Disciples say “Yes” – Homily for the 8th Sunday in ...

“For no good tree bears bad fruit, nor again does a bad tree bear good fruit; 44 for each tree is known by its own fruit. For figs are not gathered from thorns, nor are grapes picked from a bramble bush. 45 The good man out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil man out of his evil treasure produces evil; for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks." (Luke 6:43-45)



Disciples say “No” – Homily for the 7th Sunday in ...

The LORD rewards every man for his righteousness and his faithfulness; for the LORD gave you into my hand today, and I would not put forth my hand against the LORD’S anointed. Behold, as your life was precious this day in my sight, so may my life be precious in the sight of the LORD, and may he deliver me out of all tribulation. (1 Samuel 25:23-24)


What are the Odds?, Week 2 – I Forgot

And he read from it facing the square before the Water Gate from early morning until midday, in the presence of the men and the women and those who could understand; and the ears of all the people were attentive to the book of the law." (Nehemiah 8:1-3)






Seeking Home – Homily for the Solemnity of the Epiphany

"Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, Wise Men from the East came to Jerusalem...and going into the house [in Bethlehem] they saw the child with Mary his mother, and they fell down and worshiped him." (Matthew 2:1, 11a)