At the Masses last week, day after day we heard the prophet Amos denouncing Israel for her sins. Those Old Testament readings prompted me to give a slightly tongue-in-cheek homily on Thursday. I told the congregation that I knew just how to get moved if I ever got tired of being pastor at Christ the Redeemer (not that it could ever happen!).  I said if I wanted a change, I could make it happen in just three weeks.The first Sunday I would preach a very tough homily on contraception. On the second I would preach an uncompromising homily on same-sex

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