Sell All You Have

The following is a homily for the seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A. The readings can be found here. Our readings today play heavily on the idea of desire. In a dream, God tells Solomon to ask… Read More

Leave Judgment to God

The following is a homily for the sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A. The readings can be found here. As someone who grew up in the suburbs, I have to admit that it is very rare that… Read More

Till The Soil

The following is a homily for the fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A. The readings can be found here. I have a friend who is an absolute model citizen. He is among the most principled people I… Read More

We Are A Strong, Driving Wind

The following is a homily for the Feast of Pentecost, Year A. The readings can be found here. For those who are still wondering if God has a sense of humor, I point you to today’s Gospel. Here… Read More

The Ascension of Jesus, Body and Soul

The following is a homily for the Feast of the Ascension, Year A. The readings can be found here. Technology is amazing these days, isn’t it? Despite being trapped at home, away from everyone we know, we can… Read More

Do you REALLY believe?

The following is a homily for the fifth week of Lent, Year A. The readings can be found here.  

Remember Who You Are

The following is a homily for the first week of Lent, Year A. The readings can be found here. On Ash Wednesday, I had the great opportunity to distribute ashes on campus. Myself and a handful of students… Read More

Enter the Desert

The following is my homily for the 2nd Sunday in Advent, Year A. The readings can be found here. Have you ever been out in the desert? I mean, like, really out there. I drove cross country once from San… Read More

Even Discipleship Has A Final Exam

The following is my homily for the 1st Sunday in Advent, Year A. The readings can be found here. This week, the students at UGA enter an intense period of preparation: it’s final exam time. Ready or not, here… Read More

Death

Even when death is all around us, Jesus reminds us that we have no reason to fear

Identity

The man born blind is more than just a healing of body: it’s a change of identity.

Hungry

Sometimes we fill ourselves up with things that can’t satisfy. Maybe it’s time for a change.