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Even Caesar belongs to God

October 12, 2020 Fr. Charles Fox 11

The relationship between Church and state is one fraught with complexity and peril. This Sunday’s Gospel (Matthew 22:15-21) features one of the signature scriptural texts on this relationship. Jesus says, “Repay to Caesar what belongs […]

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Life in the Holy Spirit

May 30, 2020 Fr. Charles Fox 3

Pentecost Sunday is one of the feasts of the liturgical year that surprises us with an extra song before the Gospel at Holy Mass. Just when we are ready to launch (or heave, or slowly […]

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“It is finished!”

April 11, 2020 Fr. Charles Fox 3

“It is finished!” —John 19:30 In His seventh and final “word” from the Cross, Christ will explicitly address His Father: “Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.” In His fifth “word,” Jesus most immediately […]