Latest Homily

by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
on Sunday 8/6/2017

Latest Theology on Tap

by Fr. Mark Miller
on Thursday 5/25/2017

Media Archive

Welcome to Media Archive of the Cathedral Parish. Many Catholic talks and events in downtown Madison are being recorded and put on this website. You can browse and search recent talks below, or subscribe to future recordings via RSS or Podcast.

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Sunday 8/6/2017
Audio The Splendor of Truth by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
On this feast of the Transfiguration, Msgr. Holmes challenges us to not just live by the rules, trying to stay above the moral line. Rather, he encourages us to allow our...
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Sunday 7/30/2017
Audio The Power of Silence by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes reflects on his recent vacation where he read a book titled "The Power of Silence" by Cardinal Sarah. He encourages us to take time to reflect on our life ex...
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Sunday 7/9/2017
Audio Hunger for Meekness by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
St. Thomas Aquinas helps us unravel a word mentioned twice in todays readings, meekness, as a virtue that controls anger. Msgr. Holmes talks more about our natural respon...
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Sunday 7/2/2017
Audio The Christian Allegiance by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes draws on Bishop Morlino's homily at the recent priestly ordinations, reminding us that no human allegiance comes before the Lord Jesus Christ. 
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Sunday 6/25/2017
Audio Fortnight for Freedom by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
With July 4th drawing near, Msgr. Holmes discusses the U.S. Bishops' Fortnight for Freedom, a two-week period of prayer for religious liberty in our country. He contrasts...
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Sunday 6/18/2017
Audio A Reverent Procession by Bishop Robert Morlino
On the Feast of Corpus Christi, Bishop Morlino connects the common saying of the Father of the family being "the breadwinner" with God the Father offering His Son as the ...
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Sunday 6/11/2017
Audio Feast of the Most Holy Trinity by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes talks about the Trinity, and how members of other religions which do not acknowledge the Trinity lose the understanding of Heaven that we Catholics have - an...
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Sunday 6/4/2017
Audio The Feast of Pentecost by Bishop Robert Morlino
On the feast of Pentecost, Bishop Morlino speaks to a group of young men and women about to be confirmed. The Holy Spirit gives us the strength to not only survive the to...
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Sunday 5/28/2017
Audio The Feast of the Ascension by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes considers Jesus' Ascension from the point of view of both science and faith, and ties it to the apparation of Mary at Fatima in Portugal. When Jesus returns ...
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Thursday 5/25/2017
Audio The Crusades by Fr. Mark Miller
The Crusades tend to have a negative reputation for most modern people, but what if we don’t really know the whole story? Fr. Mark will discuss what actions and events ...
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Sunday 5/7/2017
Audio World Day of Prayer for Vocations by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes reflects on the call of priests, deacons, and bishops to be "good shepherds" after the heart of the Good Shepherd, Jesus Christ.
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Sunday 4/30/2017
Audio Breaking of the Bread by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes explains how the gospel story of the disciples walking to Emmaus is an inspiration for us in recognizing the Lord in the breaking of the bread. He also offer...
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Sunday 4/16/2017
Audio Christian Hope by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Monsignor Holmes shares how the most important moment in world happens unwitnessed at the first light of day - the Resurrection. And because of this moment, our hope must...
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Saturday 4/15/2017
Audio Death in Baptism, Life in Christ by Bishop Robert Morlino
Bishop Morlino explains how Baptism involves a real death with every sin forgiven, as well as a new life with the Lord in the Resurrection. 
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Friday 4/14/2017
Audio To Suffer with Love by Fr. Eric Nielsen
Fr. Eric Nielsen explains how the suffering that we experience in life should be viewed as a gift coming from a loving Father. He encourages us to not look at why we are ...
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Thursday 4/13/2017
Audio Apostolic Boldness by Bishop Robert Morlino
On the feast of Holy Thursday, Bishop Morlino explains how when the Eucharist is received in faith, it causes an explosion of good in each person and in creation. He also...
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Sunday 4/9/2017
Audio A Silent Holy Week by Bishop Robert Morlino
Bishop Morlino reflects on the Christmas Hymn, "Silent Night," contrasting it with the violence and hatred of the Lord's passion. He encourages us to return to silence th...
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Sunday 3/26/2017
Audio Stepping into the Light by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes connects the themes from the Gospel and Plato's the Allegory of the Cave to discourage us from being distracted by the shadows of the world, and instead to s...
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Thursday 3/23/2017
Audio Jesus of Nazareth - is there historical evidence of His life, death, and Resurrection? by Geoffrey Ludvik
“Who do you say that I am?”  This quote from Jesus recorded in the Gospels is in many ways the central question of history. But a similarly vital question is: Did th...
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Sunday 3/12/2017
Audio Pure Spiritual Sight by Bishop Robert Morlino
Bishop Morlino encourages us to use the Transfiguration as the focus of our life and to use the Son to light our path through each day.
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