Homily given at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on Sunday, August 16, 2020, the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time, by Fr. Ed Fride, Pastor, Christ the King Catholic Church.
Today's Gospel shows us the Canaanite woman who doesn't give up until Jesus heals her daughter. She's a model for us of persevering prayer. After the homily, new Stephen Ministers were commissioned to serve at Christ the King.
Key words: perseverance, faith, prayer, service, selflessness, love