftheWord.org FrLouScurti@Hotmail.com