Category Archives: Father Mike

Homily for Sept. 26, 2010

Death, Judgement, Heaven & Hell   Guest Homily for Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010:  By: Fr. James Gilhooley   The rich man of today’s story was "a winner in this life," says James Tahaney, "and a loser in the next."   Dogs and cats in … Continue reading

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Homily for September 19, 2010

Ingenuity for the Kingdom   Guest Homily By: Rev. Joseph A. Pellegrino, Diocese of St. Petersburg, FL  Today’s gospel reminds me of a story I read about an enterprising soldier. A young man joined the Israeli army and, after his … Continue reading

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Homily for September 12, 2010

The Joyful News That God Loves Us?    By Guest Homilist Fr. Campion P. Gavaler, O.S.B.   Gospel Summary   The Pharisees and scribes are complaining that Jesus is a companion of tax collectors and sinners: “This man welcomes sinners … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, September 5, 2010

Can You Hear Me Now? Homily for Sunday, September 5, 2010:Guest homilist – fr. Tom Washburn, OFM, Boston, MA. A Franciscan Friar and Roman Catholic Priest. He is the Vocation Director of my Franciscan Province of the Immaculate Conception    Two … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, August 29, 2010

Dear Parishioners,             “When you hold a lunch or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or your wealthy neighbors, in case they may invite you back and you have repayment.  Rather, when you hold … Continue reading

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Homily for August 15, 2010

Dear Parishioners,               This weekend, we celebrate the Solemnity of Mary’s Assumption, body and soul, into heaven.  As I reflected on this feast, I began reflecting on a little religious adventure I had embarked on with a friend many years … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, August 8, 2010

There are 153 Fishes in One Rosary – by Pamela Lee                An old chum of mine once said that if a Biblical basis for the Rosary could be found, he’d pray it.  That was quite a challenge.  I … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, August 1, 2010

Dear Parishioners, “Take care to guard against all greed, for though one may be rich, one’s life does not consist of possessions.” (Lk 12:15)   Our  Lord  exhorts  us  to  be  vigilant  against  our  tendency towards greed.  St. Paul, in … Continue reading

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Homily for July 25, 2010

Dear Parishioners,             In a conversation I had with someone, the topic came up that the Church doesn’t communicate the fact that God is a living Father.  I reacted to this saying that the Mass is a revelation of the … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, July 18, 2010

  Dear Parishioners,             This Sunday’s readings speak of that intimacy and friendship we are called to have with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  We may not think of intimacy with God as something we can have, but the … Continue reading

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