Readings In Depth

Here you will find a quick link to the upcoming Sunday Readings for the Mass – and from time to time a short Bible study on the Gospel or one of the other readings.  The homily is available for your reading at 1:00 pm on the Sunday given.

Sacred Heart has begun a new email service for Bible Study readings and materials.  You can subscribe to the emails here. As well, at the same website, you can see the current and past emails.

Solemnity of Christ the King (November 26, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily:

33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time (November 19, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Choosing to Live

32nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (November 12, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Taking Stock

31st Sunday of Ordinary Time  (November 5, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: Committed to Hope

30th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (October 29, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Dating Advice

29th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (October 22, 2107)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: In whose image…

28th Sunday of Ordinary Time (October 15, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: Careful

27th Sunday of Ordinary Time (October 8, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: Your Vineyard: a sign of Hope?

Feast of St. Francis of Assisi  (October 4, 2017)
Roman-Franciscan Lectionary
Fr. George’s homily: Moving Fences

26th Sunday of Ordinary Time (October 1, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary

25th Sunday of Ordinary Time (September 24, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: All figured out

24th Sunday of Ordinary Time (September 17, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George has “gone fishing”

23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time  (September 10, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Words spoken in love

22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time  (September 3, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Hoodwinked

21st Sunday of Ordinary Time  (August 27, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’ homily: This is our Faith

20th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (August 20, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Choosing

19th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (August 13, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Promise and Hope

18th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (August 6, 2017)
Feast of the Transfiguration
Gospel Study: commentary
Franciscan Mission this weekend

17th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (July 30, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily:  Keeping up

16th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (July 23, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Salesian Mission this weekend
From the vault… Peas, Pigweed, and Prayer

15th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (July 16, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: Preparing good soil

14th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (July 9, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: Adjustments along the way

13th Sunday of Ordinary Time (July 2, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: …gone fishing

12th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (June 25, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Heart of the Matter (Sacred Heart)

Corpus Christi  (June 18, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Holding back

Holy Trinity Sunday (June 11, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: God is Love

Solemnity of Pentecost  (June 4, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Not always what we want

Solemnity of the Ascension  (May 28, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Doubts and all

6th Sunday of Easter  (May 21, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George is away this weekend

5th Sunday of Easter  (May 14, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr George’s homily: Who

4th Sunday of Easter  (May 7, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: An abundant life
Gospel Study: commentary

3rd Sunday of Easter  (April 30, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Making sense
Gospel Study: commentary

2nd Sunday of Easter  (April 23, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Getting to Sydney
Gospel Study: commentary

Easter Sunday  (April 16, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: The 4th Day
Gospel Study: commentary

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion  (April 9, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Are you ready?
Gospel Study: commentary

5th Sunday of Lent  (April 2, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Choosing to trust
Gospel Study: commentary

4th Sunday of Lent  (March 26, 2017)
Gospel Study: commentary

3rd Sunday of Lent  (March 19, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: On our best days
Gospel Study: commentary

2nd Sunday of Lent  (March 12, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Connecting dots
Gospel Study: commentary

1st Sunday of Lent  (March 5, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Tempted to Forget
Gospel Study: commentary

8th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (February 26, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Litany or Story
Gospel Study: commentary

7th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (February 19, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Being Perfect
Gospel study: commentary

6th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (February 12, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Redemptive Anger
Gospel study: commentary

5th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (February 5, 2017)
Thoughts from Fr. George: Distinctive
Gospel Study: commentary

4th Sunday of Ordinary Time  (January 29, 2017)
Fr George’s homily: Recognizing Blessings
Gospel Study: commentary

3rd Sunday of Ordinary Time  (January 22, 2017)
Fr George’s homily: Called to the Light
Gospel Study: commentary

2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time  (January 15, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: Testify!
Gospel Study: commentary

The Epiphany of the Lord  (January 8, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily:  Our North Star

Solemnity of Mary Mother of God (January 1, 2017)
Fr. George’s homily: The North Star

Christmas  (December 25, 2016)
Fr. George’s homily: A New Way of the World

4th Sunday in Advent  (December 18, 2016)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily:  Angelic moments

3rd Sunday of Advent  (December 11, 2016)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: What gives you Joy?

2nd Sunday of Advent  (December 4, 2016)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: A new plan

1st Sunday of Advent  (November 27, 2016)
Gospel Study: commentary
Fr. George’s homily: Waking


For readings, commentaries, and homilies from Liturgical Year C (2016) click here.