Homilies (sermons)

Please note:  For those currently unable to gather with the community of faith because of Coronavirus precautions, homilies continue to be available in audio and text format on the parish website.

Be watchful, be ready

Be watchful Be ready PLEASE NOTE: This homily contains direct and indirect references to the Gospel passage. Having it fresh in your mind will be helpful for understanding and reflection. Listen to this homily A woman wonders if her lamp will burn throughout the night. She wonders if she can find oil to replenish it when…

All Hallows’ — All Saints’ Day

All Hallows’ — All Saints’ Day Read today’s gospel scripture → Matthew 5: 1-12 PLEASE NOTE: This homily contains direct and indirect references to the Gospel passage. Having it fresh in your mind will be helpful for understanding and reflection. Listen to this homily I imagine the splendour and the majesty that surrounds All Saints’…

The greatest commandment

The greatest commandment Read today’s gospel scripture → Matthew 22: 34-46 PLEASE NOTE: This homily contains direct and indirect references to the Gospel passage. Having it fresh in your mind will be helpful for understanding and reflection. Listen to this homily I bet you might not know this but how many commandments do you think…

Press pause to give thanks

Press pause to give thanks Read today’s gospel scripture → Luke 17: 11-19 PLEASE NOTE: This homily contains direct and indirect references to the Gospel passage. Having it fresh in your mind will be helpful for understanding and reflection. Listen to this homily When I intentionally think about being thankful… being consciously thankful for all…

Thanksgiving: Attitude of Gratitude

Attitude of Gratitude One of the resources that I follow on social media is one known as Busted Halo. This is a resource from the Paulist Fathers in the Roman Catholic Church in the US. Their website describes their ministry as: Busted Halo is a ministry of The Paulist Fathers. The Paulist Fathers are a…

Have you not heard?

Have you not heard? Read today’s gospel scripture → Matthew 21: 33-42 PLEASE NOTE: This homily contains direct and indirect references to the Gospel passage. Having it fresh in your mind will be helpful for understanding and reflection. Listen to this homily Jesus tells yet another parable. And listening this time – apart from us…