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Sunday Homily 9/23/2018

Posted by on Sep 27, 2018 at 8:39 pm

What do we do with the failures of our lives? Our sins, sufferings, and mistakes all must be dealt with or they will haunt us. We must bring them to the wisdom of the Cross.



Homily preached on Sunday, 9/23/2018, from the readings for that Sunday. This homily was from 6:30pm Mass.



Every Sinner has a future…

Posted by on Sep 21, 2018 at 3:45 am

My homily from Newman Night, 9/20/2018

I reference Brant Pitre’s great book, “The Case for Jesus,” buy it, read it.



Homily for St. Paul’s 9/16/2018

Posted by on Sep 19, 2018 at 7:11 pm

We all have a mental image of who Jesus. Does your Jesus speak to you in the way he spoke to St. Peter in today’s Gospel?



Homily given at my country parish, St. Paul’s in White, SD.

Readings from 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time.



Homily 9/16/2018

Posted by on at 6:52 pm

***In this homily I wonder if the so called, “Sex Ed Bootcamp” was Title IX training on campus, I’ve learned that, thankfully, it was not.***

What does the “Sex Ed” mentality miss? If we want to see God, in our decisions, our trials, and our dreams, what do we need to do?

Readings from the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time.



Never Stop Converting

Posted by on Sep 7, 2018 at 9:27 pm

Why does Jesus seem to call Peter (as well as Andrew, James, and John) on several different occasions in the Scriptures? Are the Gospel authors confused? What is going on?

Homily given for Newman Night Mass, 9/6/2018, using the readings of the day.



Homily 9/2/2018 The Promises of Jesus

Posted by on Sep 5, 2018 at 12:13 pm

Whenever I pray on serious matters- when someone is in a conversion moment or in dire need, I typically remind Jesus of His promises. I think He wants us to do so. Jesus wants us to live in His promises.

Homily was recorded on 9/2/2018 using the Scriptures for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time.