Latest Homilies

Fifth Sunday of Lent

Homily / April 2nd, 2017 This is the season of confession.  If you are a priest, you get bombarded with requests for confessions all over the place.  This past week, I had confessions for students at one of...

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Homily / January 22, 2017 In my spare time, usually at night when I can’t sleep, I am reading a book about the Popes, a very good and interesting book written by Richard McBrien, a respected and critical Catholic...

THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD

Homily / January 8,2017 It is well known that the Three Kings brought gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh to the child Jesus.  But what gifts do we bring? Gold is considered one of the richest of earthly materials....

First Sunday of Advent

Homily / November 27, 2016 The word “Advent” means “coming”, the coming of the Savior of the world in the birth of Jesus.  This beautiful season of Advent goes so quickly.  For some, it’s...