St. Peter Parish, Pacifica, California

Father JerryThese Reflections are summaries of homilies given by our Pastor, Father Jerome Foley.  You can search them by using the "Find on Page" function.  Just hold the control key and hit "F" to open a search window.   Then enter the words, phrase, or date you are looking for.  You can also simply browse the page for a relevant reflection.

 

Sunday April 12, 2015 : Second Week of Easter
Acts 4:32-35, 1Jn 5:1-6, Jn 20:19-31

As we consider the readings today we have an opportunity to reflect further during the week.

Sunday April 19, 2015 : Third Week of Easter
Acts 3:13-15, 17-19; 1 Jn 2:1-5a; Lk 24:35-48

As we consider the readings today we have an opportunity to reflect further during the week.

Sunday April 26, 2015 : Fourth Week of Easter
Acts 4:8-12, 1 Jn 3:1-2, Jn 10:11-18

As we consider the readings today we have an opportunity to reflect further during the week.

Sunday May 3, 2015 : Fifth Week of Easter
Acts 9:26-31; 1 Jn 3:18-24; Jn 15:1-8

As we consider the readings today we have an opportunity to reflect further during the week.

Sunday May 17, 2015 : The Ascension of the Lord
Acts 1:1-11; Eph 4:1-13; Mk 16:15-20

Today we celebrate the Ascension of the Lord and should reflect on:

Sunday June 7, 2015 : The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi)
Ex 24:3-8; Heb 9:11-15; Mk 14:12-16, 22-26

Today we celebrate the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ and should reflect on:

Sunday June 14, 2015 : Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ez 17:22-24; 2Cor 5:6-10; Mk 4:26-34

Sunday June 21, 2015 : Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Job 38:1,8-11; 2 Cor 5:14-17; Mk 4:35-41

Sunday July 12, 2015 : Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Amos 7:12-15; Eph 1:3-14; Mk 6:7-13

Sunday July 26, 2015 : Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
2 Kgs 4:42-44; Eph 4:1-6; Jn 6:1-15

Will We Have Enough?

Sunday August 2, 2015 : Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ex 16:2-4, 12-15; Eph 4:17, 20-24; Jn 6:24-35

Whoever comes to me will never hunger, and whoever believes in me will never thirst.

Sunday August 16, 2015 : Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prv. 9:1-6; Eph. 5:15-20; Jn 6:51-58

My flesh is true food and my blood is true drink

Sunday August 23, 2015 : Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time
Jos 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b; Eph 5:21-32; Jn 6:60-69

To whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life.

Sunday August 30, 2015 : Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Dt 4:1-2, 6-8; Jas 1:17-18, 21b-22, 27; Mk 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

I greet you with a good heart.

Sunday September 13, 2015 : Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Is 50:5-9a; Jas 2:14-18; Mk 8:27-35

How do we define God?

Sunday October 4, 2015 : The Feast of Saint Francis of Assisi
Sirach 50:1, 3-4, 6-7; Gal 6:14-18; Mt 11:25-30

Sunday October 18, 2015 : The Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time
Is 53:10-11; Heb 4:14-16; Mk 10:35-45

Sunday October 25, 2015 : The Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time
Jer 31:7-9; Heb 5:1-6; Mk 10:46-52

Sunday November 1, 2015 : All Saints, Solemnity
Rv 7:2-4, 9-14; 1 Jn 3:1-3; Mt 5:1-12a

Sunday November 8, 2015 : Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time
1 Kgs 17:10-16; Heb 9:24-28; Mk 12:38-44

This poor widow put in more than all the others.

Sunday November 15, 2015 : Thirty-third Week in Ordinary Time
Dan 12:1-3; Heb 10:11-14; Mk 13:24-32

He will gather his elect from the four winds

Sunday November 22, 2015 : Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ,
King of the Universe
Dan 7:13-14; Rev 1:5-8; Jn 18:33b-37

You say I am a king

Sunday December 13, 2015 : Third Sunday of Advent
Zep 3:14-18a; Is 12:2-6; Lk 3:10-18

The Lord will rejoice over you with gladness

Sunday December 20, 2015 : Fourth Sunday of Advent
Mi 5:1-4a; Heb 10:5-10; Lk 1:39-45

And how does this happen to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?

Friday January 1, 2016 : The Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God
Nm 6:22-27; Gal 4:4-7; Lk 2:16-21

They found Mary and Joseph and the infant. When the eight days were completed, he was named Jesus.

Sunday January 3, 2016 : The Epiphany of the Lord
Is 60:1-6; Eph 3:2-3a, 5-6; Mt 2:1-12

We saw his star at its rising and have come to do him homage.

Sunday, January 10, 2016 : The Baptism of the Lord
Is 42:1-4, 6-7; Acts 10:34-38; Lk 3:15-16, 21-22

When Jesus had been baptized and was praying, heaven was opened.

Sunday, January 17, 2016 : Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ps 96:1-2, 2-3, 7-8, 9-10; 1 Cor 12:4-11; Jn 2:1-11

God delights in us.

Sunday, January 24, 2016 : Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
Neh 8:2-4a, 5-6, 8-10; 1Cor 12:12-30 (12-14, 27); Lk 1:1-4, 4:14-21

Today this Scripture passage is fulfilled.

Sunday, January 31, 2016 : Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Jer 1:4-5, 17-19; 1 Cor 12:31-13:13; Lk 4:21-30

Like Elijah and Elisha, Jesus was not sent only to the Jews.

Sunday, February 14, 2016 : First Sunday of Lent
Dt 26:4-10; Rom 10:8-13; Lk 4:1-13

The confession of faith; whom do we serve?

