Info

Catholic Inspiration

Fr. Andrew Ricci offers inspirational homilies and talks to help people grow in faith. These reflections are part of his meditations at Three Great Things where we grow as disciples of the Lord through Study, Prayer, and Service.
RSS Feed
Catholic Inspiration
2020
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2019
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2018
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2017
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2016
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2015
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2014
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March


2013
January


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: 2020
Mar 20, 2020

Jesus teaches in Mark's Gospel that the greatest commandments are about loving God and one another. In these current times with COVID-19 we have incredible opportunities to put these two commandments into practice.

March 20, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 19, 2020

He never says a word in the Scriptures, but St. Joseph demonstrates by his actions his faith in God and his capacity to sacrifice for others. May his example inspire us today.

March 19, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 18, 2020

Moses and Jesus remind us that the teachings and commandments of the Lord bring life...for this world and the next.

March 18, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

Mar 17, 2020

Matthew's Gospel drives home the crucial need to forgive in the parable that Jesus offers today.

March 17, 2020 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 16, 2020

Life is a precious gift, created and redeemed by God, and how we offer this treasure reveals the depth and content of our hearts.

March 16, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 15, 2020

The worldwide response to COVID-19 offers some insights into how we might consider living our lives for the gift of God that comes to us through Jesus Christ.

March 14, 2020 - St. William Catholic Church - Foxboro, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 14, 2020

The first reading from Micah, Psalm Response and the Gospel of Luke offer beautiful insights into the mercy and compassion of God.

March 14, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 13, 2020

The passage of Genesis about Joseph and the parable of the vineyard in the Gospel of Matthew both foreshadow the sacrifice of Jesus on the Cross.

March 13, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 12, 2020

The parable of the rich man and Lazarus inspires us to open our eyes to the needs of those around us and respond decisively in the spirit of the Gospel.

March 12, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 11, 2020

As Jesus speaks to the disciples about his suffering and death on the Cross, he must also contend with the pettiness that often accompanies our human nature...teaching how we offer our lives in service of one another.

March 11, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 10, 2020

Humility in our daily actions proclaims the Good News of Jesus Christ. May our lives reflect this crucial virtue in all that we do.

March 10, 2020 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 9, 2020

Forgiveness is a practical application of the command to love, and it is one of the most difficult things we are called to do as disciples of Jesus Christ. Yet this act not only allows us to receive the light of God's love in our hearts, but it also empowers us to shine with this love in the world.

March 9, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 8, 2020

The Transfiguration of Jesus offered three apostles a sign of hope as they journeyed on to Jerusalem where the Lord would be crucified. This moment of glory strengthened their faith to face the coming test of suffering and hardship, showing us that God gives us what we need to carry on.

Mar 7, 2020

It's the classic test of the depth of our response to the Lord's command...to be able to love those hostile people who make our lives painful and unbearable. Can we follow the example of Christ and love our enemies?

March 7, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 6, 2020

The prophet Ezekiel, the author of Psalm 130 and Jesus all highlight the crucial need to turn away from sin and direct our hearts to the Lord.

March 6, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 5, 2020

All of the readings today reveal the power of a fervent prayer from the heart. Prayer does not "change God's mind," but rather it draws our souls into a deeper union with the one who knows what we need.

March 5, 2020 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 4, 2020

The Sign of Jonah - a call to repent - is the sign that Jesus gives to the crowds...and He continues to offer this powerful sign to us today.

March 4, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 3, 2020

The Lord's Prayer has strengthened the faith of millions of Christians through the centuries. May these words speak to our hearts today as we draw near to Christ and one another.

March 3, 2020 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 2, 2020

How do we foster our faith in Christ? One way is to consider how do we foster our love for the Lord, and we can use human examples to help us.

March 2, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Mar 1, 2020

The contrast between the temptation of Adam and Eve by the serpent and the three temptations of Jesus by Satan offers us some crucial insights into how we face the temptations in our lives today.

March 1, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

 

Feb 29, 2020

The call of Levi offers us an example of how Christ invites us (wounded, broken and sinful) to follow Him. As Levi accepted this call and invited others to meet Jesus, may we take heart as the Lord calls us today.

February 29, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Feb 28, 2020

Fasting is an ancient in the Church that has helped countless Christians grow closer to Christ and one another. May we examine how this discipline can empower us today.

February 28, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Feb 27, 2020

In the first reading Moses makes it clear to the people of Israel that they have to make a choice between life and death. May we choose to live for the Lord, offering all that we have for the path that leads to Eternal Life.

February 27, 2020 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Feb 26, 2020

"Turn away from sin and be faithful to the Gospel." May the start of this season of Lent transform our hearts as we draw closer to Christ and one another.

February 26, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Feb 25, 2020

The Lord uses a teachable moment to transform the pettiness of the disciples into an opportunity to conform their lives to his example.

February 25, 2020 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

1 « Previous 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Next » 11