Homilies from August, 2016

Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

Homily, Aug. 21, 2016 When I was growing up as a child, I never did, but my siblings would complain about one thing or another.  And my mother’s classic response was “Offer it up!”  Did any of...

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Homily / August 14,2016 Whenever we find ourselves in the Olympics, there are stories and performances that amaze us.  Have you watched some of the competitions?  I can’t imagine how the athletes – some...

EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

Homily / July 31,2016 I’m not a fan of professional sports.  Athlete’s salaries are so high and the cost of tickets and merchandise is so expensive.  I have a hard time justifying the HUGE amounts of...