Homily Prep

Discussions over the readings for Sunday’s Mass.

About the show

Welcome to "Homily Prep" where two Jesuits (Fathers David and Jonathan) discuss their take on the upcoming Sunday's readings for Mass. We hope these conversations will help us not only become better preachers but also help you prepare yourself for Mass.

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Episodes

  • Episode 67: Journey Before Destination

    May 18th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 2 secs
    ascension, catholic, christian, easter, holy spirit, homily, jesuit, pentecost, resurrection, sermon

    On the Feast of the Ascension we hear Jesus give his apostles the Great Commission. How does this affect our lives as baptized Christians?

  • Episode 66: Love and Obedience

    May 11th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  18 mins 38 secs
    catholic, christian, easter, holy spirit, homily, jesuit, pentecost, resurrection, sermon

    Father Jonathan and Deacon David discuss the readings for the Sixth Sunday of Easter.

  • Episode 65: Living Stones

    May 4th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  17 mins 48 secs
    catholic, christian, easter, homily, jesuit, resurrection, sermon

    David and Jonathan discuss the readings for the Fifth Sunday of Easter.

  • Episode 64: They Were Cut To The Heart

    April 27th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 45 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, preaching

    It's the Fourth Sunday of Easter... or Good Shepherd Sunday... At any rate, David and Jonathan discuss the readings!

  • Episode 63: On the Road to Emmaus

    April 20th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 57 secs
    catholic, easter, homily, jesuit, preaching

    Deacon David and Father Jonathan reflect on the readings for the 3rd Sunday of Easter. Alleluia.

  • Episode 62: Believing Thomas

    April 13th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  21 mins 5 secs
    catholic, easter, homily, jesuit, lent, resurrection, sermon

    David and Jonathan discuss the readings for the Second Sunday of Easter

  • Episode 61: EASTER

    April 6th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  21 mins 4 secs
    catholic, easter, homily, jesuit, lent, resurrection, sermon

    We made it! Even though the world is still sick, and the future is uncertain, CHRIST IS RISEN Χριστός ἀνέστη!!

  • Episode 60: An Overture for the Triduum

    March 30th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  16 mins 47 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, lent, sermon

    This week David and Jonathan look at the readings for Palm Sunday 2020

  • Episode 59: And Jesus Wept

    March 23rd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 16 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, lent, preaching

    David and Jonathan continue with the Sunday Readings for Lent and consider how Jesus calls us to life in the midst of so much death.

  • Episode 58: Preaching During Coronavirus

    March 16th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 52 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, lent

    David and Jonathan look at the readings for the Fourth Sunday of Lent, and also consider the impact of Coronavirus on the celebration of Mass and the preparation of their homilies.

  • Episode 57: The Wellspring of Eternal Life

    March 10th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  21 mins 57 secs
    catholic, christian, homily, jesuit, sermon

    On this Third Sunday of Lent David and Jonathan discuss the life giving waters that Jesus brings.

  • Episode 56: The Transfiguration

    March 3rd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 18 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, preaching

    Discussion fit for the Second Sunday of Lent.

  • Episode 55: The Way of the Catechumen

    February 24th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  21 mins 31 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, lent, sermon

    Deacon David and Fr. Jonathan discuss how they will approach the different themes of Lent based on the readings for the First Sunday.

  • Episode 54: Love Your Enemies

    February 17th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 23 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, sermon

    Dcn. David and Fr. Jonathan take a look at the last set of readings before Lent 2020!

  • Episode 53: Fulfilled Not Abolished

    February 10th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  20 mins 14 secs
    catholic, christian, homily, jesuit, sermon

    The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time and the focus is on the Law of the Lord. What does Jesus actually mean when he says he did not come to abolish the law but to fulfill it?

  • Episode 52: False Humility

    February 3rd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  21 mins 26 secs
    catholic, homily, jesuit, preaching

    Back in full swing with Ordinary Time, the guys look at the readings for Sunday Mass. They focus on false humility, the light of the world, and giving God the glory.