March 23rd, 2020 | 5 mins 25 secs
cornavirus, faith, lent, reflection
Reflection for Monday of the 4th Week of Lent
March 22nd, 2020 | 6 mins 24 secs
a, cornavirus, diocese of austin, lent, reflection, sight
Reflection on the Gospel for the 4th Sunday of Lent 2020
March 19th, 2020 | 43 mins 14 secs
charity, defect, excess, freedom, lent, sloth, vice, virtue
We talk about how the vice of sloth resists the demands which having a loving relationship with God places upon us and how sticking to charity can eliminate it from our lives!
March 12th, 2020 | 34 mins 13 secs
charity, defect, excess, freedom, lent, vainglory, vice, virtue
What is glory? What kind of glory is vain? How can we become truly magnanimous - great-souled - instead of seeking honor?
March 5th, 2020 | 37 mins 21 secs
charity, defect, envy, excess, excess and defect 2020, freedom, gratitude, lent, vice, virtue
In this episode, we discuss the "diabolical" vice of envy. Envy is sorrow at another's good.
February 27th, 2020 | 34 mins 35 secs
charity, christ, defect, excess, excess and defect 2020, lent, pride, vice, virtue
In this first episode of our Lenten series on the vices we talk about virtue and vice in general, how Christ is the model of virtue, and how pride is the root of all the vices in our lives.
February 24th, 2020 | 17 mins 32 secs
conversion, flourishing, holiness, homily, perfection, saint, vice, virtue
God calls you and me to flourish with him supernaturally. He calls us to become like him and gives us the grace to make it happen. But he wants us to cooperate and respond to this grace in freedom. How will we respond to his gift of grace.
January 26th, 2020 | 19 mins 11 secs
a-ot-3, envy, espanol, homilia
January 26th, 2020 | 18 mins 31 secs
a-ot-3, competition, cooperation, envy, homily, jealousy, rivalry, virtue
Jesus calls us to find our deepest identity from our relationship with Him, rather than in comparison with others which leads to envy.
December 25th, 2019 | 12 mins 48 secs
a, christmas, homily
The infant Jesus lying in the manger reveals God. When he smiles, God smiles. When he cries, God cries. When he grasps the finger of Mary or Joseph or a shepherd, it is God grasping the human hand. The delightful and defenseless infant Jesus gently demands something from us. The child of Bethlehem gently invites us to love him…and responding to that invitation love means changing our lives.
December 17th, 2019 | 15 mins 11 secs
2019 - 12 - 19 The Suffering Joy of St. John by W…
December 17th, 2019 | 17 mins 9 secs
2019 - 12 - 15 La alegria suffriendo de San Juan …