In this homily from the 8 AM Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel, Fr. Riccardo asks the congregation, "Why are you here?" Father John reminds the congregation that Jesus is the answer to every real and significant question that they ask.

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Category:Homily -- posted at: 10:46am EDT

While discussing John's gospel account of the rehabilitation of Peter, Fr. Riccardo reflects on the life of St. Peter. Fr. John reminds the congregation that the gospels were not written and proclaimed so that anyone will believe in the leaders of the church: rather, they were written and proclaimed so that we will believe in Jesus.

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Category:Homily -- posted at: 3:37pm EDT

On April 15th, Fr. Riccardo addressed the parents of OLGC school children regarding the curriculum for human growth and development education in the school.  Principal Kay Reilly and Assistant Principal John Czaplicki also participated in the forum, along with Mary DelPup, Director of Religious Formation.  Fr. John spoke about the school's plan to help students and parents learn about the beauty, the wonder, and the challenges of sexuality.

Direct download: ParentTalk042010.m4a
Category:OLGC Presentations -- posted at: 2:18pm EDT

Catholicism for Cradle Catholics-Abuse Scandal

Fr. Riccardo discusses the Abuse Scandal in the Church in this installment for the Catholicism for Cradle Catholics series. 

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Category:Catholicism for Cradle Catholics -- posted at: 1:54pm EDT

Fr. Riccardo reminds the congregation that God loves to forgive in this homily for the Feast of Divine Mercy.

Direct download: Homily041010.m4a
Category:Homily -- posted at: 7:36pm EDT

In this homily from the Easter Vigil Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Fr. Riccardo reminds the RCIA candidates and the congregation that Jesus thirsts for each of us.  Fr. John asks the congregation to take their eyes off the headlines of the day, and to focus them on the cross and the empty tomb, for Christ has truly risen.

Direct download: EasterHomily040410.m4a
Category:Homily -- posted at: 3:58pm EDT





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