Previously Posted Homilies 


 

 

 

 

November 20, 2016    The Solemnity of Christ the King: The King Who Frees Us From Politics      

 

November 13, 2016    Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time: By Patient Endurance You Will Live    

 

November 6, 2016    Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time: The Books of Maccabees and Prayers for the Dead    

 

October 30, 2016    Thirty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time: Lost in a Crowd; Found in Christ    

 

October 23, 2016    Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Under His Mercy    

 

October 16, 2016    Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time: The Community of Prayer    

 

October 9, 2016    Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Am I of the Nine or the One of the Ten?    

 

October 2, 2016    Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time: Faith Transforms Crises into Challenges    

 

September 25, 2016    Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time: The Church's Mission to the Poor    

 

September 18, 2016    Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Using Our Ingenuity for the Lord    

 

September 11, 2016    Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time: There are No Lost Souls    

 

September 4, 2016    Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time: Vexing Questions with a Simple Answer    

 

August 28, 2016    Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time: The City of the Living God  

 

August 21, 2016    Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time: Entitlement, Presumption and the Cost of Discipleship  

 

August 14, 2016    Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Withstanding the Challenge  

 

August 7, 2016    Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Faith  

 

July 31, 2016    Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Success    

 

July 24, 2016    Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: The Lord's Prayer in the Gospel of Luke    

 

July 17, 2016    Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Life in the Presence of Christ    

 

July 10, 2016    Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Whose Schedule Really Matters?    

 

July 3, 2016    Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Eat Something!    

 

June 26, 2016    Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Selling Out for the Lord    

 

June 19, 2016    Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Har Megiddo    

 

June 12, 2016    Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time: Respecting Women    

 

June 5, 2016    Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: The Lord of Life    

 

May 29, 2016    Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord: Reverence for the Eucharist    

 

May 22, 2016    Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity: Mystery Amid Mayhem    

 

May 15, 2016    Solemnity of Pentecost: We Talk, The Spirit Speaks    

 

May 8, 2016    Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord: Men of Galilee...Kick Open That Door!    

 

May 1, 2016    Sixth Easter: The Indwelling  

 

April 24, 2016    Fifth Easter: The New Jerusalem  

 

April 17, 2016    Fourth Easter: Jesus Did This For Us  

 

April 10, 2016    Third Easter: Feed My Sheep  

 

April 3, 2016    Second Easter: Divine Mercy

 

March 27, 2016    Easter: The Cross and the Candle    

 

March 25, 2016    Good Friday: Come to the Cross: A Call to Faith  

 

March 24, 2016    Holy Thursday: Divine Intimacy  

 

March 20, 2016    Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion: A Call to Faith

   

March 13, 2016    Fifth Sunday of Lent: Go and Sin No More

   

March 6, 2016    Fourth Sunday of Lent: Seeking, Forgiving, Celebrating  

 

February 28, 2016    Third Sunday of Lent: The Time to Produce Is Now    

 

February 21, 2016    Second Sunday of Lent: The Transfiguration--The Plan  

  

February 14, 2016    First Sunday of Lent: Integrity  

 

February 7, 2016    Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time: I can't do this........alone  

 

January 31, 2016    Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time: When I was a child....  

 

January 24, 2016    Third Sunday of Ordinary Time: Not a Number, an Integral Part  

 

January 17, 2016    Second Sunday of Ordinary Time: From Water to Wine to Blood  

 

January 10, 2016    The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord: Our Humanity Made Holy  

 

January 3, 2016    The Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord: The Gifts We Bring  

 

January 1, 2016    The Solemnity of Mary: Mother of God  

 

December 27, 2015    The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph

The Christian Family  

 

December 25, 2015    The Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord, Christmas: 

The Power of Infinite Love  

 

December 20, 2015    The Fourth Sunday of Advent: The Visitation  

 

December 13, 2015    The Third Sunday of Advent: What Should We Do?  

 

December 8, 2015    The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception: 

Conceived Immaculately for a New Beginning  

 

December 6, 2015    The Second Sunday of Advent: Preparing  

 

November 29, 2015    The First Sunday of Advent: Waiting

   

November 22, 2015    The Solemnity of Christ the King of the Universe: 

The Testifier to the Truth  

 

November 15, 2015    Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time: 

The Wise Shall Shine Brightly  

 

November 8, 2015    Thirty-second Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

Trusting in God  

 

November 2, 2015    The Memorial of All Souls: 

I Will Reject No One Who Comes to Me  

 

November 1, 2015    The Solemnity of All Saints: Heroes  

 

October 25, 2015    Thirtieth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

A Practical Guide to Understanding the Priesthood  

 

October 18, 2015    Twenty-ninth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

Authority and Service  

 

October 11, 2015    Twenty-eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

What Do We Need?  

 

October 4, 2015    Twenty-seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

The Sacrament of Marriage  

 

September 27, 2015    Twenty-sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

The Spirit Fills All the People of God  

 

September 20, 2015    Twenty-fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

The Problem with Getting Your Props  

 

September 13, 2015    Twenty-fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

Which Peter Are We?  

 

September 6, 2015    Twenty-third Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

Listen and Proclaim His Good News  

 

August 30, 2015    Twenty-second Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

Living A Simple Faith  

 

August 23, 2015    Twenty-first Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

John 6 Pt 5--The Choice Is Ours  

 

August 16, 2015    Twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

John 6 Pt 4--The Dynamic Presence

  

August 9, 2015    Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

John 6 Pt 3--Food for the Journey  

 

August 2, 2015    Eighteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

John 6 Pt 2--What Is the Food We Are Looking For?  

