Fr. Marc looks at the transition in Jesus’ life from ministry to Israel to a mission to bring salvation to Israel and the whole world through death on the Cross. Jesus wasn’t the type of Messiah the people wanted or expected, but He was and is the Messiah that we all desperately need.
The heart of the Christmas story is a miracle: God becoming human through a young Jewish virgin named Mary. Fr. Marc looks at this turning point in history, reminding us that there is truly nothing that is impossible with God.
Drawing from the story of Peter along with other Scriptures and real-life stories, Fr. Marc encourages us to view failure as an opportunity to turn to God and follow His plan for our life. He also reminds us that only God–and not our failures–can determine 0ur destiny.
In this Memorial Day sermon, Fr. Marc encourages us to remember the heroes in our country, our own lives, and the Church. Looking at some of the first accounts of persecution found in the book of Acts, he challenges us to live for what is eternal rather than what is temporal.