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Fr Hamilton's Homily Podcast

St. Monica is pleased to offer auto recordings of Fr. Hamilton's homilies as a podcast. Listening to Sunday's homily again during the week is a great way to enrich your faith. You'll also be able to hear homilies you've missed and share them with friends.

Homilies from St. Monica Catholic Church in Edmond, OK.

Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, November 12, 2017

The parable of the ten virgins and the lamps in today's reading from the Gospel of Matthew provides an ideal backdrop to reflect on the four last things: Death, Judgement, Heaven and Hell. Especially in the month of November, when we turn particular attention to the faithful departed, we may consider our own preparedness for the last things. Listen now.

Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Today on All Souls Day, we focus our prayers of the Church Suffering, all who in the purifying suffering of Purgatory, await the day they will join in the heavenly glory.  In today's homily Fr. Stephen Hamilton reflects on Purgatory and our understanding of the cost of purification. Listen now.

Solemnity of All Saints

Thursday, November 02, 2017

On the day of this feast in which we celebrate all the known and unknown saints who are now in Heaven. Looking to their example and asking their intercession as we strive for our own santification. In today's homily Fr. Stephen Hamilton reflects on the holiness of the Church. Listen now.

Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, October 15, 2017

In today's homily Fr. Stephen Hamilton reflects on the parable of the King and the vineyard. Our Father in Heaven never ceases to invite us to the Heavenly banquet. Through the intercession of Our Lady of Fatima and the shepherd children may we welcome God's invitation to the Banquet of Life and so be found worthy to come. Listen now.

Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, October 08, 2017

In the parable of the tenants in the vineyard, we are challenged to produce fruit of God's Kingdom. In today's reflection, Fr. Stephen Hamilton encourages us to embrace the Holy Rosary as a powerful spiritual weapon in the battle for the soul of the world. Listen now.

Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, September 03, 2017
"I urge you... to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God, your spiritual worship."

In this week's homily Fr. Stephen Hamilton offers a powerful reflection on the saving faith in Jesus and what that requires of us. More than professing faith once on our lips, we must pick up our cross and follow Him daily. We are especially warned to avoid the immorality and pride of the modern pagan age which stands in opposition to truth. Listen now.

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Today's Gospel reading is the story of Jesus' words to the Canaanite woman seeking the healing of her demon-tormented daughter. In this reflection, Fr. Stephen Hamilton helps us understand this hard teaching and how we can recognize our own seat at the table of the Lord's Supper. Listen now.

Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

"Mary is taken up to heaven;
a chorus of angels exults."

Today we observe the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Fr. Stephen Hamilton reflects on the call to discipleship and how we may look to Mary as the first and greatest of disciples following in her path, the path of Jesus in our hope to appear with her in Glory. Listen now.

The Transfiguration of the Lord

Sunday, August 06, 2017

"Rise and do not be not afraid." On the feast of The Transfiguration of the Lord, Fr. Stephen Hamilton reflects on the how revelation of the true identity of Jesus provided his disciples with the strength necessary to endure the trails of the Cross. Listen now.

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, July 02, 2017

Seeing the extraordinary power of God in the ordinary. Listen now.