 

July 26, 2015    Seventeenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: 

John 6 Pt 1--The First Supper  

 

July 19, 2015    Sixteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Twenty-third Psalm  

 

July 12, 2015    Fifteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Amos and Us--Everyday People Call to Prophesy  

 

July 5, 2015    Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Power Made Perfect in Weakness  

 

June 28, 2015    Thirteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Results of Sin  

 

June 21, 2015    Twelth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Peace in the Turmoil  

 

June 14, 2015    Eleventh Sunday of Ordianry Time: Trusting in God's Time  

 

June 7, 2015    The Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord: The Covenant of the Eucharist  

 

May 31, 2015    The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity: The Power of the Name  

  

May 24, 2015    The Solemnity of Pentecost: Called from Safety into Love   

 

May 17, 2015    The Solemnity of the Ascension: Taking on the Snakes and Poisons of the World  

  

May 10, 2015    Sixth Sunday of Easter: Love, a Choice that Demands Sacrifice    

 

May 3, 2015    Fifth Sunday of Easter: Being Fruitful Christians: Living the Mass  

  

April 26, 2015    Fourth Sunday of Easter: The Voice of the Shepherd  

 

April 19, 2015    Third Sunday of Easter: Mercy  

 

April 12, 2015    Second Sunday of Easter: The Battle Against Doubts  

 

April 5, 2015     Easter Sunday: Easter Flowers  

 

April 3, 2015    Good Friday: Only One Person Did Not Have To Die  

 

April 2, 2015    Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord's Supper: The Banquet of Love  

 

March 29, 2015    Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion: Don't Keep the Secret  

 

March 22, 2015    Fifth Sunday of Lent: Our Hours  

 

March 15, 2015    Fourth Sunday of Lent: We Are God's Work of Art  

 

March 8, 2015    Third Sunday of Lent: The Wisdom of the Cross  

 

March 1, 2015    Second Sunday of Lent: The Covenant of Faith  

 

February 22, 2015    First Sunday of Lent: The Weeping Jesus  

 

February 15, 2015    Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Unclean No More  

 

February 8, 2015    Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time: His Touch Demands Our Response  

 

February 1, 2015    Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time: He Spoke With Authority

  

January 25, 2015    Third Sunday of Ordinary Time: It Is Never Too Late  

 

January 18, 2015    Second Sunday of Ordinary Time: The God of the Upset Applecart  

 

January 11, 2015    The Baptism of the Lord: A Call To Change the World

  

January 4, 2015    The Solemnity of the Epiphany: The Mystery of Inclusion  

 

January 1, 2015    The Solemnity of Mary: Mary, Mother of God and Our Mother  

 

December 28, 2014     The Feast of the Holy Family: Being a Holy Family  

 

December 25, 2014     Christmas: O Holy Night  

 

December 21, 2014    Fourth Sunday of Advent: The Everlasting Desire  

 

December 14, 2014    Third Sunday of Advent: Called to be Apostles and Witnesses  

 

December 8, 2014    Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: Chosen to Do God's Will  

 

December 7, 2014    Second Sunday of Advent: Comfort Food  

 

November 30, 2014    First Sunday of Advent: Waiting for Him to Come and Heal Us   

 

November 23, 2014    The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe: Viva Cristo Rey!    

 

November 16, 2014     Thirty Third Sunday of Ordinary Time: Developing His Talents   

 

November 9, 2014    The Dedication of the Basilica of St. John Lateran: We Are Church  

   

November 2, 2014    The Commemoration of the Faithful Departed (All Souls' Day); Expressing His Love    

 

October 26, 2014    Thirtieth Sunday: The Heart of the Law  

 

October 19, 2014    Twenty-ninth Sunday: Forming Citizens

  

October 12, 2014    Twenty-eighth Sunday: Wearing Our Christianity  

 

October 5, 2014    Twenty-seventh Sunday: Actions and Consequences  

 

September 28, 2014    Twenty-sixth Sunday: Empty Means Full  

  

September 21, 2014    Twenty-fifth Sunday: It Is Never Too Late  

   

September 14, 2014    The Triumph of the Cross: God Loves Us    

 

September 7, 2014    Twenty-third Sunday: Sentinels of Love   

 

August 31, 2014    Twenty-second Sunday: Conform or Be Transformed?  

 

August 24, 2014    Twenty-first Sunday: The One Who Holds the Keys  

 

August 17, 2014    Twentieth Sunday: The Humility to Experience God's Love in Others  

 

August 15, 2014    The Solemnity of the Assumption: Mary Is With God and With Us  

 

August 10, 2014    Nineteenth Sunday: The Still Small Voice  

 

August 3, 2014    Eighteenth Sunday: The Culture of Life  

 

July 27, 2014    Seventeenth Sunday: Wisdom  

 

July 20, 2014    Sixteenth Sunday: Weeds Among the Wheat--the Price of Freedom

  

July 13, 2014    Fifteenth Sunday: can We Handle the Truth?  

