L1B – 18 Feb 2018


We begin this new season of Lent by journeying with Jesus into the wilderness of temptation. The gospel today begins …


Lent | Year B | 2018


06B – 11 Feb 2018

Isolation and Healing

Jesus Heals a Man with Leprosy 40 A man with leprosy came and knelt in front of Jesus, begging to be …

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Ignite Fuel App | Season of Growth | Year B | 2018


05B – 4 Feb 2018

Choose Good

One of the great dangers of modern life is our obsession with proving how valuable we are. This is seen …


Season of Growth | Year B | 2018


041 – 29 Jan 2018

Education Mass 2018

As we begin a new education year today, it is interesting that the readings of the day provide significant guidance. …

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Season of Growth | 2018


04B – 28 Jan 2018

Amazed and Astonished by Authority

Over the last few weeks during the readings from the beginning of the Gospel of Mark, we have heard of …

Season of Growth | Year B | 2018


03B – 21 Jan 2018

Call and Response

Last Sunday we were invited by Jesus in the Gospel of John to “Come and See” and this week when …


Season of Growth | Year B | 2018


02B – 14 Jan 2018

Come and See

The first Gospel that we hear as we plunge back into the season of the year with Mark in year …

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Season of Growth | Year B | 2018


C3 – 7 Jan 2018

Mystery Revealed

The key to understanding what this feast day of the Epiphany is all about is not so much in the …


Christmas | 2018


C2 – 31 Dec 2017

Covenant and Ritual (Holy Family)

When we first meet Abram, it is in Genesis 12, and he is invited by the Lord to leave his …


Christmas | Year B | 2018


C1 – 25 Dec 2017

Refugee Jesus at Christmas

Christmas can be a very confusing time. We have mixed together a veritable plethora of traditions, myths, consumer ideals and …


Christmas | 2018




This is the ministry of Fr Richard Healey, pastor of St Paul’s Catholic Parish, based in Albion Park, a southern suburb of the city of Wollongong.
Fr Rick is also Director of Vocations and Chaplain to Catholic Youth Ministry in the Diocese of Wollongong, NSW, Australia.
This website includes homilies, resources for prayer, liturgy and film reviews. More information is available at frrick!me blog.