The Baptism of the Spirit

The Baptism of John is different than Christian baptism, but there are similarities.

Homily for the Baptism of the Lord, January 10, 2021.

We Have Work to Do

We can do better.

The actions in Washington, D.C. on January 6, 2021 were disgraceful. We all have a part to play in healing this country.

Homily on January 7, 2021.

God Reveals Himself to All

God invites all of us to come to him.

Homily for Epiphany, 2021

Bearing God

We participate in the Incarnation by bearing God in our hearts.

Homily for Mary, Mother of God, 2021.

Families Save the World

God saves the world through the family. If you don’t believe me, read through salvation history. Everything starts with a family.

Homily for Feast of the Holy Family, 2020.

Encounter Christ at Christmas

The Divine Word became flesh to dwell in our hearts. Let us strive to encounter his presence in our lives and spread that presence to those around us.

Homily for Christmas, 2020, Year B.

Look for light

Look for the light in the midst of the darkness.

Homily for the 33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A.

Lamps of Faith, Oil of Good Works

oil lamp

God gives us faith as a gift. Do we allow it to shine forth by supplying it with the oil of good works?

Homily for the 32nd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A.

Live the Beatitudes

If we don’t live the Beatitudes, we put our souls in jeopardy.

Homily for All Saints Day, 2020.

Be Grapes of Glory

One bad grape spoils the bunch. Pursue whatever is just, true, and excellent so that you might be a grape of glory.

Homily for the 26th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A.