Msgr. Joseph Pellegrino


Index to
Msgr. Joe's Homilies  

News Flash: I am retiring from adminsitration July 1, 2022, but I will continue to do my best to provide homilies for this page while the Lord still gives me strength. 

Thank you for your support and wonderful comments over the years.

These homilies are my gifts to you. Perhaps you might find them helpful in your ministry or in your own private reflections. 

Thank you, Msgr. Joseph Pellegrino       

     

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      December 25,2022    The Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord, Christmas: Bring Joy to the World! 

              

      December 18,2022    The Fourth Sunday of Advent: Don't Just Look; Don't Just See; But Behold! 

              

      December 11,2022    The Third Sunday of Advent: The Search for Truth      

              

      December 4,2022    The Second Sunday of Advent: 

Handel and the Admonition to Prepare, not Presume      

              

      November 27,2022    The First Sunday of Advent: Be Ready 

              

      November 20,2022    The Solemnity of Jesus Christ, Our King: Heaven 

                      

      November 13,2022    The Thirty-third Sunday of Ordinary Time: Patient Endurance         

              

      November 6,2022    The Thirty-second Sunday of Ordinary Time: Heaven        

              

      October 30,2022    The Thirty-first Sunday of Ordinary Time: Lost in a Crowd 

                 

      October 23,2022    The Thirtieth Sunday of Ordinary Time: To See and Be Seen  

              

      October 16,2022    The Twenty-ninth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Remember Amalek!      

              

      October 9,2022    The Twenty-eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Gratitude     

              

      October 2,2022    The Twenty-seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time: People of Integrity      

              

      September 25,2022    The Twenty-sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Church's Mission to the Poor   

         

      September 18,2022    The Twenty-fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Using Our Ingenuity for the Lord  

          

      September 11,2022    The Twenty-fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The God of Beginnings      

              

      September 4,2022    The Twenty-third Sunday of Ordinary Time: Unless You Hate....      

              

      August 28,2022    The Twenty-second Sunday of Ordinary Time: Banquet Etiquette at the Table of the Lord      

                      

      August 21,2022    The Twenty-first Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Narrow Gate      

                      

      August 14,2022    The Twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Fire on Earth: St. Gianna Berretta Mola      

              

      August 7,2022    The Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Don't Just Look Busy. Be Busy!

              

      July 31,2022    The Eigtheenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: He Who Has the Most.....Loses      

              

      July 24,2022    The Seventeenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Lord's Prayer in Luke      

              

      July 17,2022    The Sixteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Marthacized Marys      

              

      July 10,2022    The Fiftenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Radical Demand of the Lord      

              

      July 3,2022    The Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: We Are the Seventy-two   

   

June 26,2022    The Thirteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Putting on Our Game Face   

 

      June 19,2022    The Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord: 

Reverance for the Eucharist      

              

      June 12,2022    The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity:

 The Way We Begin and End Our Prayers      

                    

      June 5,2022    The Solemnity of Pentecost: Invoking the Spirit      

                      

      May 29,2022    The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord: Witness to Dignity      

              

      May 22,2022    Sixth Sunday of Easter: indwelling      

              

      May 15,2022    Fifth Sunday of Easter: I Have Made All Things New      

              

      May 8,2022    Fourth Sunday of Easter: Alone in a Crowd, Alone for Others      

              

      May 1,2022    Third Sunday of Easter: Peter and John, Realism and Idealism      

              

      April 24.2022    Second Sunday of Easter: Doubts and Faith      

   

      April 17.2022    The Solemnity of the Resurrection of the Lord, Easter: On Being Catholic      

                      

     Apri1 15.2022    Good Friday--The Veneration of the Cross: The Power of the Cross      

              

      Apri1 14.2022    The Solemn Celebration of the Lord's Supper--Holy Thursday: 

When We Receive Communion...      

                      

   Apri1 10.2022    Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion: Blood and Mercy      

              

      April 3.2022    The Fifth Sunday of Lent: A Drama of Compassion      

          

      March 27. 2022    The Fourth Sunday of Lent: Stories of Mercy and Compassion      

      

March 20. 2022    The Third Sunday of Lent: The Best Use of Our Time               

      

March 13. 2022    The Second Sunday of Lent: On Being Transfigured

      

March 3. 2022    The First Sunday of Lent: Integrity       

      

February 27. 2022    The Eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Some Aphorisms of the Lord        

                 

February 20. 2022    The Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time: Children of the New Adam        

          

February 13. 2022    The Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Making Room for God        

            

February 6. 2022    The Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Alone I cannot do this, but I am not alone.       

                

January 30. 2022    The Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time: True Love        

      

January 23. 2022    The Third Sunday of Ordinary Time: So, What Do You Have To Offer?        

             

January 16. 2022    The Second Sunday of Ordinary Time: Celebrating Cana        

      

January 9. 2022    The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord: Continuing the Mission        

      

January 2. 2022    The Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord: The Wise Still Seek Him        

              

January 1. 2022    The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God: The Baker Woman      

      

December 26, 2021    The Feast of the Holy Family: Jesus, the Center of the Catholic Family       

        

December 25, 2021    The Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord, Christmas: Pax Christi!        

      

December 19, 2021    Fourth Sunday of Advent: Two Women of Courage        

              

December 12, 2021    Third Sunday of Advent: What Should We Do?        

      

December 5, 2021    Second Sunday of Advent: The Gift that Matters        

      

November 28, 2021    First Sunday of Advent: Preparing for the Lord      


Archives: Previously Posted Homilies 

( dating back to Nov 27, 2005)