Deacon William Gallerizzo 1,136 what's this?

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about Deacon William Gallerizzo
clergy

Ordained Catholic Permanent Deacon (2006); Licensed Bioethicist; (UPRA - Rome, Italy): Background in Natural Sciences, Music Ministry, Education.

places of worship

St. Pius X Catholic Church, South Yarmouth, MA
religious affiliation
christian
affiliated institutions
Archdiocese of Washington, DC; Diocese of Fall River, MA
title & honorific
Permanent Deacon; Licensed Bioethicist
04/18/2017

Tuesday of the Octave of Easter - Living For The Faith

Easter is a time for rejoicing, but also a time to reaffirm our dedication to the faith. We cannot live life on two opposing planes, one secular an...
04/04/2017

The Feast of St Isadore - Getting Rid of the "Yeah, Buts"

Relativism revolves around making exceptions and excuses for ourselves. Alternative facts are steeped in the exceptions we make and are characteriz...
03/22/2017

Tuesday of the 3rd Week of Lent - Mercy and Forgiveness is a Two-Way Street

Christ told Peter to make forgiveness of others unlimited, as the Father's mercy and forgiveness to us is unlimited. But to be forgiven, we must be...
03/08/2017

God's Mercy and Forgiveness is Conditional. So Christ Tells Us.

God's mercy is conditional. The words of the Lord's Prayer, directly from Jesus Christ, make our request to the Father for what we need, but it is ...
02/16/2017

Saints Cyril and Methodius - Tragedy Does Not Mean the End of Life

When tragedy strikes, it is easy to withdraw from life. But to regroup and face the good that can come out of things is difficult but aids our reco...
02/16/2017

Monday of 6th Week of Ordinary Time = God Created Us To Be Complete Human Beings

God created us in His image and likeness. But we are not solely biological; we also have a spiritual component. This is what separates us for other...
02/07/2017

Tuesday of the 5th Week of Ordinary Time: What Does It Mean To Be a Christian...

These times can be confusing and difficult to stay the course as a Christian. Christianity is not about proliferating hatred, fear, mistrust, and d...
01/24/2017

St Francis deSales - Following the Will of the Father

When questioned about His family, Jesus states that His family are those who follow the will of the Father. That means that salvation requires our ...
01/17/2017

St Anthony, Abbot / Tuesday of the 2nd Week in Ordinary Time

When the followers of Jesus gathered grain on the Sabboth, was Jesus condoning a disrespect of the law? Not really. It is a critical part of faith ...
01/10/2017

Anything Is Possible With God

The Authority and Power of God surpasses all of the empty promises of the world and its serendipitous nature. We find it when and where we least ex...
01/07/2017

The Baptism Of Jesus

Jesus, as God, did not have to be baptized. But the role of Jesus Christ is to teach us about the ideals of our relationship with the Father. Throu...
12/06/2016

Our Heritage of Faith: How Powerful Is God?

How powerful is God? His grace within us is the ultimate strength of Good over Evil. But the choice to proceed is our own. We are part of the conti...
11/29/2016

The Kingdom of God is at Hand

The coming of Christ is not the end, but the beginning, now that the waiting is over. The perpetuation of the Kingdom of God in this world is up to...
11/13/2016

Cause and Effect, and Responsibility to Follow Christ

Which is more important? The things of this life are less important than we think.
11/09/2016

Voting Is Both a Civic Duty and a Christian Responsibility

Many people overlook the cause and effect relationship in the process of voting. Voting for referendums and questions has an immediate and long ter...
11/09/2016

God is God of the Living

This addressed the issue to youth at the Family Mass at St Pius X in South Yarmouth, MA on 6 November, 2016. Respect for the dignity of the individ...
10/31/2016

Feast of All Saints

Who is called to sainthoood. Why is religious art often not indicative of what is a holy life.
10/31/2016

Feast of St. Luke, the Evengelist

Is the life of St Luke and his Gospel applicable to today's world?
10/04/2016

The Wide and Windy Road

The path to God, the rad God puts before us, is anything but straight and narrow. A lot depends on how we respond
"As deacons are incardinated specific to the diocese, we fall under the direct jurisdiction of the bishop. He has the authority to decide acceptance..." read more
"My praise for Martin Gilbert for presenting the truth and for going out on a limb to do so. When we look at history, it is easy to see it with mode..." read more
"The printed book might have the apocrypha in it but it is also labeled "apocrypha"  which means that it is not fully accepted as divinely inspired...." read more
"Sherry does a great job explaining the devotion to Mary. Devotion to Mary is NOT adoration, but similar to the devotion we might have for her as mo..." read more
"Actually, the first half of the Hail Mary is taken almost verbatim from Luke's Gospel. The Angel Gabriel addresses Mary as "Hail, Full of Grace, th..." read more
"The first half of the Hail Mary is taken directly from Luke 1:28, 42. The second part invokes Mary as the Mother of Jesus Christ, Second Person of ..." read more