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

This time of papal transition moves us to a consideration of the title "Vicar of Christ" and the humility of the Christ who withstood temptation so as to carry out the ultimate act of love for humanity.

Direct download: KML_2013-02-17_800am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:20pm CDT

The idea of the holy: wholly other, but involved in the lives of human beings.

Direct download: KML_2013-02-10_945am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:16pm CDT

When we presume to offer a word for the good of the public, we must be sure that we are acting with love for our listeners.

Direct download: KML_2013-02-03_800am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm CDT

A sense of belonging is necessary if we are to understand ourselves as members of the Body of Christ.  We keep in mind that our differences contribute to the health of the entire body.

Direct download: KML_2013-01-27_800am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:47pm CDT

The anxieties of getting married, and the fact that God has espoused us to himself.

Direct download: KML_2013-01-20_800am.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:34pm CDT