Monday, 2nd Week in Lent February 26, 2024

Father Rick’s Three Minute Homily for Monday, 2nd Week in Lent February 26, 2024, Luke 6:36-38 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/022624.cfm Nothing is More Exciting and Life Changing. Being like God! Is there any way that we do not want to be like God? Why would we choose a different path that will only lead to suffering? One of […]

2nd Sunday in Lent B February 25, 2024

Fr. Rick’s 3-Minute Homily for 2nd Sunday in Lent B February 25, 2024, Mark 9:2-10 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/022524.cfm Be Loved – Reflection on the RE Congress Weekend Anaheim, Cal. 2024 Peace be with you, everyone. You may know that I was away for a couple of weeks. I was so happy to spend time with my brother […]

Saturday 1st Week in Lent February 24, 2024

Father Rick’s Two Minute Homily for Saturday 1st Week in Lent February 24, 2024, Matthew 5:43-48 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/022424.cfm But I Say To You. Families have their way of saying things to each other. I know only a few phrases in Hungarian. One phrase my Dad said to me when I was a kid was, “You are […]

Friday, 1st Week in Lent February 23, 2024

Father Rick’s Three Minute Homily for Friday, 1st Week in Lent February 23, 2024, Matthew 5:20-26 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/022324.cfm Outside the Box. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid up to 50 times stronger than heroin and 1000 times more potent than morphine. Over 150 people die every day from overdoses related to drugs like Fentanyl. (Fentanyl Facts – […]

Feast of the Chair of St. Peter, Apostle February 22, 2022

Fr. Rick’s Two Minute Homily Feast of the Chair of St. Peter, Apostle 2022 February 22, 2024.Matthew 16:13-19 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/022224.cfm The Rock Within Me And You. A majority of us have taken vows. Perhaps you have taken a vow in marriage to God and your spouse. I have taken vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience to […]

Wednesday, 1st Week in Lent, February 21, 2024

Father Rick’s Three-Minute Homily for Wednesday, 1st Week in Lent February 21, 2024, Luke 11:29-32 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/022124.cfm The Belly of a Whale. How often do we have plans, maybe golfing or a picnic, and it is pouring down rain? That can be a real bummer if all you do is get wet. But what happens if […]

Monday 1st Week in Ordinary Time 2024

Father Rick’s Three Minute Homily for Monday 1st Week of Lent February 19, 2024, Matthew 25: 31-46 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/021924.cfm Jesus Incognito. You may remember this story. Mother Teresa of Calcutta wrote, One of our novices came from a far country and a well-to-do family. She was sent right away to our home for the destitute who […]

Saturday after Ash Wednesday, February 18, 2024

Father Rick’s Three Minute Homily for Saturday after Ash Wednesday February 17, 2024, Luke 5:27-32 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/021524.cfm Our Friend Levi (Matthew). Have you ever had a problem you were trying to figure out or looking for an answer? For the life of you, nothing ever came. The more you thought about it, the more frustrating it […]

Friday after Ash Wednesday February 16, 2024

Father Rick’s Two Minute Homily for Friday after Ash Wednesday February 16, 2024, Luke 9:14-15 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/022423.cfm Away from the Lord? Not Really. After my adoration every morning, I end with the benediction and the blessing. Some of the people I bless with Jesus are people who no longer practice their Catholic Faith and are not […]

Tuesday, 6th Week in Ordinary Time, February 13, 2024

Father Rick’s Two-Minute Homily for Tuesday, 6th Week in Ordinary Time, February 13, 2024, Mark 8:14-21 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/021324.cfm Do You Get It? My Dad was a contractor for 45 years. He built churches, mansions, and remodeled homes. He could make anything with wood, a hammer, and some nails. Dad would say, “Son, anything you do, do […]