Category Archives: Father Mike

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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Homily for Sunday, July 11, 2010

Dear Parishioners, Since the Pledge of Allegiance and the Lord’s Prayer are not allowed in most public schools anymore, because the word “God” is mentioned, a child in Arizona wrote the following: The New Pledge of Allegiance Now I sit … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, July 4, 2010:

  Dear Parishioners,             This week the Lord sends the seventy-two out to spread the good news.  He gives them very specific instructions of what they can take and how to act.  Jesus teaches us from this that we as … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, June 27, 2010

Dear Parishioners,               This week, instead of writing about this weekend’s readings or quoting from the catechism, I decided to go with a reading that struck me from Monday of this past week.  The reading is from Matthew 7:1-5, … Continue reading

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Homily for Sunday, June 20, 2010

Dear Parishioners, Reflecting upon the readings for this week, I still hear the echo of Our Lord’s words from past Sundays, of how he desires us to come closer to him and the love with which he desires us to … Continue reading

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