Latest Homily

by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
on Sunday 12/1/2019

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 12/1/2019
Audio The Light is Coming by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
On the first Sunday of Advent, Msgr. Holmes points out how Jesus, our Light, is coming. We prepare to welcome Him soon by "cast off the works of darkness and putting on t...
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Sunday 2/3/2019
Audio Cowboys and Prophets by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Spurred on by the lyrics of an old country song, Msgr. Holmes compares the reception of biblical prophets in their native places to those in foreign lands. To be accepte...
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Sunday 8/20/2017
Audio Faith and Humility by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes points out the humility of the Canaanite woman who asked Jesus to heal her child. In today's culture, with all the resources we have, it may seem we are less...
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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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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 2/19/2017
Audio The Meaning of "Holy" by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. discusses the meaning of "Holy" as it relates to the Old Testament, where God is apart from us and "holy" is an action of virtue, to the New Testament where "holy" ...
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Sunday 1/8/2017
Audio Feast of the Epiphany by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes shares a modern Epiphany story: how a student from China recently came to UW-Madison and was brought into the Church. Often the spread of Christianity happen...
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Sunday 4/24/2016
Audio Heaven is a Communion by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes uses the second reading's vision of heaven as a city to contrast the communion of the Church with the individualism of contemporary American culture.
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Sunday 1/5/2014
Audio Feast of the Epiphany by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes reminds us that, like the star which led the pagan Magi to the newborn Christ-child, we must be a light pointing to Jesus in today's culture which too easil...
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Sunday 9/15/2013
Audio The Golden Calf Problem by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Reflecting on the first reading, where the Israelites create and worship the Golden Calf, Msgr. Holmes compares that incident to the descision of leaders of Catholic Univ...
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Thursday 8/15/2013
Audio Feast of the Assumption by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes offers a short reflection about how Mary brought grace, conversion, and life to the people of Mexico when she appeared there in 1531 as Our Lady of Guadalupe...
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Sunday 8/11/2013
Audio The Gift of Faith by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Msgr. Holmes talks about faith − the realization of what is hoped for and evidence of things not seen. Drawing from Pope Francis' recent encyclical, Msgr. Holmes poin...
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Saturday 3/23/2013
Audio Lumen Gentium: Nature and Mission of the Church by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
The second of four lectures from the Seat of Wisdom Institute on the Constitutions of the Second Vatican Council, this presentation features an in-depth analysis of Lumen...
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Sunday 12/23/2012
Audio Doing the Lord's Will by Bishop Robert Morlino
Bishop Morlino draws a parallel between the sacraficial priesthood of Jesus and Christmas. The deepest meaning of Christmas is sacrifice - but today, the only sacrifice m...
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Sunday 11/11/2012
Audio Reliability of Scripture by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
Continuing his homily-series on Dei Verbum, the Constitution on Divine Revelation from the Second Vatican Council, Msgr. Holmes discusses the reliability of the Bible. A...
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Wednesday 10/17/2012
Audio Carrying Out New Evangelization in Everyday Life by Dan Krebsbach
Dan Krebsbach, the FOCUS Team Director at St. Paul Catholic University Center, talks to Spirit & Truth about carrying out the New Evangelization in everyday life. D...
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Friday 4/6/2012
Audio Good Friday by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
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Sunday 1/15/2012
Audio "Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening" by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
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Monday 8/15/2011
Audio Feast of the Assumption by Bishop Robert Morlino
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Sunday 5/15/2011
Audio Sacramental Grace by Msgr. Kevin Holmes
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