Father Fred's Homilies

January 2018

Jan 29

Jan 27 & 28 Homily

What authority do you parents have?  In raising three boys, my mom would strap a belt around her neck at the beginning of the day, more as a warning and just to have something handy.  Don’t be shocked, my mom was a great person and she loved us with all her heart.  The days before Dr. Spock.  Which brings me back to my...
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Jan 17

Jan 13 & 14 2018 Homily

This year, 2018, is the fiftieth anniversary of two events:  It is the fiftieth anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination.  It is also the fiftieth anniversary of my ordination to the priesthood.  The good and the bad.  At the time of the assassination I was in Baltimore, Md. finishing my studies and I still...
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Jan 11

January 6 & 7 2018 Homily

What if someone asked you, “How do I find God?”  To whom, or where would you direct them?  Is there a GPS sight that would give them directions?  How would you answer them?  Where would you send them? The seekers from the East were directed, by the Jerusalem scribes, based on a prophetic text, to go to...
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