Homilies and Reflections

Welcome to a selection of homilies and reflections offered at different liturgical events here at the Paulist Center.  If you wish to give feedback to any preacher, please send an email to fiveparkst@aol.com and we will forward your comments to the appropriate preacher.

 


Corpus Christi 2014

A backlog of homilies about Corpus Christi 

For a PDF of the complete homily, click HERE.


 Pentecost 2014

Let’s review… Two-minute video from Busted Halo 

For a PDF of the complete homily, click HERE.


 

Pop Culture and the Counter-Culture of Christianity — Feb 23, 2014

When I work out at the gym I like to listen to pop music and my favorite kinds of songs are what I call Empowerment Songs. Usually they are by women singers and I like them because first of all they have a strong beat and secondly they are cheering you on, they pump you up.

For a PDF of the complete homily, click HERE.


 

 

Light of the World — Feb 7, 2014

If you grew up when I did, you will recognize lighters at a concert.  A way to participate, a way to celebrate, a way to mark your individuality and be part of something bigger.  Of course today you’d use your cell phone.  

For a PDF of the complete homily, click HERE.


 

Gaudete Sunday — Dec 15, 2013

What brings you joy? 

If you must daydream during this talk, at least day dream about what brings you joy?

For a PDF of the complete reflection, click HERE.


 

Trinity Sunday — May 26, 2013

This Sunday 

we celebrate the Mystery

of the Holy Trinity 

three persons in one Divinity.”

 

For a PDF of the complete reflection, click HERE.


Good Shepherd Sunday — April 21, 2013

4th Sunday of Easter — the week of terror

HOW MANY OF YOU FELT ANGRY THIS WEEK?

HOW MANY OF YOU FELT AFRAID?

HOW MANY OF YOU HAVE BEEN SAD, IN GRIEF?

HOW MANY OF YOU HAVE FELT RELIEF    WHEN

YOU FOUND THAT A LOVED ONE WAS OKAY?

 

For a PDF of the complete reflection, click HERE.  To listen, click here.

 


Temptation in the Desert — February 17, 2013

Earlier this week the Pope called up his press secretary