WATCH: This Sunday, God Exceeds Expectations

We have exorbitant expectations in life. Jesus re-sets them while showing us that God’s great gift knows no bounds. He reaches out to us, says Father Jeremy Heppler.

A Benedictine College board of directors member, Fr. Jeremy Heppler, OSB, is a monk of St. Benedict’s Abbey in Atchison, Kansas. He graduated from Benedictine College in 2000 and currently serves as the pastor of St. Benedict’s Parish in Atchison.

St. Benedict Abbey’s 60 Seconds for Sunday series looks at each upcoming Sunday’s readings.

The monks at the Abbey, along with the Benedictine Sisters at Mount St. Scholastica, are what make Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., Benedictine.




Benedictine College

Founded in 1858, Benedictine College is a Catholic, Benedictine, residential, liberal arts college located on the bluffs above the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas. The school is proud to have been named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report as well as one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College. It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging. It has a mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.

Have a blessed Sunday! Read the Rosary Meditations for the Glorious Mysteries.

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