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


EV – 16 Apr 2017

Easter Vigil - Resurrection Is

This year our parish celebrated the Easter Vigil early on Easter Sunday morning (beginning at 5am) as a Dawn Mass, …


Easter | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


ES – 16 Apr 2017

Easter Day - Resurrection Is

One of the limitations of celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus is that for so many people in the church, they …


Easter | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


GF – 14 Apr 2017

Good Friday Gospel

Although we read the Passion story last Sunday during the Mass of Palm Sunday, that Gospel is always taken from …

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Easter | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


HT – 13 Apr 2017

Holy Thursday - Passover Slave

We begin these sacred days of Easter with this encounter on the eve of Passover – as we remember the …


Easter | Solemnity | Year A | 2017


C3 – Epiphany – 8 Jan 2016

Strangers of Epiphany

Although there is nothing in the Gospel of Matthew about camels, kings or even how many of the strange magi …


Christmas | Solemnity | 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.