Homilies & Talks (audio)
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October 18, 2020 We See Angels
October 11, 2020 Let Us Speak Of Joy
October 4, 2020 A Respect for Life
September 20, 2020 Who Gets Perfection In Heaven?
September 13, 2020 Forgiveness
September 6, 2020 Correcting With A Sense of Love
August 30, 2020 The Confession of St. Augustine
August 23, 2020 An Intimacy With Jesus
August 16, 2020 The Blessed Virgin Mary
August 2, 2020 Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
July 26, 2020 Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
July 5, 2020 Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
June 28, 2020 Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
June 21, 2020 Father's Day
June 14, 2020 Corpus Christi
June 7, 2020 Solemnity of the Holy Trinity
May 31, 2020 Pentecost Sunday
May 24, 2020 Memorial Day
May 3, 2020 Fourth Sunday of Easter
April 26, 2020 Third Sunday of Easter
April 19, 2020 Divine Mercy Sunday
April 12, 2020 Easter Sunday
April 5, 2020 Palm Sunday
March 29, 2020 The Blind Made Whole
March 3, 2020 The Early Church, Part One
February 23, 2020 More on the Sermon On The Mount
February 16, 2020 The Sermon On The Mount
February 8, 2020 Sacramentals
February 1/2, 2020 the Presentation of the Lord
January 11/12, 2020 Baptism of the Lord
December 24/25, 2019 Christmas
December 14/15, 2019 Third Sunday of Advent--Joy
December 7/8, 2019 Second Sunday of Advent--Hope
December 1, 2019 First Sunday of Advent
November 23/24, 2019 Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe: If we say we are believers, does our life reflect this?
October 5/6, 2019 Lord, increase our faith & trust in You.
September 28/29, 2019 Jesus calls us to be generous.
September 21, 2019 If we love God, do our possessions give honor to God through our charity & love?
September 14/15, 2019 It's time to repent--God will take us back.
September 7/8, 2019 Do you trust God?
August 24/25, 2019 Do I want to be saved?
August 17/18, 2019 What are you willing to sacrifice your life for?
August 15, 2019 The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
August 10/11, 2019 The longing in our hearts for God
August 3/4, 2019 You can't take it with you. Is God at the center of our goals?
July 27/28, 2019 The Lord's Prayer--what does it mean?
July 6/7, 2019 By virtue of our Baptism & Confirmation we have the power & authority to overcome & rebuke evil.
June 29/30, 2019 Don't let things in our life distract us from loving God.
June 22/23, 2019 The Most Holy Body & Blood of Christ--Come with reverence and thanksgiving to Mass.
June 15/16, 2019 The Holy Trinity
June 8/9, 2019 Pentecost
June 1/2, 2019 The Ascension of the Lord: Jesus has given us all the responsibility as Christians to make the Church stronger and become more holy.
May 25/26, 2019 The Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit
May 11/12, 2019 The Good Shepherd and His sheep
May 4/5, 2019 Ways to love God more
April 20/21, 2019 Easter
April 18, 2019 Holy Thursday
April 6/7, 2019 5th Sunday of Lent God's mercy is there for us. Get to confession.
Bible Study (part 1 of 4) 1st & 2nd Letters to Timothy
March 30/31, 2019 4th Sunday of Lent Mercy of God--God waits for us to "come to our senses" and ask for forgiveness.
March 23/24, 2019 3rd Sunday of Lent Our need to repent because we love God
March 16/17, 2019 2nd Sunday of Lent-Transfiguration Do not be afraid of the holy things of God.
March 9/10, 2019 1st Sunday of Lent--How to overcome temptations
March 6, 2019 Ash Wednesday
February 16/17, 2019 Faith
February 9/10-, 2019 The value of discipleship or friendship with Jesus Christ
February 2/3, 2019 Love
January 26/27, 2019 The Bible
January 19/20, 2019 Have hope--God has a plan. (Msgr. shares "pockets of hope" that he sees especially in the young people.)
