Homilies


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30th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Speaker: | October 29, 2018

Preached October 28, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon In today’s Gospel the blind beggar Bartimaeus begs Jesus for his sight, receives vision, and follows him upon the way to Jerusalem. Jesus tells...


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25th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Speaker: | September 24, 2018

Preached September 23, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon It is not often that we get a nearly identical Gospel reading on successive Sundays, but last week we heard Jesus announce his coming...


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23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Speaker: | September 11, 2018

Preached September 9, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon Things have been very difficult lately. It should be evident now that we are living in extraordinary times; it is not your imagination.  Crazy...


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22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Speaker: | September 04, 2018

Preached September 1, 2018; St. Peter’s Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon In today’s Gospel, Jesus speaks severely to the scribes and Pharisees, the powerful leaders, saying, You disregard God’s commandment but cling to human tradition....