 

July 6, 2014    Fourteenth Sunday: Meek and Humble of Heart  

 

June 29, 2014    Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul: They Couldn't Even Tweet  

 

June 22, 2014    Solemnity of Corpus Christi: Beyond the Carousel  

 

June 15, 2014    Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity: Claimed in the Name of the Trinity  

 

June 8, 2014    Solemnity of Pentecost: All Different, All One  

 

June 1, 2014    Solemnity of the Ascension: Lonliness & Presence  

 

May 25, 2014    Sixth Easter: As Good as the Christian Samaritans  

 

May 18, 2014    Fifth Easter: How Do I Get There?  

 

May 11, 2014    Fourth Easter: The Voice of the Lord  

 

May 4, 2014    Third Easter: Apostolic Witnesses  

 

April 27, 2014    Second Easter: Doubts, Divine Mercy and St. John Paul II  

 

April 20, 2014    Easter Sunday: The Gardens of the Lord  

 

April 18, 2014    Good Friday: The Tree of the Cross Is the Tree of LIfe  

 

April 17, 2014    Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord's Supper: Consume and Be Consumed  

 

April 13, 2014    Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion: No Need for a Temple  

 

April 6, 2014    Fifth Sunday of Lent: Coming Out of the Tomb  

 

March 30, 2014    Fourth Sunday of Lent: From Darkness to Light  

 

March 23, 2014    Third Sunday of Lent: The Hope His Forgiveness Provides  

 

March 16, 2014    Second Sunday of Lent: Faith--A Journey of Sacrifice to Glory  

 

March 9, 2014    First Sunday of Lent: Temptations  

 

March 2, 2014    Eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Treasure Today  

 

February 23, 2014    Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Law of Talons vs the Law of Love, Capital Punishment and the Catholic  

 

February 16, 2014    Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Fullness of the Law  

 

February 9, 2014    Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Shining the Light of His Wisdom  

 

February 2, 2014    The Feast of the Presentation of the Lord: He Shared Fully in Our Humanity  

 

January 26, 2014    Third Sunday of Ordinary Time: St. Agnes and the Victory of Christ's Peace  

 

January 19, 2014    Second Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Lamb of God  

 

January 12, 2014    Feast of the Baptism of the Lord: Joining the Fight Against Sin  

 

January 5, 2014    Solemnity of the Epiphany: Celebrating the One Body of Christ  

 

January 1, 2014    Solemnity of Mary: Listening to the Word with Her Heart  

 

December 29, 2013    Feast of the Holy Family: Protecting the Presence of the Lord in Our Families  

 

December 25, 2013    Solemnity of the Nativity: We Are the Reason  

 

December 22, 2013    Fourth Advent: Behold  

 

December 15, 2013    Third Advent: What Did We Go Out to See?  

 

December 8, 2013    Second Advent: Put Off the Toiling and Let Love In  

 

December 1, 2013    First Advent: Preparing for What Matters  

 November 24, 2013    Christ the King: Jesus, Our King  

November 17, 2013    Thirty-third Sunday: The Time We Have Left 

November 10, 2013    Thirty-second Sunday: Heaven

November 3, 2013    Thirty-first Sunday: His Mercy Knows No Limits  

October 27, 2013    Thirtieth Sunday: The Lord Hears the Cry of the Abandoned 

October 20, 2013    Twenty-ninth Sunday: Persistence in Prayer 

October 13, 2013    Twenty-eighth Sunday: One of the Nine or One of the Ten? 

October 6, 2013    Twenty-seventh Sunday: Respect Life 

September 29, 2013    Twenty-sixth Sunday: The Responsible Catholic 

September 22, 2013    Twenty-fifth Sunday: Being a Success 

September 15, 2013    Twenty-fourth Sunday: Lost and Found 

September 8, 2013    Twenty-third: Free to Love 

September 1, 2013    Twenty-second Sunday: When You Go to a Banquet....

August 25, 2013    Twenty-first Sunday: Embracing Our Christianity 

August 18, 2013    Twentieth Sunday: Fire One Earth--St. Gianna Berretta Molla 

August 15, 2013    The Assumption of Mary Into Heaven: United to Her Son, Praying for Us 

August 11, 2013    Nineteenth Sunday: Don't Just Look Busy, Be Busy 

August 4, 2013    Eighteenth Sunday: So, What Really Matters?

July 28, 2013    Seventeenth Sunday: Prayer 

July 21, 2013     Sixteenth Sunday: Life in the Presence of Christ  

July 14, 2013     Fifteenth Sunday: The Good Samaritan Next Door  

July 7, 2013     Fourteenth Sunday: Boasting in the Cross  

June 30, 2013     Thirteenth Sunday: Why Did They Do It? Why Do We Do It?  

June 23, 2013     Twelfth Sunday: Our Father Will Never Leave Us  

June 16, 2013     Eleventh Sunday: Love Infinitely More Powerful than Our Sins  

June 9, 2013     Tenth Sunday: The Compassion of the Lord  

June 2, 2013     The Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord: Reverence for the Eucharist  

May 26, 2013     The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity:The Mystery of God's Love  

May 19, 2013     The Solemnity of Pentecost: Invoking the Spirit  

May 12, 2013     The Solemnity of the Ascension: The Lord Ascends, His Power Descends 

May 5, 2013     6th Easter: The Peace of the Lord 

April 28, 2013     5th Easter: The New Jerusalem  

April 21, 2013     4th Easter: God Sees His Own and Cares for Them  

April 14, 2013     3rd Easter: "Father, He Is Risen!"

