Reach Out!

Reach Out! In this beautiful homily for 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Father Hanly reminds us that the Messiah is not only in heaven calling us all to eternal life, he is down on the earth trying to teach us how to change this world. Readings First Reading: Ezekiel 33:7-9 Responsorial Psalm: Psalms…

Spread the Word!

Spread the Word! In this beautiful homily for The Ascension of the Lord, Year A, Father Hanly looks at our doubts and feelings of inadequacy and then reminds us the salvation of the world is now in our hands. Readings First Reading: Acts 1:1-11 Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 47:2-3, 6-7, 8-9 Second Reading: Ephesians 1:17-23 Gospel:…

50th Anniversary of Ordination

50th Anniversary of Ordination Father Hanly’s homily from the Mass to celebrate his 50th Anniversary of Ordination on the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity on 7th June 2009, just before his departure for New York to celebrate his 50th Anniversary of Ordination at Maryknoll in New York. Father was ordained on 13th June 1959….

Ascension of the Lord

Ascension of the Lord In his homily for Ascension of the Lord, Year B, Father Hanly tells us that the Risen Lord is with us – and we are his hands and we are his feet and we are his voice, and we, when we forgive each other and love each other and care for…