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A Bad Day in the Pulpit for Jesus? A Homily for 14th Sunday of the Year

A Bad Day in the Pulpit for Jesus? A Homily for 14th Sunday of the Year

Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 07-04-15aRCHDI | Msgr. Charles Pope

Posted on 7/5/2015, 10:53:36 AM by Salvation

A Bad Day in the Pulpit for Jesus? A Homily for 14th Sunday of the Year Msgr. Charles Pope • July 4, 2015 •

. The gospel today portrays the Lord Jesus as preacher and prophet. But as we shall see, even the greatest preacher in the world, Jesus, can find His powerful and precious words falling lifeless on the rock hard surface of many a soul.

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Yes, even His words can meet with resistance and hostility, indifference and ridicule. Indeed, the gospel today shows forth the ruinous result of rejection.

My homily notes begin with the red text below. However, I’d first like to provide some background reflections that may be helpful.

We sometimes think that if Catholic priests were better preachers, all would be……………MORE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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