Latest Homilies

3rd Sunday of Easter

Simon Peter said to them, "I am going out to fish." "We will join you," they replied, and went off to get into their boat. All through the night they caught nothing. Just after daybreak Jesus was standing on the shore, though...

2nd Sunday of Easter

Pope Francis proclaimed this the Year of Mercy; and this second Sunday of Easter is Divine Mercy Sunday. We are reminded that Jesus appeared to the disciples after he had arisen and told them: "As the Father has sent me, so I...

Easter 2016

May this be a happy and blessed Easter for you and your family. (John) saw and believed. For they did not yet understand the Scripture that he had to rise from the dead. (John 20:9) To this day, the Jewish community is divided...

Palm Sunday 3-20-16

Today we celebrate Jesus’ dramatic entrance into Jerusalem; they had quite a parade, complete with people covering Jesus’ route with their cloaks and with palm branches: the ancient equivalent of rolling out the red...