Homilies

Homilies

Covid Christmas

Covid Christmas

Christmas has been difficult, disappointing, and dangerous from the beginning.

Homilies

Doubt and Something More

Doubt and Something More

Mary’s Annunciation gives us insights into our call as well.

Homilies

The Larger Vision

The Larger Vision

Jesus keeps stretching us to recognize our connection to the least among us.

Homilies

Comfort with a Condition

Comfort with a Condition

If we wish to be comforted, we must surrender to the Comforter.

Homilies

Trusting the Potter

Trusting the Potter

The challenge of Advent is to ask how will God use the difficult events of 2020 to make something beautiful.

Homilies

When the King Comes

When the King Comes

Our concern for those who are in need must extend beyond the circle of our immediate family and friends.

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The Gift of Opportunity

The Gift of Opportunity

Whatever opportunity God entrusts to us, however limited, is a gift we are to use.

Homilies

Disagreeing with Respect

Disagreeing with Respect

Even as we disagree with others, we can still extend to them the respect we all deserve.

Homilies

The Saintly Chorus

The Saintly Chorus

The Communion of Saints tells us that all of us as God’s holy people are connected to one another.

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The Great Commandment in Beirut

The Great Commandment in Beirut

No meaningful love of God is possible without love of neighbor.

Homilies

The Coloring Book

The Coloring Book

The gospel calls us to accept the universal claim of God over all that is and the dignity of all God has made.

Homilies

Serenity, Courage, and Wisdom

Serenity, Courage, and Wisdom

In times of difficulty, there are some things that we cannot change, but others that we can.