Enjoy this video from YouTube of Father Dan Singing this past Sunday.
Homily for World Marriage Sunday
February 12, 2012
By Father J. Daniel Atkins, Holy Family Catholic Church, New Albany, Indiana
Around the turn of the last century, in a small town in Ireland a parish priest put out an ad in the local paper for a well-rounded handyman who could take care of things around the church and help out with the daily chores. The next morning a well-dressed young man came to the door. The priest ushered the young man in and straightway commenced to ask him:
“Can you start a fire and have breakfast ready by 7:00 a.m.?” The young man said that he thought he could. “Can you polish the silver, wash the dishes, keep the house picked up, and the mow the lawn?” the priest continued. “Well, I suppose I could,” the young man replied looking perplexed. [Read more…]