Father's Day & Corpus Christi 2022. Cultural examples from TV over the years of wounded, small fathers who are not admired but only laughed at.
Pentecost - the greatest gift is the gift of a Person
Preparing a place and giving us hope, rather than ditching a messy world.
God did not design us to be machines
Concrete examples in everyday life of picking up the Cross on the way to Glory
The Church is a Mother too, in all the fullness of motherhood - tender, merciful, encouraging, challenging, loving
Forgiveness different than reconciliation
You are no fool for wanting it all. Easter Sunday 2022.
The wonder isn't in the suffering and evil, but in the response to it.
Why would the Lord of the Universe become unimpressive?
We look at what we value, and this week God directs our gaze to what He values.
After the condemnation dissipates, her true identity emerges once again.
Sacraments are Jesus reaching us with His saving physical touch.
How do repentance and mercy go together?
262. Fr. Ryan Homily - In the Sacred Books The Father who is in Heaven meets his children with great love and speaks to them
What the Scriptures really are.
Receiving and pouring, receiving and pouring...
Why is Jesus standing in line for Baptism like everyone else?
The 3 Wise men weren't just nice guys bringing gifts to a baby.
Christmas homily - The highest beauty entering the lowest of places.
Fr. Ryan Christmas Homily 2021
This Advent lean into Silence, working on Sin, and Service.
Time, time, time.
There are 2 Kingdoms, 2 armies, 2 destinies.
The End is Near? The end of what?
Homily on Halloween ties in the spiritual life and the Lord's posture to us.
Not just one saint today, but the fact that God always wants a human community gathered with Him.
A deep look into the healing of the blind man and our own reticence to cry out.
The Lord who knows, who really knows.
How much should I pray? How do I approach God? How do I get started?
What is the cause of every divorce?
There are so many beautiful different ways of being one certain thing.
Who among us is the greatest? The one with the greatest talents?
Our Lord transforms and heals by coming in the flesh in the here and now. Doctors heal with touch.
Christianity is not about following a list of rules, but about growing in participation in God's own life & holiness. 2 Peter 1:4
Fr. Ryan is pleased to tackle the commonly misunderstood Ephesians 5 passage about wives and husbands.
The Blessed Virgin Mary's Bodily Assumption gives us a glimpse into God's plan for our future redemption.
The blessing, dignity, and gift of grandparents and the elderly
Becoming part of the Divine Family
Pentecost, Holy Spirit, Transformation, Fortitude.
You're an eagle, baby!
Fr. Ryan's opening remarks to the candidates and homily from the parish celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation.