rebuke through wonder

God always works to lead us back to himself, because he loves us too much to be separated from us.

Homily for the Twelfth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B.

we’re the birds

God has planted the trees and caused them to grow. It’s not all on us.

Homily for June 13, 2021.

The Eucharist is God

The Eucharist is God. That’s amazing!

Homily for the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ, 2021.

The Trinity is with us always

In the Gospel, Christ tells us that he will be with us always, until the end of the age. God stays with us as himself, the Triune God.

Homily for Trinity Sunday, 2021.

Do I know anything?

Knowing something or someone changes us. If it doesn’t, we haven’t learned anything.

Homily for the Third Sunday of Easter, 2021.

(posted April 22, 2021)

John 3:16 and Fear of the Lord

God so loved the world that he sent his only Son to save it. Our response was… not great.

Homily for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, Year B.

(posted 3/18/2021)

We Must Encounter Christ First

If we haven’t encountered Christ, nothing else matters.

Homily for the Third Sunday of Lent, 2021

Give Everything, Gain Eternal Life

When we surrender every attachment we have to God, he gives us even more in return.

Homily for the Second Week of Lent, 2021

Go into the desert

We are called to follow Christ into the desert, because only there can we rid ourselves of the things that lie between Him and us.

Homily for the First Sunday of Lent, 2021

Our Secret Lenten Campaign

In Lent we pray, fast, and give alms so that we can destroy our self-centeredness and become worthy to join our Heavenly Father at the Wedding Feast of the Lamb.

Homily for Ash Wednesday, 2021.