Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (B) June 6, 2021 St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA Readings: Exodus 24:3-8;   https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/060621.cfm ————————————————————————— I think most of you know that when we celebrate the Eucharist, we are doing what Jesus told us at the Last Supper — ‘doContinue Reading

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity May 30, 2021 St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA Readings: Dt 4:32-34, 39-40; Psalm 33; Rom 8:14-17; Mt 28:16-20 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/053021.cfm —————————————————– The Holy Trinity is one of those mysteries which has been discussed, debated and worked over time and again by theologians, mystics andContinue Reading

Pentecost Sunday May 23, 2021 St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA Readings: https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/052321-Day.cfm Just think back on these fifty days since Easter.  Fifty days since Jesus rose from the tomb.  Fifty days, the disciples of Jesus had time to encounter him RISEN again and again.  That’s a lot of encouragementContinue Reading

Feast of the Ascension of the Lord St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA May 13, 2021 Readings: Acts 1:1-11; Psalm 47; Ephesians 1:17-23; Mark 16:15-20 Well…the Ascension of the Lord is a dramatic good-bye scene if I’ve ever seen one!!  The disciples go out of the city, up a hill,Continue Reading

Sixth Sunday of Easter (B) May 9, 2021 St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA Readings:  Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48, Psalm 98;  1 JN 4:7-10; JN 15:9-17 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/050921.cfm —————————————————————– Greeting: This month the Church specially celebrates Mary, and this weekend we celebrate Mothers’ Day. It’s a time to celebrate motherhood and how mothersContinue Reading

Fifth Sunday of Easter (Year B) May 2, 2021 St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA Readings: Acts 9:26-31; Psalm 22; 1 John 3:18-24; John 15:1-8 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/050221.cfm ———————————– Greeting:  Good evening / morning!  Welcome to our liturgy for the fifth Sunday of Easter.  The Easter season is all about life, theContinue Reading

Friday of the Third Week of Easter April 23, 2021 Catholic TV – Watertown, MA Readings: https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/042321.cfm ————————————————- Greeting:  Welcome! We’ve come today from St. Anselm in Sudbury to celebrate the Eucharist with you. One of the things we come to learn by faith is that God does unexpected things.Continue Reading

Fourth Sunday of Easter / Good Shepherd Sunday (year B) April 25, 2021 St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA Readings:  Acts 4:8-12; Psalm 118; 1 John 3:1-2; John 10:11-18  https://bible.usccb.org/Bible/readings/042521.cfm ————————————————– Greeting:   Good morning / evening!  This Sunday is Good Shepherd Sunday. Are we going to hear about Shepherds andContinue Reading

Third Sunday of Easter (year B) St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA April 18, 2021 Readings: Acts 3:13-15, 17-19; Psalm 4; 1 John 2:1-5a; Luke 24:35-48 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/041821.cfm ————————————————————————– Did this gospel reading seem like déjà vu?  Did you wonder if I had not turned the page and read you lastContinue Reading

Second Sunday of Easter – April 11, 2021 St. Anselm Church – Sudbury, MA Scriptures: Acts 4:32-35; Psalm 118; 1 John 5:1-6; John 20:19-31 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/041121.cfm ———————————————————- The apostles were locked away in the upper room — full of fear (Would they be rounded up and killed like Jesus was?), fullContinue Reading