Sunday, April 3, 2016 : Second Sunday of Easter
Acts 5:12-16; Rev 1:9-11a, 12-13, 17-19; Jn 20-19.31

Reflecting on the Book of Revelation

Sunday, April 10, 2016 : Third Sunday of Easter
Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41; Rev 5:11-14; Jn 21:1-19

The Crossroads of Discipleship

Sunday, April 17, 2016 : Fourth Sunday of Easter
Acts 13:14, 43-52; Rev 7:9; 14b-17; Jn 10-27-30

Good Shepherd Sunday -  My Sheep hear my voice

Sunday, May 1, 2016 : Sixth Sunday of Easter
Acts 15:1-2, 22-29; Rev 21:10-14, 22-23; Jn 14:23-29

The angel showed me the holy city coming down out of heaven

Sunday, May 15, 2016 : Pentecost Sunday
Acts 2:1-11; Cor 12:3b-7, 12-13; Jn 14:15-16, 23b-26

The Holy Spirit will teach you everything

Sunday, June 4, 2016 : Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
1 Kgs 17:17-24; Gal 1:11-19; Lk 7:11-17

See! Your son is alive.

Sunday, July 3, 2016 : The Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Is 66:10-14c; Gal 6:14-18; Lk 10:1-12, 17-20

Your peace will rest on that person

Sunday, July 17, 2016 : The Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Gn 18:1-10a; Col 1:24-28; Lk 10:38-42

Martha welcomed Him. Mary has chosen the better part.

Sunday, July 24, 2016 : The Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Gn 18:20-32; Col 2:12-14; Lk 11:1-13

God has brought you to life along with Christ, having forgiven us all our transgressions.

Sunday, August 7, 2016 : The Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Wis 18:6-9; Heb 11:1-2, 8-19; Lk 12:32-48

At an hour you do not expect the Son of Man will come.

Sunday, August 21, 2016 : The Twenty First Sunday in Ordinary Time
Is 66:18-21; Heb 12:5-7, 11-13; Lk 13:22-30

For behold, some are last who will be first, and some are first who will be last.

Sunday, November 13, 2016: The Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time
Mal 3:19-20a; 2 Thes 3:7-12; Lk 21:5-19

By our perseverance you will secure your lives.

Sunday April 22, 2018 : Fourth Sunday of Easter
Acts 4:8-12; 1 John 3:-1-2; John 10:11-18

Sunday April 29, 2018 : Fifth Sunday of Easter
Acts 9:26-31; 1 John 3:18-24; John 15:1-8

Whoever remains in me and in him will bear much fruit.

Sunday May 10, 2018 : The Ascension of the Lord, Solemnity
Acts 1:1-11; Ephesians 1:17-23; Mark 16:15-20

Sunday May 20, 2018 : Pentecost Sunday, Solemnity
Acts 2:1-11; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12,13; John 20:19-23

Sunday May 27, 2018 : Most Holy Trinity, Solemnity
Deuteronomy 4:32-34, 39-40; Romans 8:14-17; Matthew 28:16-20

Sunday June 3, 2018 : The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Solemnity
Exodus 24:3-8; Hebrews 9:11-15; Mark 14:12-16, 22-26

Sunday July, 1, 2018 : Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Wisdom 1:13-15, 2:23-24; 2 Corinthians 8:7, 9, 13-15; Mark 21-43

Sunday July 15, 2018 : Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Amos 7:12-15; Ephesians 1:3-14; Mark 6:7-13

Sunday August, 5, 2018 : Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Exodus 16:2-4, 12-15; Ephesians 4:17, 20-24; John 6:24-35

Whoever comes to me will never hunger, and whoever believes in me will never thirst.

Sunday August 12, 2018 : Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Kings 19:4-8; Ephesians 4:30-5:2; John 6:41-51

I am the living bread that came down from heaven.

Sunday August 26th, 2018 : Twenty-First Sunday of Ordinary Time
Joshua 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b; Ephesians 5:21-32; John 6:60-69

To whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life

Sunday September 9, 2018 : TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME
Isaiah 35:4-7a; James 2:1-5; Mark 7:31-37

He makes the deaf hear and the mute speak.

Sunday September 16, 2018 : Twenty-Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time
Isaiah 50:5-9a; James 2:14-18; Mark 8:27-35

You are the Christ…the Son of Man must suffer greatly

Sunday September 23, 2018 : Twenty-Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time
Wisdom 2:12, 17-20; James 3:16-4:3; Mark 9:30-37

The Son of Man is to be handed over … Whoever wishes to be first will be the servant of all.

Sunday October 7, 2018 : Twenty-Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time
Genesis 2:18-24; Hebrews 2:9-11; Mark 10:2-16

 
Let the children come to me

Sunday October 14, 2018 : Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Wisdom 7:7-11; Hebrews 4:12-13; Mark 10:17-30

Sell what you have, and follow me

Sunday November 4, 2018 : Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time
Deuteronomy 6:2-6; Hebrews 7:23-28; Mark 12:28b-34

Love the Lord your God, Love your neighbor

Sunday November 11, 2018 : Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Kings 17:10-16; Hebrews 9:24-28; Mark 12:38-44

This poor woman put in more than all the others

Sunday December 2, 2018 : First Sunday of Advent
Jeremiah 33:14-16; 1 Thessalonians 3:12-4:2; Luke 21:25-28, 34-36

The Son of Man will come in a cloud with power and great glory.

December 16th, 2018 : Third Sunday of Advent
Zephaniah 3:14-18a; Philippians 4:4-7; Luke 3:10-18

Begin Where You Are

Sunday December 23, 2018 : Fourth Sunday of Advent
Micah 5:1-4a; Hebrews 10:5-10; Luke 1:39-45

And how does this happen to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?