Homilies from April, 2020

4th Sunday of Easter | 4º domingo de Pascua

Hallway Acts 2:14, 22-33; Psalm 16; 1 Peter 1:17-21; Luke 24:13-35 If you told me in February that our pastoral ministry after Easter would include distributing masks to members of our parish and community, I probably would have...

Homily for 2nd Sunday of Easter | Homilía para 2º Domingo de Pascua

517px-cefalu pantocrator retouched Homily for April 19, 2020 (2nd Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy) Acts 2:42-47; 1 Peter 1:3-9; John 20:19-31 One of the more popular idioms in recent years is “keepin’ it real.” Merriam-Webster...

Easter Sunday 2020

Tulips Acts 10:34a-37-43; Colossians 3:1-4; John 20:1-9 Darkness is a classic metaphor for ignorance and unbelief, as well as death and evil. Mary came to the tomb in darkness and saw the stone rolled away. She ran away and told...

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

Mt. 21:1-11; Is. 50:4-7; Ps. 22; Phil. 2:6-11; Mt. 26:14-27:66 So here we are, celebrating Palm Sunday and Holy Week “COVID-style.” It’s not what we’re used to and certainly not what we want, but...