Homily Baptism of Jesus

We entered the season of Christmas filled with Light filled with Hope, filled with Joy, filled with Love, filled with Wonder. Liturgically, the Christmas Season is all about Manifestation – making the Divine known.  There are three occasions; Christmas, Epiphany and the Baptism of Jesus.   Each event was to indicate the Divine’s Presence in the […]

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Jesus and Those in Need

Jesus always spoke about helping those in need.  “What you do for the least you do do for me.” He always spoke for the outcast and the marginalized. Religious leaders do not make helping those in need a political priority. The things Jesus never spoke about became a priority.   What Jesus spoke about the most […]

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Today’s Holy Families

The celebration that marks the Feast of the Holy Family has never been more poignant than it has been over the course of the last several years.  This most immediate current turmoil in the Middle East traces its roots back to 911 and the response by the United States and its allies.   The military involvement […]

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