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Here are links to recordings of homilies and talks given at the Priory.

Homilies (by Fr. Ben O'Rourke OSA)

Date Liturgical ReferenceGospel ReferenceAudioTheme
8 Jun 2014 Feast: Pentecost John 20:19-23 Jesus' password is peace!
25 May 2014 Year A 6th Sunday of Easter John 14:15-21 You are not alone
11 May 2014 Year A 4th Sunday of Easter John 10:1-10 Trust in Jesus
20 Apr 2014 Easter Sunday John 20:1-9 Life handed over
30 Mar 2014 Year A 4th Sunday of Lent John 9:1-41 Misfortune is not related to sin
2 Mar 2014 Year A 8th Sunday of the Year Matthew 6:24-34 Do not worry
23 Feb 2014 Year A 7th Sunday of the Year Matthew 5:38-48 We are not expected to feel forgiveness
09 Feb 2014 Year A 5th Sunday of the Year Matthew 5:13-16 Let Your Light Shine
02 Feb 2014 Presentation of Our Lord Luke 2:22-40 Letting Go
19 Jan 2014 Year A 2nd Sunday of the Year John 1:29-34 Getting back on our feet
05 Jan 2014 Epiphany Matthew 2:1-12 When we lose the star
25 Dec 2013 Christmas Day Luke 2:15-20 Looking for the Good News
15 Dec 2013 Year A 3rd Sunday of Advent Matthew 11:2-11 Comfort in our darkness
24 Nov 2013 Year C Christ The King Luke 23:35-43 When bad things happen
25 Dec 2011 Christmas Day Luke 2:15-20 Jesus is with us, all will be well
20 Nov 2011 Year A Christ The King Matthew 25:31-46 Inner Beauty
09 Oct 2011 Year A 28th Sunday of the Year Matthew 22:1-10 Who would you invite to your banquet?
02 Oct 2011 Year A 27th Sunday of the Year Matthew 21:33-43 Do Not Worry
04 Sep 2011 Year A 23rd Sunday of the Year Matthew 18:15-20 Do Not Despair
26 Jun 2011 Year A Corpus Christi John 6:51-49 To be broken and given for others
22 May 2011 Year A 5th Sunday of Easter John 14:1-12 In His hands all is made good
01 May 2011 Year A 2nd Sunday of Easter John 20:19-31 Tragedy is never God's will
24 Apr 2011 Easter Sunday John 20:1-9 Surrender and renew
20 Mar 2011 Year A 2nd Sunday of Lent Matthew 17:1-9 Dealing with disappointment
13 Mar 2011 Year A 1st Sunday of Lent Matthew 4:1-11 "I hate Lent!"
27 Feb 2011 Year A 8th Sunday of the Year Matthew 6:24-34 You don't need to carry your worry alone
13 Feb 2011 Year A 6th Sunday of the Year Matthew 5:17-37 Good religion vs. bad religion
23 Jan 2011 Year A 3rd Sunday of the Year Matthew 4:12-23 What do you want me to do for you?
25 Dec 2010 Christmas Day: Mass at Dawn Luke 2:15-20 Thoughts at Christmas
19 Dec 2010 Year A 4th Sunday of Advent Matthew 1:18-24 Seeing, living, loving from a deeper place
21 Nov 2010 Year C Christ The King Luke 23:35-43 The Kingdom of God is within each one of us
24 Oct 2010 Year C 30th Sunday of the Year Luke 18:9-14 There are judges...and judges!
17 Oct 2010 Year C 29th Sunday of the Year Luke 18:1-8 Prayer is a time for listening to God
12 Sep 2010 Year C 24th Sunday of the Year Luke 15:1-32 The complete embrace of God
29 Aug 2010 Year C 22nd Sunday of the Year Luke 14:1,7-14 Gathering up the fragments of our failures
22 Aug 2010 Year C 21st Sunday of the Year Luke 13:22-30 Going through the narrow door
08 Aug 2010 Year C 19th Sunday of the Year Luke 12:32-48 Do not be afraid
25 Jul 2010 Year C 17th Sunday of the Year Luke 11:1-13 Prayer is the time to set the Lord before us
27 Jun 2010 Year C 13th Sunday of the Year Luke 9:51-62 You are not alone; He is with you
20 Jun 2010 Year C 12th Sunday of the Year Luke 9:18-24 It's huge - settling for a life we hadn't planned
23 May 2010 Feast: Pentecost John 20:19-23 Love in order to find God
02 May 2010 Year C 5th Sunday of Easter John 13: 31-33, 34-35 A way through the hurt
18 Apr 2010 Year C 3rd Sunday of Easter John 21:1-19 "Come and have breakfast"
14 Feb 2010 Year C 6th Sunday of the Year Luke 6:17, 20-26 What goes into the head goes out; what goes into the heart changes you
31 Jan 2010 Year C 4th Sunday of the Year Luke 4:21-30 What makes us true followers of Jesus?
24 Jan 2010 Year C 3rd Sunday of the Year Luke 1:1-4; 4:14-21 Follow Jesus to where we are not yet
25 Dec 2009 Christmas Day: Mass at Dawn Luke 2:15-20 Thoughts at Christmas
06 Dec 2009 Year C 2nd Sunday of Advent Luke 3:1-6 Change the direction in which you are looking for happiness
22 Nov 2009 Feast: Christ the King John 18:33-37 His kingdom is a different country
15 Nov 2009 Year B 33rd Sunday of the Year  Mark 13:24-32   My plans for you are peace, not disaster
01 Nov 2009 Feast: All Saints  Matthew 5:1-12   It is difficult in a crowd to see Christ
04 Oct 2009 Year B 27th Sunday of the Year  Mark 10:2-16   Return to the child within you
20 Sep 2009 Year B 25th Sunday of the Year  Mark 9:30-37   God invites us to listen 
02 Aug 2009 Year B 18th Sunday of the Year  John 6:24-35   We need Jesus, the bread of life, to sustain us
26 Jul 2009 Year B 17th Sunday of the Year  John 6:1-15   Jesus can turn our weakness into our strength
28 Jun 2009 Feast: Saints Peter and Paul Matthew 16:13-19   Trust the place that is solid
31 May 2009 Feast: Pentecost John 20:19-23 The one who answers our cries
10 May 2009 Year B 5th Sunday of Easter John 15:1-8 Our deepest DNA is the life of God within us
03 May 2009 Year B 4th Sunday of Easter John 10:11-18 The finger of God in the events of life
26 Apr 2009 Feast: Mary, Mother of Good Counsel John 2:1-11 All is in God's hands
12 Apr 2009 Easter Sunday John 20:1-9 Faith is about waiting
29 Mar 2009 Year B 5th Sunday of Lent John 12:20-33 Befriending our wounds
08 Mar 2009 Year B 2nd Sunday of Lent Mark 9:2-10   God is working in our lives
01 Feb 2009 Year B 4th Sunday of the Year Mark 1:21-28 They brought their pain to Jesus
25 Jan 2009 Year B 3rd Sunday of the Year Mark 1:14-20   Walk along with Jesus
04 Jan 2009 Feast: The Epiphany Matthew 2:1-12    A kindness a day!
21 Dec 2008 Year B 4th Sunday of Advent Luke 1:26-38     God comes to us humbly
30 Nov 2008 Year B 1st Sunday of Advent Mark 13:33-37   Stay awake

