Where are we looking for Jesus? Have we found Jesus? Early in the morning Mary Magdalene, Joanna, and Mary the mother of James went to the tomb looking for Jesus. But Jesus was not there. The Angels appeared to them and told them that they were looking in the wrong...read more
6th Sunday “C” Luke 6, 17, 20-26 Jesus came down with the twelve and stood on a stretch of level ground with a great crowd of his disciples and a large number of the people from all Judea and Jerusalem and the coastal region of Tyre and Sidon. And raising his...read more
The Redemptorist Missionaries of the Denver Province Homilies for Fourth Sunday of Advent, 2016 – Father Patrick Keyes, C.Ss.R.
Be very careful of your dreams! Do you dream? Yes, of course you do, we all have dreams, even if you don’t remember them. Dreams of course are not just falling asleep and waking up and saying, you know what I just dreamt? I dreamt that Santa Claus left me a new car...read more
Happy first Sunday of Advent! Let’s begin on a pleasant note why don’t we. We have begun this holy season, this time of preparation for the celebration of the incarnation. It is time of joy and generosity. It is a time for parties and celebrations. It is time for...read more
I use to live in the great state of Kansas. Kansas is known as the “bread basket” of the world. I remember driving on the highway and you would always see these signs, “1 Kansas farmer feeds 128 people + you.” Now I wasn’t a wheat farmer in Kansas, I was a priest, but...read more
At this time of the year everyone wants to live in Minneapolis, don’t they? After all we have the best chances of a white Christmas. It really isn’t Christmas if you don’t have snow, right? Christmas has to be white, without snow it really isn’t Christmas. Driving...read more