Fr. John Weckend's homilies for St. Cecilia parish.
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Nov. 1, 2009. Year B in readings cycle 2011-12.


Saturday, October 29 - 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time
Listen - Gospel Matthew 23: 1-12 (2.3 MB; 1 min, 40 sec)
Listen - Homily (14.3 MB; 10 min, 7 sec) "There's a story of a fairly new ordained priest who was kind of a little bit into himself..."

Sunday, October 23 - 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Listen - Gospel Matthew 22: 34-40

Sunday, October 16 - 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Listen - Gospel Matthew 22: 15-21 (2.1 MB; 1 min, 31 sec)
Listen - Homily (16.8 MB; 17 min, 3 sec) "I found it, first of all, rather interesting that the Gospel we just heard, the famous question about taxes to Caesar, occurs only in the Gospel of St. Matthew. And why not..."

Sunday, October 9 - 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Listen - Gospel Matthew 22: 1-14 (3.0 KB; 2 min, 9 sec)
Listen - Homily (10.3 KB; 7 min, 20 sec) "About two months ago, I invested in one of these things. It's called an iPhone..."

Sunday, October 2 - 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Listen - Gospel Matthew 21: 33-43 (3.2 KB; 2 min, 14 sec)
Listen - Homily (17.7 KB; 12 min, 37 sec) "A number of months ago now, as I was beginning to think of this anniversary date..."

Saturday, September 24 - 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Listen - Gospel Matthew 21: 28-32 (2.0 KB; 1 min, 27 sec)
Listen - Homily (11.5 KB; 8 min, 11 sec) "When I was kind of pondering this parable of the two sons I kind of thought how in our families sometimes, we have children..."

Sunday, September 18 - 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time - audio not available

Sunday, September 11 - 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Fr. John in Queen City Marathon.

Sunday, September 4 - 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Listen - Gospel Matthew 18: 15-20 (2.1 KB; 1 min, 31 sec)
Listen - Homily (14.7 KB; 10 min, 27 sec) "I'll begin with a little story that I'm almost positive I've shared with you before, but after all, it is still summer and we're still into reruns. So bear with me. A man who had just finished paving his driveway..."


Fr. Weckend Homily Archives
July -- August 2011
May -- June 2011
March -- April 2011
Jan -- February 2011
Nov -- December 2010
Sept -- October 2010
July -- August 2010
May -- June 2010
March -- April 2010
January -- February 2010
December 2009
October -- November 2009
August -- September 2009
June -- July 2009
April -- May 2009
February -- March 2009
December 2008 -- January 2009
October -- November 2008
August -- September 2008