Homilies


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4th Sunday of Advent

4th Sunday of Advent

Speaker: | December 23, 2018

Preached December 23, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon Today, on this 4th Sunday of Advent, we are presented with the Gospel of the Visitation. We witness one of the simplest, most common,...


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3rd Sunday of Advent

Speaker: | December 17, 2018

Preached December 16, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon To be honest, the message of today’s Mass, the 3rd Sunday of Advent, Advent’s Sunday of Joy, might be a bit irritating. Rejoice in...


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2nd Sunday of Advent

Speaker: | December 10, 2018

Preached December 9, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon The opening of today’s Gospel fixes a very definite time in history making reference to the political and religious order of the time and...


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1st Sunday of Advent

Speaker: | December 03, 2018

Preached December 2, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon This Holiday Season I am thinking I might be a bit of a Grinch. I am not going to put out a ‘Keep Christ...


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Christ the King

Speaker: | November 26, 2018

Preached November 25, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon This past week I came across a couple of commentaries speaking about how foreign the celebration of Christ the King appears to a democratic...


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All Saints (Noon Mass)

Speaker: | November 02, 2018

Preached November 1, 2018; St. Peter’s Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon (Noon Mass) In today’s Psalm response we all said, Lord, this is the people who long to see your face. The saints in heaven,...


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All Saints (Spanish Mass)

Speaker: | November 02, 2018

Preached November 1, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon (Translated from Spanish) In today’s 1st reading we heard about the saints in heaven that they have passed through the great distress and have...