Through Death Into New Life

Through Death Into New Life In this beautiful homily for Easter Sunday, Year A, Father Hanly explains that Jesus passes through death not alone but with us, every last one of us. Father then looks at what this means for us. Readings First Reading: Acts 10:34, 37-43Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23Second Reading: Colossians 3:1-4, or First…

“Master, The One You Love Is Ill”

“Master, The One You Love Is Ill” In this wonderful homily for 5th Sunday of Lent, Year A, Father Hanly explains that the key to understanding the gospel about the raising of Lazarus can be found in the words “Master, the one you love is ill.” Readings First Reading: Ezekiel 37:12-14Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 130:1-2, 3-4,…

The Response To Tragic Loss

The Response To Tragic Loss This very moving homily by Father Hanly for 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, would help anyone trying to deal with a tragic loss. It is a response to the killing of Hong Kong hostages in Manila in 2010. Readings for Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C First…

Death and Faith and Miracles

Death and Faith and Miracles In Father Hanly’s beautiful homily for 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B, he examines what Jesus teaches us about death and faith and miracles. Readings First Reading: Wisdom 1:13-15, 2:23-24Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 30:2, 4, 5-6, 11, 12, 13Second Reading: Second Corinthians 8:7, 9, 13-15Gospel: Mark 5:21-43 or 5:21-24, 35-43 Recording…