January 5/6, 2019 Epiphany--The 3 Wise Men seek God. Will you be courageous enough to allow God to find you?
January 1, 2019 Mary, the Mother of God: We honor the Lord by honoring Mary.
December 29/30, 2018 The Feast of the Holy Family: 3 ways by which we can make our families more holy
December 24/25, 2018 Christmas
December 15/16, 2018 3rd Sunday of Advent--Rejoicing Sunday: What is the purpose of our life?
December 8/9, 2018 2nd Sunday of Advent: How to bring joy into our hearts.
December 8, 2018 Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
December 1/2, 2018 1st Sunday of Advent: Everyone of us is significant to God. We matter and have a purpose.
November 24/25, 2018 Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe
November 1, 2018 All Saints Day
October 27/28, 2018 Converting our hearts to the Lord
October 20/21, 2018 Having a true servant's heart
October 13/14, 2018 Seeking God's wisdom
"Behold Your Mother" Talk given by Msgr. Heinz at the Prayer Breakfast (May 12, 2018)
September 22/23, 2018 We called to be a better man or a better woman. Are you willing to do what you need to be doing to not just be satisfied where you're at but where you ought to be as God desires it?
September 15/16, 2018 Everyone suffers. When we suffer, do we have the courage to endure the suffering and offer it up to Christ on the Cross and turn it into a prayer for another?
September 8/9, 2018 Universal Call to Holiness
September 1/2, 2018 Sexual abuse scandal cover-up
August 15, 2018 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
August 11/12, 2018 During Mass, why do stand and kneel at different time. There is a purpose for it.
August 4/5, 2018 The significance of what is present in the church. These help us when we might be distracted.
July 28/29, 2018 The significance of what the priest wears during Mass.
July 12, 2018 "St. Joseph and True Manhood.” Msgr. Heinz's talk given for the Men's Prayer Group at St. Peter, Volo
July 7/8, 2018 Every saint has a past; every sinner has a future. God has destined us for divinity with Him in eternity.
June 30/July 1, 2018 God bends low and reaches out to us. Do you have the courage to reach back to touch God and find the grace He offers?
June 2/3, 2018 The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ
May 26/27, 2018 The Most Holy Trinity: We are called to courageously live a life of sacrificial love and make a difference in the world.
May 19/20, 2018 Pentecost: God breathes the Holy Spirit into us to make us whole, to give us direction that we may go out into the world and be fruitful.
May 12/13, 2018 The Ascension of our Lord-: Spread the Good News and share our faith with others
May 5/6,2018, 2018 What does receiving Communion mean to you? Praying to our Blessed Mother.
April 28/29, 2018 5th Sunday of Easter: Staying "attached" to Jesus (the vine) is an act of our free will.
April 21/22, 2018 4th Sunday of Easter: Jesus is the only way to Heaven. Live every part of your life and your relationships in such a way that shows you have a relationship with Jesus Christ.
April 1, 2018 Easter
March 17/18, 2018 St. Joseph
March 10/11, 2018 4th Sunday of Lent: The need for Confession
March 3, 2018 Marriage Enrichment
March 3/4, 2018 3rd Sunday of Lent: Heed God's warnings to change our ways and turn our hearts back to Him asking for forgiveness and mercy
Bible Study (part 1 of 3) Select parts of the Book of Job--The problem of evil and suffering
February 24/25, 2018 2nd Sunday of Lent
February 17/18, 2018 1st Sunday of Lent
February 14, 2018 Ash Wednesday--Keep Lent simple.
February 10/11, 2018 Having Christian Compassion
February 3/4, 2018 The power of prayer
January 27/28, 2018 Use the power within you, as the result of your Baptism and Confirmation, to repel the darkness of the world around you.
January 13/14, 2018 God desires us to commune with Him. To be willing to serve Him.
