12A – 25 Jun 2017

Declare before God

Commitment Sunday The Gospel today invites us as a church to ‘declare ourselves before God’ as good stewards. God loves …


Season of Growth | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


EXA – 18 June 2017

Lessons in Love

This Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ does not only draw to a conclusion this extended season of …


Solemnity | Year A | 2017


ETA – 11 June 2017

Trinity Love

For God so loved the world that he sent his only Son… The famous and beautiful Gospel today (from John …


Journey Radio program | Season of Growth | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


EPA – 4 Jun 2017

Personal Pentecost

The Gospel today (from John 20 verses 19-23) takes place on the evening of Easter Sunday. Mary Magdalene, who is …


Easter | Journey Radio program | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


EAA – 28 May 2017

Absence and doubt

The first question that emerges on this feast of the Ascension is why sometimes it is better for a person …


Easter | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


E6A – 21 May 2017

The odd power of God

As we move towards the great feast of Pentecost, the readings begin to focus on the expectancy and hope of …


Easter | Year A | 2017


E5A – 14 May 2017

Being Living Stones

One of the interesting things about the season of Easter – and to a lesser extent, Advent and Lent – …


Easter | Year A | 2017


E4A – 7 May 2017

An invitation to life

Whenever you read a gospel passage, one of the first things to keep in mind is that the division of …


Easter | Year A | 2017


E3A – 30 Apr 2017

Two on the road

The story of two disciples walking along the 60-stadia road from Jerusalem to Emmaus is rightly considered one of the …


Easter | Year A | 2017


E2A – 23 Apr 2017

Easter 2 - Breath and Life

On the second Sunday of Easter (or the eighth day of Easter), the church always offers before us John 20 …


Easter | Year A | 2017



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.