Homilies

Filled to the Brim – Pentecost

“And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit.” As I prayed over this weekend’s Scriptures for Pentecost, a word kept jumping off the page over and over — “Fill.” A noise like a strong driving wind… filled the entire house. They were filled with the Holy Sprit. It seems that whenever and wherever the Holy Spirit is at work,…

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Theological Reflections

Newborn Priests

When our Blessed Mother gave birth to Jesus on Christmas, she gave birth to a Priest. And not just any priest, but THE Priest. The Great High Priest!  Our Lord was born for this purpose, as he himself would one day say to Pilate:  For this I was born, and for this I have come into the world, to bear witness…

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