Cycle C · Homily · Ordinary Time: 8th Sunday

8th Sunday of Ordinary Time – Cycle C (1995)

Tonight/today I’d like to talk for a couple of minutes about one of my favorite architectural features of this church. And I hope my choice isn’t too controversial, although I suspect that many of you don’t care for it, or haven’t given it much thought one way or the other. It’s not the cross, or… Continue reading 8th Sunday of Ordinary Time – Cycle C (1995)

Cycle B · Homily · Ordinary Time: 8th Sunday

8th Sunday of Ordinary Time – Cycle B (2003)

Recently I’ve had the experience of moving my parents from a big house into a smaller apartment. And if you’ve never done anything like this in your family, when it does comes up, take my advice, and do whatever you have to do to be out of town on urgent business the weekend it happens.… Continue reading 8th Sunday of Ordinary Time – Cycle B (2003)

Cycle B · Homily · Ordinary Time: 8th Sunday

8th Sunday of Ordinary Time – Cycle B (2006)

I have never drunk wine out of a wineskin, and if anyone here has, I’d like to know the circumstances and your condition at the time, so please stop and tell me about it after mass. But here is what I have found out about traditional wineskins: When they’re new, they’re flexible and can hold… Continue reading 8th Sunday of Ordinary Time – Cycle B (2006)