Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time. On a recent mission trip to Colorado, Father Dave calls us to find the lost people of faith in our lives and bring them back, just like the shepherd did when he went looking for the lost sheep in the desert. Preached at a Backyard Mass in Niwot, Colorado on 09-11-16.

Direct download: 09-10-16_WhosTheLostSheepInUrLife.mp3
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Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. God found value in the city of Bethlehem and the Blessed Virgin Mary -- both seemed very insignificant at the time because they were small, weak, and young. It is important for us to remember that God never finds us to be insignificant. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 09-08-16.

Direct download: 09-08-16_GodWillUseUrInsignificance.mp3
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Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time. Have you seen the new Boar's Head ad with the slogan "Compromise Elsewhere?" Father Dave considers the striking similarity to Jesus' message to His disciples. Preached at the Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli e Martiri, Rome on 09-04-16.

Direct download: 09-04-16_CompromiseElsewhere.mp3
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Twenty-first Monday in Ordinary Time. In the first reading, Paul praises the faith of the Thessalonians. Consider how we might be like the Thessalonians... will others praise us for the commitment we have to our faith? Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 08-22-16.

Direct download: 08-22-16_WillPeopleBoastAboutU.mp3
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Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time. Just like Olympic competition requires great strength, effort, and struggle, Jesus reminds us that it's not easy to enter The Kingdom of God. No matter how good we think we might be, we must keep on practicing and striving for greatness. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 08-21-16.

Direct download: 08-21-16_OlympiansDontTakeMedals4Granted.mp3
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It can seem easier to be in touch with God while on a retreat or pilgrimage, but maintaining that same spiritual connection afterwards can feel a bit challenging. Father Dave gives a special homily during a pilgrimage in Poland on sustaining those deep feelings of closeness with God in the everyday. Preached at St. Andrew’s in Krakow, Poland. 08-07-16.

Direct download: 08-07-16_PilgrimBackpacks.mp3
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Monday of the Sixteenth Week in Ordinary Time. The Prophet Micah gives us a good mantra to live by. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 07-18-16.

Direct download: 07-18-16_DoRightLoveGoodWalkHumblyWithGod.mp3
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Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. We all seek balance in our lives. In this homily, a reflection on finding harmony in our personal and spiritual lives. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 07-17-16.

Direct download: 07-17-16_Being-DoingBalance.mp3
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Thursday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time. Have you ever wanted something so bad - a vacation, a promotion at work, or new toy - that you just can't wait to have it? We should feel the same way about our relationship with God and yearn to be with Him forever. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 07-14-16.

Direct download: 07-14-16_Yearning4Vacation.mp3
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Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles. Saints Peter and Paul helped create a strong foundation for our Church. We, too, are a part of this foundation and must continue to build off of what Peter and Paul started. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 06-29-16.

Direct download: 06-29-16_BuiltUponUrFaith.mp3
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