April 7, 2013     2nd Easter: Afraid and Doubting; Yet Still Believing

March 31, 2013     Easter: The Cross and the Candle

March 29, 2013     Good Friday: A Very Good Day

March 28, 2013     Holy Thursday: The Sacrament of Holy Orders

March 24, 2013     Palm Sunday of Our Lord's Passion: Following Him Wherever He Leads Us

March 17, 2013     5 Lent: Come All You Sinners

March 10, 2013     4 Lent: The Prodigal Son and Beyond

March 3, 2013     3 Lent: Bear Fruit Now!

February 24, 2013     2 Lent: The Divine Sculpture

February 17, 2013     1 Lent: Temptation

February 10, 2013     5th Sunday of Ordinary Time: To Serve the King

February 3, 2013     4th Sunday of Ordinary Time: Hometown Prophets

January 27, 2013     3rd Sunday of Ordinary Time: Liberating Law

January 20, 2013     2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time: Celebrating Cana

January 13, 2013     The Baptism of the Lord: Continuing the Mission

January 6, 2013     The Solemnity of the Epiphany: The Journey

January 1, 2013     The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God: Amazed Shepherds and a Reflective Mary

December 30, 2012     The Feast of the Holy Family: The Heart of the Church

December 25, 2012     Parish Christmas Homily: For This He Came

December 25, 2012     The Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord, Christmas: Celebrating the Gift

December 23, 2012     4 Advent: The Excitement

December 16, 2012     3 Advent: The Peace that Surpasses All Understanding

December 9, 2012     2 Advent: The Gift that Matters

December 8, 2012     The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception: Grace, Obedience and Trust

December 2, 2012     1 Advent: The Work of Advent

November 25, 2012     Christ the King: Born to Testify to the Truth

November 18, 2012     Thirty-third Sunday:Preparing for the End

November 11, 2012     Thirty-second Sunday:The Greater Need

November 4, 2012     Thirty-first Sunday: Integrity

November 1, 2012     All Saints: Witnesses Par Excellence

October 28, 2012     Thirtieth Sunday:Living in HIs LIght

October 21, 2012     Twenty-ninth Sunday: Christian Service

October 14, 2012     Twenty-eighth Sunday: Wisdom

October 7, 2012     Twenty-seventh Sunday: Two Become One

September 30, 2012     Twenty-sixth Sunday: The Grace of Our Eldads and Medads

September 23, 2012     Twenty-fifth Sunday: The Call to be Kind and Compassionate

September 16, 2012     Twenty-fourth Sunday: The Courage to be Catholic

September 9, 2012     Twenty-third Sunday: Healing Love

September 2, 2012     Twenty-second Sunday: True Religion Is This

August 26, 2012     Twenty-first Sunday: Floating With the Lord

August 19, 2012     Twentieth Sunday: Eating Well

August 15, 2012     The Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary: Mary, the Greatest of Us

August 12, 2012     Nineteenth Sunday: Why Murmur?

August 5, 2012     Eighteenth Sunday: Do We Want His Bread?

July 29, 2012     Seventeenth Sunday: Sharing the Presence of the Lord

July 22, 2012     Sixteenth Sunday: Leadership

July 15, 2012     Fifteenth Sunday: Preaching to Those Not in the Choir

July 8, 2012     Fourteenth Sunday: A Prophet Among Them

July 1, 2012     Thirteenth Sunday: The Compassionate Lord

June 24, 2012     Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist: The Exigency to Prophesy

June 17, 2012     Eleventh Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Lord Gives the Growth

June 10, 2012     Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord: The Food of Christianity

June 3, 2012     Solemnity of the Holy Trinity: Baptized in the Name of the Trinity

May 27, 2012     Pentecost: Called from Safety into Love

May 20, 2012     The Ascension: Taking on the Snakes and Poisons of the World

May 13, 2012     6th Easter: The Elixir of Love

May 6, 2012     5th Easter: Being With God

April 29, 2012     4th Easter: He Makes Us Want To Be Better

April 22, 2012     3rd Easter: Jesus Is Real!

April 15, 2012     2nd Easter: He is Not Too Good To Be True

April 8, 2012     Easter Sunday: The Power of the Cross Is Given to Us

April 6, 2012     Good Friday: Some Feeble Attempts at Poetry on the Seven Last Words

April 5, 2012     Holy Thursday, the Mass of the Lord's Supper: Nourished andNourishing

April 1, 2012     Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion: Two Brief Homilies for the Mass with the Procession

March 25, 2012     Fifth Lent: The Hour Has Come

March 18, 2012     Fourth Lent: God Is In Control

March 11, 2012     Third Lent: Wisdom and Power

March 4, 2012     Second Lent: A Covenant of Faith

February 26, 2012     First Lent: Spring Training the Lenten Way

February 19, 2012     Seventh Sunday of the Year: The Reason for our Optimism--Jesus is Always "Yes"

February 12, 2012     Sixth Sunday of the Year: A Message from Hawaii--Love Never Fails

February 5, 2012     Fifth Sunday of the Year: Jesus Heals

January 29, 2012     Fourth Sunday of the Year: Teaching With Authority

January 22, 2012     Third Sunday of the Year: Faith Has Consequences, Wonderful Consequences

