Life Stages, Temptations and Lent

Deacon RayHomilies

As Young people we take our first steps in learning what life is all about. As Teens – we struggle with acceptance and fitting in. We also ask, perhaps for the first time . . … Read More

Children’s Homily – God’s Laws

Deacon RayHomilies

Can anyone tell me what a Law is? (children reply) Do we have laws about driving a car? (children: Yes) What are some of the driving laws that you know about? (children reply) Why? (children … Read More

This Little Light of Mine

Deacon RayHomilies

In December, I attended the annual All Saints Academy Christmas Show. Music Teacher Kathy Broderick and Principal Jim Tauzel produced a wonderful show called “Star of Wonder” that featured music, dancing, and comedy culminating in … Read More

The Feast of Christ the King

Deacon RayHomilies

He can make that extraordinary promise to the repentant sinner because, as Paul explains in today’s letter to the Colossians: “Jesus is the image of the invisible God sent to deliver human beings like us … Read More

Life After Death

Deacon RayHomilies

In both the first reading from the Old Testament and in the Gospel, we have tremendous testimony of the existence of life after death and of heaven and hell. The belief of the young men … Read More