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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.



Not To Distance Himself

Posted by on May 27, 2020 at 2:56 pm

Why do Christians spread their faith?

How do Christians spread their faith?



Homily for Ascension Thursday…on a Sunday…



To sanctify the world

Posted by on May 18, 2020 at 7:25 pm

The Holy Spirit has been given to baptized Christians so that they might sanctify the world in union with the Cross of Jesus Christ. Each moment of hte day is an opportunity for you to spread the fruit of the Tree of Life.



Readings from the 6th Sunday of Easter.



Homily for 5th Sunday of Easter 2020

Posted by on May 12, 2020 at 7:25 pm

You are afraid of your troubles. Ok. God is not afraid of your troubles.

Your troubles are no problem for God.




4th Sunday of Easter

Posted by on May 6, 2020 at 8:27 pm

Homily on Jesus, the Good Shepherd.




3rd Sunday of Easter

Posted by on at 8:25 pm

Homily from the 3rd Sunday of Easter.

Encountering the Lord in the reality of our daily life.



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