January 15, 2012     Second Sunday of the Year: Sexual Morality

January 8, 2012     The Solemnity of the Epiphany: The Journey

January 1, 2012     The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God: Mother of Faith

December 25, 2011     The Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord, Christmas: He Is All that Matters

December 18, 2011     4 Advent: Actors in the Eternal Christmas Pageant

December 11, 2011     3 Advent: Called to be Apostles and Witnesses

December 8, 2011     The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception: Unblemished

December 4, 2011     2 Advent: If We Want Change, We Need to Change

November 27, 2011     1 Advent: Hope in the Lord and Be Ready to Take the Shot

November 20, 2011     Christ the King: The Just Judge

November 13, 2011     33rd Sunday: There Is Still Time

November 6, 2011     32nd Sunday: How To Win At Musical Chairs

October 30, 2011     31st Sunday: Wearing Faces

October 23, 2011     30th Sunday: Everyday Saints

October 16, 2011     29th Sunday: Caesar and God

October 9, 2011     28th Sunday: In Him Who Strengthens Us

October 2, 2011     27th Sunday: The Peace That Is Beyond All Understanding

September 25, 2011     26th Sunday: The Name Above All Names

September 18, 2011     25th Sunday: Am I, Are You, Good Enough?

September 11, 2011     24th Sunday: Freedom from Hatred

September 4, 2011     23rd Sunday: Accountability to the Body of Christ

August 28, 2011     22nd Sunday: The Spiritual Life--Bursting with Excitement for the Lord

August 21, 2011     21th Sunday: The Catholic Church

August 14, 2011     20th Sunday: There Are No "Foreigners" in the Reign of God

August 7, 2011     19th Sunday: A Tiny Whispering Sound Full of Fire

July 31, 2011     18th Sunday: Always available, always ours, but given to share.

July 24, 2011     17th Sunday: Wisdom, Predestination and the Christian Life

July 17, 2011     16th Sunday: The Christian Farmer's Almanac

July 10, 2011     15th Sunday: We long for it. He gives it. But are we willing to do something with it?

July 3, 2011     14th Sunday: Rejoice in the Power that Brings Fullness to Life

June 26, 2011     Corpus Christi: Experiencing the Eucharistic Presence

June 19, 2011     Trinity Sunday: The Awesome One, the Awesome Lover, the Awesome Power

June 12, 2011     Pentecost: United by the Spirit into the Body of Christ

June 5, 2011     The Ascension: You Are Witnesses to These Things

May 29, 2011     6th Easter: Authentic Life

May 22, 2011     5th Easter: Precious in the Eyes of the Lord

May 15, 2011     4th Easter: The Sheep Gate

May 8, 2011     3rd Easter: Confused Sunday

May 1, 2011     2nd Easter: The Journey through Doubts to Faith

April 24, 2011     Easter Sunday: The New Age of Jesus Christ

April 22, 2011     Good Friday: The Sign

April 21, 2011     Holy Thursday: Maundy Thursday

April 17, 2011     Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion: Redemptive Suffering

April 10, 2011     Fifth Lent: Raising the Dead

April 3, 2011     Fourth Lent: Who Can See?

March 27, 2011     Third Lent: Going to Meet Jesus at the Well

March 20, 2011     Second Lent: Insufficient, Inadequate & Incomplete or A Life Worth Living

March 13, 2011     First Lent: These Forty Days

March 6, 2011     Ninth Sunday of the Year: The Foundation of Christian Life

February 27, 2011     Eighth Sunday of the Year: Trusting in the Lord in Our Daily Lives

February 20, 2011     Seventh Sunday of the Year: The Law of Talons vs the Law of Love, Capital Punishment and the Catholic

February 13, 2011     Sixth Sunday of the Year: Choose the Life of the Lord

February 6, 2011     Fifth Sunday of the Year: The Wisdom of God

January 30, 2011     Fourth Sunday of the Year: Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

January 23, 2011     Third Sunday of the Year: Enlightened

January 16, 2011     Second Sunday of the Year: The Lamb of God

January 9, 2011     The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord: Go, Make a Difference

January 2, 2011     The Solemnity of the Epiphany: Called To Be Showoffs

January 1, 2011     The Solemnity of Mary Mother of God: Devotion to Mary

December 26, 2010     The Feast of the Holy Family: Being A Real Man, A Real Woman, A True Child of God

December 25, 2010     The Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord, Christmas: Our God Saves

December 19, 2010     Fourth Advent: Fear Not All You Josephs

December 12, 2010     Third Advent: Authentic Happiness, Authentic Joy

December 5, 2010     Second Advent: Prepare, Don't Presume

November 28, 2010     First Advent: Walk in the Light of the Lord

November 21, 2010     Christ the King of the Now

November 14, 2010     Thirty-third Sunday: Preparing for the End

November 7, 2010     Thirty-second Sunday: Made for Worship

October 31, 2010     Thirty-first Sunday: Lost in a Crowd, Found in Christ

October 24, 2010     Thirtieth Sunday: Living the Reality--Under the Mercy of God

October 17, 2010     Twenty-ninth Sunday: Remember Amalek!

October 10, 2010     Twenty-eighth Sunday: Thank you, Lord

October 3, 2010     Twenty-seventh Sunday: People of Integrity

September 26, 2010     Twenty-sixth Sunday: Blind, Isolated and Faithless or Christian?

