Thursday of the First Week in Ordinary Time. Sometimes, we have hardened hearts towards particular people in our lives. A reflection on striving for a heart full of compassion, like Jesus had, so we can be more open and accepting towards others. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 01-12-17.

Direct download: 01-12-17_PityForHardHearts.mp3
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Monday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time. A bad habit is tough to break, and it's often easy for us to become set in our ways. Father Dave reflects on fighting against these negative thoughts and actions, and moving towards a willingness to be healed, even when it's difficult. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 01-30-17.

Direct download: 01-30-17_EasierToLiveWithDisfunctionThan2Bhealed.mp3
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Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time. Jesus tells us to be "poor in spirit," but what does that actually mean? Father Dave explains this burning desire to be with God. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 01-29-17.

Direct download: 01-29-17_MakeMeMorePoor-InSpirit.mp3
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Thursday of the Second Week in Ordinary Time. Samuel tells God, "Lord, I have come to do your will." Father Dave reflects on what Samuel's spirit of service means for us, especially when we take actions of direct service like volunteering at a local soup kitchen. Father Dave considers what it means to be open and accepting of doing the Lord's will, even when it isn't easy. Preached at St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 01-19-17.

Direct download: 01-19-17_SamuelAtTheSoupKitchen.mp3
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