Sermons and Reflections by our Pastor and
our Deacons
arranged by Gospel Reference
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Gospel Reference
Gospel Topic
Date given
Liturgical occasion and Sermon By
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Matt 1:1-25
Genealogy of Jesus;
message to Mary from angel
12/24/2020
Matt 2:1-12
Herod plans to kill the infant
Jesus; Magi go home
another way
01/02/2021
Matt 5:1-12a
The Beatitudes. (All Saints
sermon)
10/31/2020
Matt 10:26-33
Do not be afraid, even if
there is "terror on every
side"
6/21/2020
Matt 10:37-42
The cost of discipleship is
very high. "Whoever loves
father or mother more than
me is not worthy of me."
6/28/2020
Matt 11:25-30
Humility versus pride. A
king rides a chariot, Jesus
rides a donkey. Praise to the
Father
7/5/2020
Matt 13:1-23
Parable of the Sower, as
explained by Jesus
7/12/2020
Matt 13:24-43
Parable of the weeds among
the wheat. Reflection of a
personal experience
involving an autistic child
and a family tragedy.
7/19/2020
Matt 13:44-52
The kingdom of heaven. It is
a presence all around, but
we do not see it.
7/26/2020
Matt 14:13-21
Feeding the five thousand.
A crowd too big to fit in a
synagogue.
8/2/2020
Matt 14:22-33
Walking on water. Dialogues
between God and people.
8/9/2020
Matt 15:21-28
The Canaanite woman.
Jesus did not come only to
the House of Israel.
8/16/2020
Matt 16:13-20
Peter acknowledges Jesus
is the Messiah. Jesus gives
the keys to the kingdom of
heaven. Our leaders.
8/23/2020
Matt 16:21-27
It's hard to practice
discipleship. First prediction
by Jesus of the Passion
8/30/2020
Matt 18:15-20
If a brother sins against you
9/6/2020
Matt 18:21-35
Parable of the unforgiving
servant
9/13/2020
Matt 20:1-16a
Workers in the vineyard
9/20/2020
Matt 21:28-32
Parable of two sons
9/26/2020 (vigil
Mass)
Matt 21:33-43
Parable of the tenants
10/3/2020 (vigil
Mass)
Matt 22:1-14
Parable of the wedding feast
10/10/2020 (vigil
Mass)
Matt 22:15-21
Render to Caesar what is
Caesar's, and to God what
is God's
10/17/2020 (vigil
Mass)
Matt 22:34-40
Which commandment in the
law is the greatest?
10/24/2020
(vigil Mass)
Matt 25:14-30
Parable of the talents and
the servant who did not use
what was entrusted to him
11/14/2020 (vigil
Mass)
Matt 25:31-46
When did we see you
hungry and feed you or
thirsty and give you drink?
11/21/2020 (vigil
Mass)
Matt 26:14-27:66
The Passion of Our Lord.
The substance of Holy
Week. Deprivation.
4/5/2020
(sermon in
English
and
also in Spanish
)
Matt 28:1-10
The Resurrection of Jesus.
What does it mean to rise
from the dead?
4/11/2020
Matt 28:16-20
Commissioning the
Disciples. "Go, therefore,
and make disciples of all
nations."
5/24/2020






5/30/2021
Deacon Tom Fursman
Father Michael Duffy
Deacon Al Benet
Sermons based on Matthew
Monsignor Thomas
Miller (visiting)
Monsignor Francis
Muench (visiting