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Fr. Matthias Sasko

Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 26, 2018

Sts. Cosmas & Damian, Healing Witnesses – Sep 26 – Homily – Fr Maximilian W.

  On the memorial of the brothers and physicians Sts. Cosmas & Damian, Martyrs (Sep 26), Fr Maximilian reminds us that despite all the turmoil and confusion of our age, including the difficulties…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 24, 2018

Pray for the Worldwide Needs of the Church – Sep 24 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for the optional memorial of Our Lady of Ransom (Sep 24)—also the fourth anniversary of the Most Reverend Edgar da Cunha's installation as Bishop of Fall River—Fr. Matthias reminds…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 18, 2018

Holiness Depends on Us – Sep 18 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for the Franciscan Feast of St. Joseph of Cupertino, O. F. M. Conv., (Sep 18), Fr. Matthias explains that our holiness depends on our good will more than the…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 11, 2018

Jesus in the Sacraments – Sep 11 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  Fr Matthias gives the homily on Sep 11 (Tuesday in the 23rd Week in Ordinary Time) on how we should never forget that we are not separated from Jesus by time or space:…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 4, 2018

Give Self to Gain Freedom – Sep 04 – Homily – Fr Matthias

On the memorial of St. Rose of Viterbo (Virgin, Third Order Franciscan, Sep 04), Fr. Matthias talks about her exemplary Christian selflessness, and how we can learn from her a lesson: to discover our…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
August 28, 2018

Augustine’s Solution to Sex Abuse: Chastity of the Heart – Aug 28 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  On the memorial of St. Augustine (Bishop and Doctor of the Church, Aug 28), Fr. Matthias reminds us that at the heart of the sex abuse problem is the issue of lack…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
August 21, 2018

Doctrinal Development, Yes, Contradiction, No – Aug 21 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for the memorial of Pope St. Pius X (Aug 21), Fr. Matthias explains that Catholic theology admits of doctrinal development but rejects the idea of "evolution" of dogmas that…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
August 14, 2018

St. Maximilian in the Immaculate, Inseparable from Christ – Aug 14 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for the Solemnity of St. Maximilian Mary Kolbe (Franciscan priest, martyr, patron of the FI - Aug 14), Fr. Matthias explains that we must seek refuge in Mary because of…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
August 7, 2018

Dialogue with Leaders, Right and Duty of Faithful – Aug 07 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for the memorial of Franciscan martyrs Blesseds Agathangelus and Cassian (Aug 07), Fr. Matthias explains that dialogue in the Church shouldn't be just a euphemism for dissent from decisions…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
July 31, 2018

St. Ignatius’ Three Categories of People – Jul 31 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for the memorial of St. Ignatius of Loyola (Jul 31), Fr Matthias speaks on the saint's three categories of people. According to the holy founder of the Society of…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
July 23, 2018

Church Reform: Learning from St. Bridget – Jul 23 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily for the memorial of St. Bridget, Religious Foundress, (Jul 23), Fr. Matthias explains that it is useless to see the need for reform in the Church but do nothing…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
July 17, 2018

Zeal: Embracing Providence – Jul 17 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  For the homily on the memorial of St. Francis Solano, Franciscan missionary priest (Jul 17 in the U. S. A., transferred from Jul 14), Fr. Matthias speaks of the zeal with which our…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
July 10, 2018

St. Veronica Giuliani, Mortified Mystic – Jul 10 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  In the homily on the memorial of St. Veronica Giuliani (Poor Clare, Virgin - Jul 10), called "the greatest mystic in the history of the Church" (Pope Gregory XVI), Fr. Matthias explains…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
July 3, 2018

Recognize the Lord by His Wounds: St. Thomas, Apostle – Jul 03 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  On the Feast of St. Thomas, Apostle (Jul 03), Fr. Matthias explains in the homily that St. Thomas shows us the way to recognize Jesus is by seeing His wounds, by seeing how…
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Fr. Matthias SaskoHomilyNew Bedford, MA
June 27, 2018

Why is the Dogma of Divine Maternity So Important? – Jun 27 – Homily – Fr Matthias

  For the memorial of St. Cyril of Alexandria (Jun 27), Fr. Matthias focuses his homily on the question: "Why is it so necessary to acknowledge Mary's different titles and privileges?" The answer:…
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