St. Joseph Ellinwood, KS and Immaculate Conceptoin Claflin, KS

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An Oath for the People of GodPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
If we the people are ourselves responsible for the good of the state, then we have the same obligations that a medieval monarch once had. We have an obligation, each one of us, before God, to look after the well-being of all people,
Date: 10/22/17
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Funeral of Mary Ann Birzer: All Creatures Great and SmallPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
We pray Mary Ann now enters that new heaven and new earth, now climbs that mountain where all of God’s creation is renewed, where trees and fields, cats, dogs, and all wild things rejoice in their creation and redemption.
Date: 10/18/17
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Funeral of Robert Poppelreiter: Mary Kept All of These Things in Her HeartPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
God is often imperceptible as we live our daily lives. We see God best when we look at back at those lives as a completed whole, when we seek God in memory.
Date: 10/17/17
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Lonely Girls: Funeral Homily for Lorraine PetzPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
She might not have been lucky in love. She might have been, in some eyes, a lonely girl, but Lorraine’s life was full of love.
Date: 10/16/17
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Joy, Fruit and Seed of the GospelPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
If you know that “love is all around/ no need to waste it/ you can have the town/ why don’t you take it/ you’re going to make it after all”—if you know whose team you are on—a glow of contentment, a genuine smile, should not be all that hard to summon up.
Date: 10/15/17
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Why It Hurts So Much When a Loved One Leaves the ChurchPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
Love is the meaning of our world, though, admittedly, that so seldom appears to be true. Our world came forth from love, a love so full as to be almost imperceptible, until this same love emptied all of itself onto the wood of the cross.
Date: 10/8/17
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To Surrender to Your Love: Funeral of Bertha AchatzPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
In the end, all of us must come, however long it takes and by whatever means the Lord in his grace and mercy chooses—all of us must come to the same realization as Martha and Bertha. We need a savior. We cannot do it on our own. The world and its woes are too much for our strength alone.
Date: 10/4/17
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It You're Keeping Score, It's Not LovePodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
Jesus tells us that God is love, and that love itself is unmeasured. The moment we begin to measure, we know nothing of love, know nothing of God.
Date: 9/24/17
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How Do You Sketch a Soul?Podcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
We use the word “soul” to speak of the core of the human person, the place where intelligence, emotion and intention come together. We are at a loss when it comes to picturing souls.
Date: 9/17/17
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There's No Place Like Home: Funeral of Bob MerrittPodcast
by Fr Terrance Klein
Dorothy Gale and Bob Merritt were right, you know. “There’s no place like home.” It’s just that God, in his mercy, has revealed to them both, that our truest home is determined by love, not locality.
Date: 9/15/17
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