September 19, 2010     Twenty-fifth Sunday: Ingenuity for the Kingdom

September 12, 2010     Twenty-fourth Sunday: Lost Sheep, Lost Coin, Lost Son.....Found People

September 5, 2010     Twenty-third Sunday: Have a Plan!

August 29, 2010     Twenty-second Sunday: Humility

August 22, 2010     Twenty-first Sunday: Outside or Inside?

August 15, 2010     The Assumption: We Pray to Our Mother in Heaven

August 8, 2010     Nineteenth Sunday: Faith and the Christian Life

August 1, 2010     Eighteenth Sunday: The Successful Christian

July 25, 2010     Seventeenth Sunday: Prayer

July 18, 2010     Sixteenth Sunday: Life in the Presence of Christ

July 11, 2010     Fifteenth Sunday: Living the Law of Christ

July 4, 2010     Fourteenth Sunday: Eat Something!

June 27, 2010     Thirteenth Sunday: True Freedom

June 20, 2010     Twelfth Sunday: Jesus, the Unique One

June 13, 2010     Eleventh Sunday: Treasuring Forgiveness

June 6, 2010     Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord: The Center of Our Celebration

May 30, 2010     Trinity Sunday: The Way We Begin and End Our Prayers

May 23, 2010     Pentecost: Letting the Spirit Speak

May 16, 2010     Solemnity of the Ascension: The Lord Ascends--His Power Descends

May 9, 2010     6th Easter: The Movie Was Not As Good As the Book

May 2, 2010     5th Easter: The New Jerusalem

April 25, 2010     4th Easter: Jesus Did This For Us

April 18, 2010     3rd Easter: Peter & John, Realism & Idealism

April 11, 2010     2nd Easter: Doubts & Faith

April 4, 2010     Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of Hope

March 28, 2010     Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion: The Compassionate Lord on the Cross

March 21, 2010     Fifth Lent: Crippled by Sin, But Overwhelmed by Love

March 14, 2010     Fourth Lent: Joining in Forgiveness and Celebrating His Love

March 7, 2010     Third Lent: There Is Still Time

February 28, 2010     Second Lent: The Mystery that Transforms the World

February 21, 2010     First Lent: The Journey of Lent and the Journey of Our Lives

February 14, 2010     Sixth Sunday of the Year: The Lucan Beatitudes

February 7, 2010     Fifth Sunday of the Year: Called To Be Fishers of Men

January 31, 2010     Fourth Sunday of the Year: The Greatest of These Is Love

January 24, 2010     Third Sunday of the Year: Go......Team Christ

January 17, 2010     Second Sunday of the Year: Shout It Out, "He Gives Us His Blood"

January 10, 2010     The Baptism of the Lord: A Mission from God

January 3, 2010     The Epiphany: The Ultimate Road Trip

January 1, 2010     The Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God: The Integration of the Physical and the Spiritual

December 27, 2009     The Feast of the Holy Family: Being a Holy Family

December 25, 2009     Christmas: He Enters Our World To Draw Us Into His Presence

December 20, 2009     Fourth Advent: Bursting with Excitement

December 13, 2009     Third Advent: What Should We Do?

December 6, 2009     Second Advent: The Word of God Came to John

November 29, 2009     First Advent: Santa & Calvin

November 22, 2009     The Solemnity of Christ the King: Commitment to the King

November 15, 2009     Thirty-third Sunday: Gloom, Doom & Hope

November 8, 2009     Thirty-second Sunday: Trusting in the Lord

November 1, 2009     The Solemnity of All Saints: Our Heroes, The Saints

October 25, 2009     Thirtieth: By the Side of the Road We Cry Out

October 18, 2009     Twenty-ninth: A Eucharistic People

October 11, 2009     Twenty-eighth: Wants & Needs

October 4, 2009     Twenty-seventh: Violence & Love

September 27, 2009     Twenty-sixth: Discern and Respect Authentic Christianity while Remaining a Faithful Catholic

September 20, 2009     Twenty-fifth: The Greatest is the Servant

September 13, 2009     Twenty-fourth: Sacrificial Love

September 6, 2009     Twenty-third: He Touches Us

August 30, 2009     Twenty-second: Laws and Dependency on God

August 23, 2009     Twenty-first Sunday: The Only Food that Matters

August 16, 2009     Twentieth Sunday: The Dynamic Presence

August 9, 2009     Nineteenth Sunday: A Fragrant Aroma

August 2, 2009     Eighteenth Sunday: The Only Food that Matters

July 26, 2009     Seventeentth Sunday: We Have Enough for Them

July 19, 2009     Sixteenth Sunday: Turning Off the Sound and Turning on the Lord

July 12, 2009     Fifteenth Sunday: We Are Ordinary People Called To Do Extraordinary Things.

July 5, 2009     Fourteenth Sunday: His Power is Made Perfect In Our Weakness.

