Homilies tagged with ‘Literalist Christians’

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The history of religion dominated by the need to control

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  By Terry Fitzpatrick   What I want to share with you today is a little about the Politics of Religion. A priest was being honoured at his retirement dinner after 25 years in the parish. A leading local politician and member of the congregation was chosen to make the presentation and give a little […]

New Beginnings; Old Awakenings

Homily 3rd and 4th May 2014 By Terry Fitzpatrick One Sunday morning a mother went in to wake her son to get ready for church, to which he replied, “I’m not going.” “Why not”, she asked? “I’ll give you two good reasons,” he said. (1) “They don’t like me, and (2), “I don’t like them.” […]