Talks

 Date SubjectSpeakerAudio
06 May 2012 Come away to a quiet place Fr Ben O'Rourke OSA
24 April 2012 Augustinian Spirituality - Journey to your Heart Fr Ben O'Rourke OSA
24 April 2012 The subtle presence of God - Talk 1 Fr Brian Lowery OSA
24 April 2012 First public reading of Fr Ben's new translation of the Confessions of St Augustine Fr Ben O'Rourke OSA
25 April 2012 The subtle presence of God - Talk 2 Fr Brian Lowery OSA
25 April 2012 The subtle presence of God - Talk 3 Fr Brian Lowery OSA
25 April 2012 Studying the Homilies  of St Augustine Fr Brian Lowery OSA
28 Mar 2009 The Holy Spirit in our lives Fr. Martin Nolan OSA
27 Mar 2009 For Paul "Everything Belongs" Fr. Martin Nolan OSA
17 Mar 2009 St. Paul's message to a divided Church Rev. Martin Roberts  
10 Mar 2009 St. Paul's message to real people with real problems Fr. Bernard Rolls OSA
03 Mar 2009 St. Paul's Vision of Community Magdalen Houlihan
03 Dec 2008 St. Paul Fr. Martin Nolan OSA
26 Nov 2008 St. Paul's Early Life Fr. Ben O'Rourke OSA  

 

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