Fr John's Homilies

Homilies of Interest or Special Occasions

The greatest commandment

"The Greatest Commandment"

November 3rd & 4th Homily

Click here to read Fr John's Homily from the 31st Sunday of Ordinary Time 

 

Women

"I am still learning"

October 23rd 2018

Click here to read Fr John's Homily from the St Columba's Graduation Mass 

 

Service

"this is a ministry of service, not entitlement or honour"

October 20th & 21st Homily

Click here to read Fr John's Homily from the 29th Sunday of Ordinary Time 

 

Fr John\'s Homily

"there is always outreach, another chance, words of compassion, understanding, forgiveness and hope"

October 6th & 7th Homily

Click here to read Fr John's Homily from the 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time 

 

Crowd painting

Social Justice Sunday

September 29th & 30th Homily

Click here to read Fr John's Homily from 30th September

 

First Eucharist

St Therese's School and RE Students First Eucharist Weekend 2018

September 15th & 16th Homily

Click here to read Fr John's Homily from 27th July

 

Prophetic Voices

Where and who are the prophetic voices today?

July 7th & 8th Homily

Click here to read Fr John's Homily from 8th July

 

Lent and Easter 2018

Easter Homilies

March 30th - April 1st 2018

Click here to read Fr John's Holy Thursday Homily

Click here to read Fr John's Easter Homily

Christmas at Arcadia 2017

Fr John’s Christmas Homily

27th December 2017

For those who missed it, there is a link to Fr John's Christmas Homily below. 

Click here to read Fr John’s Christmas Homily

Royal Commission into Institutional Response to Child Sexual Abuse

22nd December 2017

On the third weekend of Advent, Fr John spoke in his Homily about the findings of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

 

Click here to read the Homily 

Click here for the website of the Royal Commission

Click here for The Age article Fr John references in his Homily