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
2024
April
March
February
January


2023
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2022
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2021
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2020
December
November
October
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: Category: Ordinary Time
Jan 22, 2023

From the prophecy of Isaiah to the preaching of Christ, the Lord's light banishes the darkness in our hearts and leads us to repent of our sins.  May we walk in his light!

January 22, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 21, 2023

Big or small, all of us are part of a family that has many different dynamics.  Mark's Gospel reveals that similar traits were also present in the family of Jesus, offering insight into the humanity of Christ.

January 21, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 20, 2023

Jesus calls, empowers and sends the Twelve Apostles to carry out his ministry.  We, too, have been chosen by the Lord to offer our lives for service in the world.

January 20, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 19, 2023

As the crowds flock to Jesus, he cures the sick and rebukes the evil spirits that recognize he is the Son of God.

January 19, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 18, 2023

Jesus heals a man with a withered hand on the sabbath, revealing not only his majesty, but also his compassion to heal and restore us to life.

January 18, 2023 - Cathedral of Christ the King - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 17, 2023

Jesus uses a teachable moment about the sabbath to reveal his divinity as the Lord.  

January 17, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 16, 2023

Jesus offers a helpful insight about the purpose and nature of fasting, reminding us that this powerful, spiritual practice is a tool that is meant to draw us closer to the Lord.

January 16, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 16, 2023

Here are some of the themes in the readings for the 3rd Sunday of the Year.

January 16, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 15, 2023

The Psalm response stirs our hearts to offer our lives each and every day in service to God.  May we call upon the Lord's grace to journey through life with open eyes as we say, "Here am I, Lord!"

January 14, 2023 - St. William Catholic Church - Foxboro, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

 

Jan 14, 2023

The call of Levi and his response to the Lord reveals how God meets us where we're at in life and invites us to step out in faith and follow.

January 14, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 13, 2023

As Jesus heals the paralytic on a stretcher, the action of the four men who brought him reveals our opportunity to bring others to the Lord for help and comfort.

January 13, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 12, 2023

The pity of Jesus in the presence of a leper reveals the Lord's compassion for human suffering.  As Christ heals the leper, we recognize God's great desire to restore us to health and wholeness.

January 12, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 11, 2023

Crowds gather as Jesus heals the mother-in-law of Simon Peter and the subsequent people who come for comfort and relief.  May we turn to the Lord for the healing grace we require today.

January 11, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 10, 2023

Jesus reveals his authority in Capernaum through his teaching and ability to drive out demons.  May we pledge our allegiance to Christ and submit to his rule of our hearts.

January 10, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Jan 9, 2023

Let's explore some of the themes in the readings for the 2nd Sunday of the Year.

January 9, 2023 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 26, 2022

The Lord exhorts his disciples to remain awake and be vigilant in the midst of the struggles of life.

November 26, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 25, 2022

Amidst the changes of life, one thing remains permanent, one thing remains constant...Jesus Christ!

November 25, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 24, 2022

On this Thanksgiving Day we pause to count our blessings as we cultivate gratitude for the gift of life.  

November 24, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 23, 2022

Both heaven and earth proclaim God's glory, which we glimpse when we reflect upon the beauty of nature.  May the glory of creation inspire us to offer our lives to the creator with grateful and humble hearts.

November 23, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 22, 2022

The Psalm response reminds us that all judgement belongs to the Lord, and one day we will all be held accountable when we stand before the Just Judge.

November 22, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 21, 2022

As Jesus observes a poor widow offering a few coins for the temple treasury, he reveals that in the eyes of Heaven what is valued looks a little differently.  It's the sacrifice, not the amount, that makes the angels rejoice.

November 21, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 19, 2022

The Psalm response offers a joyous affirmation of the Lord's strength in times of struggle.  May this spiritual durability sustains us in our spiritual battles and draw us closer to God and one another.

November 19, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 18, 2022

The Lord cleanses the temple area and teaches the crowds.  As temples of the Holy Spirit, we call upon the Lord to purify our lives so that we may be a proper dwelling place for the Lord.

November 18, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 17, 2022

As Jesus weeps over Jerusalem, we gain a crucial insight into the Lord's Sacred Heart.  Filled with sorrow for the sins of our world, Christ reveals the depth of his love and points us to the Cross as the instrument of our salvation.

November 17, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

Nov 16, 2022

The Lord offers a somber parable, reminding us about the crucial responsibility we have to be good stewards of the things entrusted to our care.  

November 16, 2022 - Cathedral Rectory - Superior, WI

Fr. Andrew Ricci - www.studyprayserve.com

 

1 « Previous 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Next » 65