June 28, 2009     Thirteenth Sunday: Some Deep Thoughts about Death

June 21, 2009     Twelfth Sunday: When It Rains It Pours

June 14, 2009     The Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord: The Eucharist--Commitment and Strength

June 7, 2009     The Trinity: Intimacy and Transcendence

May 31, 2009     Pentecost: Proclaiming Christ to the World

May 24, 2009     The Ascension: Continue Preaching the Gospel

May 17, 2009     Sixth Easter: Love, the Foundation of Christianity

May 10, 2009     Fifth Easter: Grafted onto Christ

May 3, 2009     Fourth Easter: Union with the Cornerstone

April 26, 2009     Third Easter: Emmaus and the Mass

April 19, 2009     Second Easter: Doubts that Lead to Faith that Leads to Action

April 12, 2009     Easter: From Sacrifice to Salvation

April 10, 2009     Good Friday: Give It to Jesus on the Cross

April 9, 2009     Holy Thursday: Service, Priesthood, Eucharist

April 5, 2009     The Passion in the Gospel of Mark: The Death of the Noble One

March 29, 2009     Fifth Lent: His Hour Is Our Time

March 22, 2009     Fourth Lent: God's Works of Art

March 15, 2009     Third Lent: The Ten Commandments

March 8, 2009     Second Lent: Climbing the Mountain of Faith

March 1, 2009     First Lent: Let the Power of Christ Beat Temptation

February 22, 2009     Healing Forgiveness

February 15, 2009     Unclean!!

February 8, 2009     Reaching for the Presence of God

February 1, 2009     He Spoke with Authority

January 25, 2009     The Conversion of St. Paul--His and Ours

January 18, 2009     Answer the CAll, or Send It to Voicemail?

January 11, 2009     The Baptism of the Lord: A Call to Change the World

January 4, 2009     What Do We Bring to the Lord?

January 1, 2009     Taking Control of Our Lives with the Lord and with Mary

December 28, 2008     Being a Holy Family

December 25, 2008     The Prince of Peace

December 21, 2008     The Word in Mary's Ear and Ours

December 14, 2008     Rejoicing in the Lord

December 8, 2008     Mary's Choice

December 7, 2008     Turning Our Eyes to the Source of Our Comfort

November 30, 2008     Awake for the Challenge and the Triumph

November 23, 2008     What Type of Kingdom?

November 16, 2008     Managing Our Treasure

November 9, 2008     The Dedication of the Basilica of St. John Lateran: We Are Church

November 2, 2008     The Commemoration of All Souls

October 26, 2008     The Laws and the Prophets

October 19, 2008     The Power of the Gospel

October 12, 2008   We Can Do All Things in Him who Strengthens Us

October 5, 2008     Killing the Son in the Father's Vineyard

September 28, 2008     The Name Above All Names

September 21, 2008     The Amazing Grace of the Divine Employer

September 14, 2008     The Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross: The Power of Love

September 7, 2008     Called to Community

August 31, 2008     For the Year of St. Paul: Living Our Faith

August 24, 2008     The Army of the Young

August 17, 2008     The Humility to Experience His Love in Others

August 10, 2008     He Calls Us to Walk on the Water

August 3, 2008     We Gives Us All We Need

July 27, 2008     Wisdom, Predestination and the Christian Life

July 20, 2008     The Christian Farmer's Almanac

July 13, 2008     Where Is the Seed Being Thrown?

July 6, 2008     The Virtue of Patriotism

June 29, 2008     St. Peter & St. Paul: Determination & Dynamism

June 22, 2008     More than Many Sparrows

June 15, 2008     Spreading the Gifts

June 8, 2008     Hosea, Abraham & Matthew

June 1, 2008     Belonging to the Lord


 May 25, 2008     The Body and Blood of Christ

May 18, 2008     The New Reality 

May 11, 2008     Pentecost: All Different, All One 

May 4, 2008     The Ascension in Matthew: Loneliness and the Presence 

April 27, 2008     Our Reason for Hope 

April 20, 2008    Precious in the Eyes of the Lord 

April 13, 2008     The Lord Is My Rudder 

April 6, 2008     Were Not Our Hearts.... 

March 30, 2008     Faith, Understanding and Doubts

March 23, 2008     Longing for Immortality

March 21, 2008     Good Friday: The Hour Has Come

March 16, 2008     Passion Sunday: How Can You Say "No" to this Man?

March 9, 2008     Jesus, Lord of Life

March 2, 2008     Called from Darkness to Light

February 24, 2008     We Can Be Better!

February 17, 2008     The Call of Abraham,the Call of Faith

February 10, 2008     What Ever Happened to Orginal Sin?

February 3, 2008     Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

January 27, 2008     The Call

January 20, 2008     Lamb of God

January 13, 2008     Baptism: Initiation, Call, and Commissioning

January 6, 2008     They Found the Lord!

December 30, 2007     Welcoming Jesus into our Homes

December 25, 2007     Divine Starlight

December 23, 2007     Celebrate the Child!

December 16, 2007     The Search for Truth

December 9, 2007     Not By Appearances

December 8, 2007     Immaculate Conception: Fear Not, Mary! You Are Full of Grace

December 2, 2007     A Time to Commit

November 25, 2007     Jesus: King and Friend

November 18, 2007     By Patient Endurance You Will Live.

