The Best Homily You Never Heard

Deacon RayReflections

On this feast of Divine Mercy, I share with you an essay by retreat speaker and author Frederick Hermann. I found the story on The Divine Mercy website – www.thedivinemercy.org . I share it because … Read More

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

What Would the Baptist Say Today?

Deacon RayReflections

“Brothers and Sisters,” Paul writes. “Whatever was written previously was written for our instruction, that by endurance and by the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.” John’s tone with the Pharisees and Sadducees, … Read More