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From Isaiah to Jesus to Mother Teresa, models of joy abound

Posted on December 11th, 2014

Msgr. Joseph Prior points out that the Third Sunday of Advent is all about joy. The result of a vibrant awareness of God’s love, joy can transform us and our world.


Readings of the holy Mass — the Third Sunday of Advent

Posted on December 11th, 2014

Read or listen to the readings before Mass with the resources below from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, using the New American Bible, Revised Edition.


Advent preparation: A message from the Atlantic City Expressway

Posted on December 5th, 2014

As the signs say – “Stay Awake,” “Stay Alert” and “Stay Alive” – so is our vigilance needed as we await the return of Jesus, writes Msgr. Joseph Prior for the Second Sunday of Advent.


Readings of the holy Mass – Second Sunday of Advent

Posted on December 5th, 2014

Read or listen to the readings before Mass with the resources below from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, using the New American Bible, Revised Edition.


Jesus’ tools keep us sharp and prepared for his coming

Posted on November 28th, 2014

On the first Sunday of Advent, Msgr. Joseph Prior reflects on the readings that call us to prepare for the season, but not by decorating and shopping.


Readings of the holy Mass: The First Sunday of Advent

Posted on November 28th, 2014

Read or listen to the readings before Mass with the resources below from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, using the New American Bible, Revised Edition.


In praise of the king and a commitment to love

Posted on November 21st, 2014

Msgr. Joseph Prior writes that this Sunday’s Mass shows Jesus Christ as our king, who teaches us the way to live truly is to empty ourselves in love for others as he did.


Readings of the holy Mass: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

Posted on November 21st, 2014

Read or listen to the readings before Mass with the resources below from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, using the New American Bible, Revised Edition.


Grow the investment of faith for a heavenly ROI

Posted on November 14th, 2014

Getting the best return on investment, to which this Sunday’s Gospel alludes as explained by Msgr. Joseph Prior, means developing the gifts we’ve been given, especially the gift of family.


Readings of the holy Mass: Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted on November 14th, 2014

Read or listen to the readings before Mass with the resources below from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, using the New American Bible, Revised Edition.


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