November 25, 2007     Jesus: King and Friend
November 18, 2007     By Patient Endurance You Will Live.
November 11,2007     Why Do We Pray for the Dead?
November 4, 2007    Our Little Churches
October 28, 2007    Being Alone and Being with the Lord
October 21, 2007    Perseverance in Prayer
October 14, 2007    Gratitude
October 7, 2007    Respect Life
September 30, 2007    Choices
September 23, 2007    Shrewd for the Lord
September 16, 2007    The God of Beginnings
September 9, 2007    Love Claims the Beloved
September 2, 2007    When You Go to a Banquet....
August 26, 2007    The Pain of the Narrow Gate
August 19, 2007    The Challenge
August 15, 2007    Prayer to our Assumed Mother
August 12, 2007    Look Busy, Be Busy!
August 5, 2007    Life is a Journey, Not a Destination
July 29, 2007    The Lord's Prayer in the Gospel of Luke
July 22, 2007    Life in the Presence of Christ
July 15, 2007    Whose Schedule Really Matters?
July 8, 2007    Heralds of the Gospel
July 1, 2007    "All Aboard!!"
June 24, 2007    Raised Up to Proclaim the Presence of the Lord
June 17, 2007    A Word or Two about Our Women and for Our Women
June 10, 2007    Reverence for the Eucharist
June 3, 2007    Mystery Amid Mayhem
May 27, 2007    Pentecost: Religion Planted Within
May 20, 2007    Ascension: Witnesses to the Triumph
May 13, 2007    Christian Non Conformity
May 6, 2007    The New Jerusalem
April 29, 2007    Jesus Did This for Us
April 22, 2007    Once Forgive, We Need to Get to Work for the Lord
April 15, 2007    The Power to Conquer Doubts
April 8, 2007    Come Out With Him, Come Out of the Tomb
April 1, 2007    Jesus Remember Me
March 25, 2007    The Stones We Hold
March 18, 2007    A Meeting of Reconciliation
March 11, 2007    The Battlefield
March 4, 2007    The Plan
February 25, 2007    Integrity: The Lord's and Ours
February 18, 2007    Jesus Never Blamed the Other Guy
February 11, 2007    The Dignity of Man
February 4, 2007    Vocations to the Priesthood
January 28, 2007    Called from Our Mothers’ Wombs
January 21, 2007    So what is it that you have to offer?
January 14, 2007    The Epiphany of Christian Marriage
January 7, 2007    The Epiphany: His Light Breaks Through Our Darkness
December 31, 2006    The Feast of the Holy Family: The Wonderful Work of Parents
December 24, 2006    The Visitation: The Old Testament Points to the New
December 17, 2006    What Should We Do?
December 10, 2006    John the Baptist in the Mall
December 3, 2006    Rolling Back the Darkness
November 26, 2006    Christ the King Born to Testify to the Truth
November 19, 2006    Walking to Heaven
November 12, 2006    Justice for the Poor
November 5, 2006    Any Questions?
November 2, 2006    All Souls: I Will Reject No One Who Comes to Me
November 1, 2006    All Saints: Thomas More, A Saint for All Seasons
October 29, 2006    By the Side of the Road, We Cry Out
October 22, 2006    Christian Service
October 15, 2006    Wisdom
October 8, 2006    The Sacrament of Matrimony
October 1, 2006    Inter Religion and Ecumenism Rethought
Funeral Homily for Bailee Dunnigan
September 24, 2006    Jealousy and Selfish Ambition
September 17, 2006    Sacrificial Love
September 10, 2006    He Touches Us
September 3, 2006    Law and Love
August 27, 2006    Choosing the Lord
August 20, 2006     An Invitation to Eternal Food and Drink.
August 13, 2006    Food for the Journey: Eucharist, Love, Jesus
August 6, 2006  The Transfiguration: We Experience the Glory of the Lord
July 30, 2006    God Provides More Than We Could Ever Imagine.
July 23, 2006   Justice & Integrity
July 16, 2006   Amos and Us--Everyday People Called to Prophesy
July 9, 2006   Accepting Prophets, Accepting Ourselves
July 2, 2006   SOME DEEP THOUGHTS ABOUT DEATH
June 25, 2006    Trusting God to Quell the Turmoil of Our Lives.
June 18, 2006   The Covenant of Eucharist
June 11, 2006  The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity: Instructions for the Future
June 4, 2006   Pentecost–Receiving and Sharing the Experience of the Lord.
May 28, 2006    Taking on the Snakes and Poisons of the World.
May 21, 2006    Love is a Choice
May 14, 2006   Mary and Molly, an Experience of Christ.
May 7, 2006   CALLED TO BE CARING
April 30, 2006     .....so our sins might be forgiven.
April 23,2006   Faith in the Time of Doubt
April 16, 2006   Christ Jesus, Victor!
April 9 2006   Alone but not Forsaken
April 2, 2006    The Hour Has Come
March 26, 2006   God Is In Control
March 19, 2006   The Wisdom of the Cross
March 12, 2006     The Plan
March 5, 2006    The Weeping Jesus
February 26, 2006    Fast or Feast? Already or Not Yet?...The Tensions of Christianity
February 19, 2006      It’s All Good with the Lord
February 12, 2006,        Unclean!!
February 5, 2006       Jesus Heals
January 29, 2006  He taught with authority, not like the scribes and Pharisees
January 22, 2006  The Exigency of the Word
January 15, 2006    The God of the Upset Applecart
January 8, 2006    Drawn to the Life That Makes All Life Complete.
January 1, 2006    Mother of Faith

December 25, 2005     Being the Incarnate Body of Christ
December 18, 2005   Physical and Spiritual
December 11, 2005   Called As Apostles and Witnesses
December 4, 2005     Comfort to the People
November 27, 2005 Make Christmas Happen

 


 

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