Deacons’ Homilies

  • Homily for the 25th Sunday OT – Cycle B

    Riding the Q train into Brooklyn one Friday night, Hassan Askari, a Muslim, noticed ten thugs hassling a young couple for replying ‘Happy Chanukah’ when greeted with ‘Merry Christmas’. Fearing […]

  • Homily for the 15th Sunday OT – Cycle B

    July 10-11, 2021 OPENER After 50 years of marriage, spouses know one another very well. Dinner over, Madge asked Harry to bring her a bowl of ice cream. She added, […]

  • Fourth Sunday in Lent – Cycle B

    March 13-14, 2020 The message that struck me most in this weekend’s Scripture readings is this: God picks me…and you, not because of how good we are, but because God […]

  • Ash Wednesday Homily (Genesee)

    READINGS Joel  2:12-18     Return to the Lord with your whole heart, with fasting, prayer, and sacrifice. This is the time to set things right with God, who is gracious […]

  • Fifth Sunday OT February 7, 2021

    READINGS: Job 1-4, 6-7; Psalm 147; 1 Corinthians 9:16-19, 22-23; Mark 1:29-39 This past week, Governor Brad Little moved Idaho to Phase 3, lifting more of the restrictions imposed because […]