Homilies from October, 2019

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Smartphone Sirach 35:12-14, 16-18; 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 161-18; Luke 18:9-14 If they would have had social media in Jesus’ time, then the Pharisee Jesus describes in today’s gospel parable probably would have been a star. ...

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Exodus 17:8-13; 2 Timothy 3:14-4:2; Luke 18:1-8   “How big is your church?” When most people are asked that question,           they think of their local parish or...

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Shovel-dirt 2 Kings 5:14-17; 2 Timothy 2:8-13; Luke 17:11-19 The word of God today invites us to dig up some dirt.  It’s not what you think.  We hear a lot these days about people wanting to “dig up some...

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Habakkuk 1:2-3, 2:2-4; 2 Timothy 1:6-8, 13-14; Luke 17:5-10 There was great demand for our parish bulletin last Sunday. The reason is no mystery.  People wanted to see the information about the possible scenarios for...