Church Begins at Home: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time



Video Message from Fr. Desmond


Was Jesus A Magician?


Gospel Truth Podcast

The Gospel Truth podcast illuminates the gospel reading on each Sunday. The podcast is provided by the Vatican media platform.

Gospel Truth: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time


Instrumental Meditation by Aleron Morton


Playlist for 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Scroll all the way down to see the playlist inspired by this Sunday's readings.



Opening the Scriptures at Home

The global Catholic Church is reflecting on the same readings from the Bible on the Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. We remain spiritually connected to one another as we open our hearts to the Word of God. 


1. Encounter the Word of God

Read or listen to the Biblical readings for the Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. 


2. Reflect on the Word of God

Silently reflect, write down, or share your insights about the readings.


3. Pray

Spend some time in silence and bring to your mind some of the prayer intentions you have.

Introduce The Lord's Prayer in these or similar words: Gathering our prayers into one, we now pray in the words that Jesus gave us...


Focused Learning Opportunities & Activities for Young People

These activities provide encounters and experiences for children and emerging adults. 


Early Childhood

  • Watch "Twos: Jesus Feeds 5000 Song"
  • Enjoy the coloring sheet.


Grades K-2

  • Watch "The Story of the Two Fish and Five Loaves" 
  • Enjoy the coloring & activity sheet.


Grades 3-5

  • Watch "Jesus Feeds the Poor - Feeding the 5000" 
  • Enjoy the coloring sheet.
  • Enjoy the word search.



  • Watch "Son of God | Jesus feeds 5000 film clip"
  • Listen to "You Are the Living Word" by Fred Hammond
  • Remember to join the Emerging Adults Virtual Meeting at 7pm


Fr. Drummer's Playlist for the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time


So Satisfied (Luther Barnes)


Nothing Can Separate (Psalmist Raine & the Refresh Team)


Conquerors (Kirk Franklin & the Family)


He's Concerned (CeCe Winans)


Victory (Yolanda Adams)


Lord You Are Good (Todd Galberth)