Sunday Homilies

from Father Kevin Laughery, Troy St. Jerome and St. Jacob St. James Parishes, Diocese of Springfield in Illinois. Note: Comments from this page do not reach me; instead, email:

The Podcasts

We may muse about "the end of the world," but our God is calling us to consider how he is pleased to re-create us and preserve in us the love which alone endures.

Direct download: KML_2011-12-04_800am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:18pm CDT

"Advent" denotes an arrival -- but how often do we protest that God is absent from human existence?  We can consider the ways in which we have been inattentive to God's presence.

Direct download: KML_2011-11-27_800am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:08pm CDT

What do we seek when we are powerless?  We hope that someone will exercise personal kindness toward us.  This is the very tenor of the Kingdom of Jesus Christ, who is united with all who are cast down.

Direct download: KML_2011-11-20_800am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:01pm CDT