From the Desk of Father O'Malley
Homily for Assumption of the BVM
What might Jesus want you to do before he returns?
Farewell to Emmitsburg
Most all of us pray constantly
Hospitality is different from entertainment
Love the Lord your God with your whole mind
Can you recall moments when you have experienced joy?
udge behavior but not the soul
We humans are embodied spirits
A half-dozen facts about Pentecost
Imagine being a disciple of Jesus in his time and place
Peace I leave with you
Does hell exist?
The relationship between church and state
Doubting is actually an intelligent activity
It is good to reflect on the experience of darkness
assion has taken on a narrow and negative connotation
Go and sin no more
God's mercy is a mystery
Why was Jesus standing on a mountain
Stairway to Heaven
Blessed are you who are weeping
There's never been anyone quite like him
God is the author of life
The body is not a single part, but many
How to Pray Well
The History & Nature of the Feast of The Epiphany
Homily for Holy Family
What motivated Mary
Hope in God, Fear Not
Jesus - history, mystery and majesty
Jesus himself spoke of his kingdom
Faith and good works assure us of salvation
A few words about Jesus' miracles
What is the relationship between law and love?
Jesus too endured some followers with weak faith
Don't take for granted symbols
He felt so bad that "he prayed for death."
Do not work for food that perishes
The Mass developed in five main stages
A prophet is not without honor
Fascination and Fear
When and where did ascension take place
Jesus intends that we be joyous people
Treat your mother like a queen
Homily for First Communion
The Hebrew word Hesed
Who is your best friend on earth?
What are your primary passions?
Spirit and Structure
Truly, this is the Son of God
The author of Genesis writes about a rainbow
Is not man's life on earth a drudgery?
Did you ever have some private good news?
Show them that you love them
Here I am, Lord, I come to do your will
Vocation Awareness Sunday
Don't take yourselves too seriously
Holiness from a human point of view
Mystery surrounded the Blessed Virgin Mary's "yes" to God
Joy is what we all seek, yes?
Make this Advent as holy as possible
The poor will forgive you
One talent you have received is your faith
The Worldwide Catholic Church
Homily for Election Sunday 08
All Christians are called to be missionaries
Practicing harmony and humility
Parents are the first teachers
The feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross
Each of us has been a toddler
A passing passion or lifelong love?
Who do people say that I am?
How do you listen for God's whisper?
Jesus' heart was moved with pity for them
Seek the things that last forever...
Three parables about growth
God is the Sower, his Word is the seed
Come to me, all you who labor and find life burdensome
St. Peter the Apostle
Whoever acknowledges me before others...
Our God is a god of relationships
Jesus is our Judge
Corpus Christi. God wants to feed us, with earthly food and spiritual food
How have you grown in virtue?
Children, God loves you!
Do not let your hearts be troubled
Sheep and shepherds
His gift of Divine Mercy
We feel happy and joyful just being present
There is no place like home
What does God want you to do with your life?
Jesusí baptism and our baptism, what is the significance of each one?
Some found him and some did not
Holy Family Sunday
Do not be afraid. Be at peace
Rejoice in the Lord Ö The Lord is near
Prepare the Way of the Lord
Today begins the Advent season
Spending an hour to say "thanks" to God
The last four things
Sometimes we ask good questions, and at other times, poor questions
There but for the grace of God go I
Help my unbelief
Building sand castles
Do not sit at table in the place of honor
I have come not to establish peace but division
The Our Father Prayer
Martha and Mary
Rejoice because your names are written in heaven
John the Baptist exemplifies humility
I should have been a priest!
Letís play with our imaginations for a little while
I have much more to tell you
How conscious are you of the Holy Spiritís presence?
Mysteries. Life has many mysteries
From the Desk of Father Vincent
Sex and Children
Marriage & Religion
Marriage & In-laws
From the Desk of Father O'Brian
The History of Mass Traditions
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