Latest Homily

by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
on Wednesday 1/1/2020

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by Fr. Mark Miller
on Thursday 5/26/2016

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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Wednesday 1/1/2020
Audio Cooperation with the Plan of God by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
On the last Octave day of Christmas, Msgr. Holmes reflects on how we can model Mary, as she mothered Jesus in her life, through our attitudes and dispositions with which ...
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Sunday 9/22/2019
Audio Our Stewardship is Coming to an End by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Are we using the goods of our Master well? Msgr. Holmes uses the parable of the dishonest steward to challenge how we are using the gifts God has given to us.
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Sunday 5/5/2019
Audio The Centrality of the Faith by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes provides several different examples from the readings to emphasize that the Lord Jesus is at the center of our Christian faith. That what we believe is not a...
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Tuesday 1/1/2019
Audio Mother of God by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes teaches us about the history of the title "Mother of God," showing the significance of Mary, not only as the Mother of God, but as our Mother as well.
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Sunday 9/23/2018
Audio Hatred of Sin by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes once again draws on the readings to exhort us to put our lives into the hands of God and to not just avoid sin, but to hate sin in this life to prepare us fo...
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Sunday 12/3/2017
Audio Keep Watch by Bishop Robert Morlino
With the beginning of Advent, Bishop Morlino advises us to keep watch for Christ. We must live our lives anticipating His second coming and judgement. We must also be wat...
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Sunday 10/29/2017
Audio More than the Minimum by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes elaborates on his usual explanation to children of how confession works by talking about how holiness is far more than just doing the minimum required by Go...
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Sunday 10/22/2017
Audio Not of this Kingdom by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes uses Jesus' words from the Gospel reading to reflect on what does (and what does not) belong to this world.
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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 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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Sunday 1/15/2017
Audio Servants of the Lord by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes reflects on the Baptism of the Lord. During his public life, Jesus did not baptize - neither with water nor with the Holy Spirit. But at the Ascension, He co...
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Sunday 1/1/2017
Audio The Greatest of All the Saints by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God is rooted in the divinity and humanity of Jesus Christ which was celebrated 8 days before on Christmas. Msgr. Holmes explains that be...
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Sunday 6/26/2016
Audio A Father's Love by Bishop Robert Morlino
Bishop Morlino receives two Madison seminarians, Tim Mergen and Enan Zelinski, into the candidacy for the Priesthood. He reflects on how a good father always worries more...
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Thursday 5/26/2016
Audio Why Christianity? A Catholic Looks at Islam by Fr. Mark Miller
Join us for the fourth in a series of ToT talks in which we will dialogue with other religious traditions and perspectives. Each "Why Christianity?" talk will seek to ide...
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Thursday 8/28/2014
Audio The Problem of Evil by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Why is there so much suffering in the world? Hear from Msgr. Holmes, of the Cathedral Parish, on the topic of suffering and evil, and how to reconcile this reality with t...
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Sunday 6/29/2014
Audio Who do you say that I am? by Msgr. Delbert Schmelzer
Msgr. Schmelzer talks about the faith of Peter and Paul and their role in the foundation of the early church.
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Sunday 3/30/2014
Audio Night Is Coming by Bishop Robert Morlino
Bishop Morlino draws a parallel between the blind man who was thrown out of the synagogue by the pharisees and American culture which rejects the Law of Reason in regard ...
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Sunday 3/9/2014
Audio Obedience to God by Bishop Robert Morlino
Bishop Morlino talks about the consequences of disobedience to God. We must be like Jesus, who obeyed God, and saved the world by His death and resurrection.
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Thursday 3/6/2014
Audio Theology of the Body: Man and Woman He Created Them by Ron Garcia
Ron discusses the dignity of man and woman, and how grace and the Holy Spirit can help them love each other well.
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Sunday 3/2/2014
Audio Serving God, not Mammon by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes reflects on Lent, which starts in the coming week. Even though most of us don't consciously serve Mammon, we can be a bit too preoccupied with the things of ...
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