Homily for Corpus Christi

Fr. Joel Homilies

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe?Sacrifice that gives Life Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ. Jesus continues to be present here on earth not only in His Providence, through His Spirit, and in His people. He …

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Homily for Trinity Sunday

Fr. Joel Homilies

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe?Spending God’s Money Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity. God the Father gives himself completely, which generates God the Son. God the Son gives back again, which creates the Holy Spirit. The Father, Son and …

Homily for Pentecost

Fr. Joel Homilies

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe?The Spirit moving on Pilgrimage Easter, Pentecost Sunday. Just like the wind, you cannot see the Spirit, but you can see the effects of the Spirit’s presence. We just returned from a 50-mile walking pilgrimage …

The Holy Spirit in the Church

Benjamin Being Catholic

Pope Benedict celebrated Mass this Sunday in St. Peter’s Basilica for the Solemnity of Pentecost. The Holy Father noted in his homily that, for the Jewish people, the feast of Passover recalled the exodus from Egypt, and the feast of Pentecost fifty days later was the celebration of the giving of the law on Mount Sinai. For the Christians, it …

Homily for the Ascension

Fr. Joel Homilies

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS | Why Subscribe?Christ left Us to do the Work Easter, Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord. Christians believe that Christ is our Savior. He healed the sick, spoke comfort to the downtrodden, looked with compassion on …

Mary of the Month (June 2011)

Benjamin Mary of the Month

This image is from a shrine to Mary outside the town of Nepi, which is north of Rome towards Viterbo. Before Christianity came to the area there was a temple to the goddess Diana, but in the year AD 520 some monks destroyed the temple and built a monastery and a basilica on top of its ruins. Two of these …