2020 archive of Amen Corner

2020 archive of Amen Corner

Amen Corner - August 2, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 8/04/20

"Can I get an amen?" That is a question that was often asked during the homilies of our former pastor--then Monsignor David Talley. Talley, who is now the Bishop of the Diocese of Memphis, Tennessee, was raised in the Southern Baptist faith tradition, where such appeals are more common.

The word amen is used in all major faith traditions, and like words such as Alleluia and Hosanna, amen is never translated into another language. The word is believed to have its roots in Hebrew and means certainty or truth. Found throughout the Hebrew Scriptures, it was used to express agreement or ... Read More »

Amen Corner - July 26, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 7/27/20

The Lord's Prayer Click here for this weeks' Amen Corner.

Amen Corner - July 19, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 7/20/20

Mary Magdalene: A Witness of Faith to Generations Click here for this weeks' Amen Corner.

Amen Corner - July 5, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 7/20/20

My maternal grandparents were born in Italy and my paternal grandparents were born in Poland. When both sets of grandparents migrated to the United States, they brought with them the family traditions they experienced in Europe. My parents continued many of those traditions and they incorporated some new ... Read More »

Amen Corner - June 28, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 6/26/20

Sources for the Liturgy Click here for this weeks' Amen Corner.

Amen Corner - June 21, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 6/22/20

The Spirit of Blessing Click here for this weeks' Amen Corner.

Amen Corner - June 14, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 6/12/20

"Lord, I Am Not Worthy..." Click here for this weeks' Amen Corner.

Amen Corner - June 7, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 6/05/20

We are a people in mourning, grieving the enormous losses from the pandemic, and lamenting the bitter divisions of our deeply broken society. Perhaps it is not ironic that the Solemnity of The Most Holy Trinity falls in the midst of the current turmoil. The words from today’s Scripture ... Read More »

Amen Corner - May 31, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 5/29/20

Liturgy Sends Us into the World Click here for this weeks' Amen Corner.

Amen Corner - May 24, 2020

Posted by Kathy Kuczka on 5/29/20

The Mission of the Baptized Click here to view this weeks' Amen Corner.

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