Homilies from April, 2016

Love Begins With God

Homily for April 24, 2016 (5th Sunday of Easter) Acts 14:21-27; Psalm 145; Revelation 21:1-5a; John 13:31-33a, 34-35 In his recently released apostolic exhortation, Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love), Pope Francis provides an...

The New Evangelization

Homily for April 17, 2016 (4th Sunday of Easter; World Day of Prayer for Vocations) Acts 13:14, 43-52; Psalm 100; Revelation 7, 14b-17; John 10:27-30 Shepherds have been living and working in Mali, West Africa for centuries....

Courage

Homily for April 10, 2016 (3rd Sunday of Easter) Acts 5:27-31, 40b-41; Psalm 30; Revelation 5:11-14; John 21:1-19 Since we’re in the middle of a highly competitive, often controversial, and sometimes disturbing...

Sharing the breath of life

Homily for April 3, 2016 (2nd Sunday of Easter; Mercy Sunday) Acts 5:12-16; Psalm 118; Revelation 1:9-11a, 12-13, 17-19; John 20:19-31 When I was a kid, there seemed to be only three types of mouthwash:  Lavoris was red...