January 5/6, 2018 Epiphany The journey of our lives.
December 30/31, 2017 The Holy Family and our families
December 24/25 Christmas
December 9/10, 2017 2nd Sunday of Advent: God is always there to comfort us.
December 8, 2017 Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
December 2/3, 2017 1st Sunday of Advent: Have hope and trust in God.
November 25/26, 2017 Christ the King Sunday
November 18/19, 2017 How are we using the gifts and talents that God has given us?
November 1, 2017 All Saints Day
October 21/22, 2017 While we live in this world integrate our relationship with God into our daily lives. Keep focused on the prize of eternal life in Heaven.
October 14/15, 2017 God has built us to succeed and gain eternal life. Are we living our lives with the dignity of a child of God?
October 13, 2017 Fatima Celebration: "The Power of the Rosary as a Spiritual Weapon against the Modern Culture"
October 8, 2017 How we can personally become the means by which chaos is brought to order.
October 1, 2017 Angels
September 23/24, 2017 Becoming more holy and deepening our relationship with Jesus--using "A.C.T.S."
September 16/17, 2017 Forgiveness
September 9/10, 2017 Admonish the sinner--when we see something wrong, stand up to it and make a difference.
September 2/3, 2017 Discipleship--trusting in God's love and wisdom and mirroring these to others in the way we live our lives.
August 19, 2017 The generosity of God--Strive to be generous in the way we treat others as God has treated us.
August 15, 2017 The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
August 12/13, 2017 Stay focused on Jesus Christ.
July 29/30, 2017 What is the most important thing in your life right now?
July 15/16, 2017 Trusting in God.
July 8/9, 2017 God rested on the 7th day to show us the importance of taking the time to rest to re-create and refresh ourselves.
July 1/2, 2017 Is loving God the top priority in our life?
June 24/25, 2017 Fear no one.
June 17/18, 2017 The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ
June 10/11, 2017 Holy Trinity
June 3/4, 2017 Pentecost
May 27/28, 2017 The Ascension of Our Lord Have the courage to practice your faith in the world.
May 20/21, 2017 Jesus says, "I will not leave you orphans. I will come to you."
May 13/14, 2017 Mother's Day
May 6/7, 2017 4th Sunday of Easter Tune our hearts and ears to listen to the true voice of the Good Shepherd, Jesus Christ.
April 29/30, 2017 3rd Sunday of Easter
April 15/16, 2017 Easter
Lenten talk: April 10 Session 6 "The Resurrection of Christ"
Lenten talk: April 3 Session 5 "The Death of Christ"--the seven last words of Christ
April 1/2, 2017 In our grief trust in the friendship of Jesus and in the promise of the resurrection and eternal life.
Lenten talk: March 27 Session 4 "The Passion of Christ"
March 25/26, 2017 Do you believe in the Son of man? How do we bring ourselves to true worship of God?
Lenten talk: March 20 Session 3 "St. Joseph"
Lenten talk: March 20 Part 1 "St. Joseph"--Session 3
March 18/19, 2017 We all have a God-sized hole in our heart that only God can fill--have the courage to trust in God to do so.
Lenten talk: March 13 Part 1 "The Creed--Part 2"--Session 2
March 11/12, 2017 Transfiguration of Jesus Lent is also about celebrating the joys and giving thanksgiving to God.
Lenten talk: March 6 Part 1 "The Creed--Part 1"--Session 1
March 4/5, 2017 Temptations--Ways we are tempted and ways to resist.
February 25/26, 2017 Trust--let God be in charge of our lives.
February 11/12, 2017 Christian morality. Morality is about love--embrace what is good therein lies true freedom.
February 4/5, 2017 We are called to be the salt and light of the world. Be bold, speak the truth, do good works--keeping Christ in the midst of all we do.
January 28/29, 2017 Living a life of true Christian empathy
January 7/8, 2017 Epiphany
January 1, 2017 Mary, the Mother of God