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Recent news and musings by the Catholic Center


Valedictory Homily 13th Sunday 2020

Posted by on Jun 29, 2020 at 10:57 am

My homily for the 13th Sunday of Ordinary Time in the year 2020. My last Sunday homily at Pius XII Newman Center. I thank God for being true to His promises to me in my life.




Goepferich Wedding

Posted by on at 10:55 am

Happy to give this homily to Seth and Carly at their wedding Mass. Congratulations!




Corpus Christi Homily 2020

Posted by on Jun 19, 2020 at 3:29 pm

The Church, like a wise mother, requires us to go to Mass every Sunday to build up in us love and gratitude for Jesus. As we think about life in this pandemic- we need to pray for our fellow Christians that they would return to the Mass when the obligation is re-introduced.




Hope from our Source

Posted by on Jun 10, 2020 at 1:59 pm

Might we have hidden sins? Why, yes! Should we fear discovering them? Why, no! We have a redeemer and “We are not the sum of our weaknesses and failures; we are the sum of the Father’s love for us and our real capacity to become the image of his Son.”




A Consoler in the Vale of Tears

Posted by on Jun 1, 2020 at 8:13 pm

My homily from Pentecost 2020 on the great miracle of the Holy Spirit- undoing Babel.



In which I feel moved to wear a maniple for the first time.