Monday, January 16, 2017

Bishop Gregory Parkes -- Homily for St. Raphael Confirmation 2017

Bishop Gregory Parkes, new bishop of the Diocese of St. Petersburg, celebrated the Confirmation Mass for teenage members of St. Raphael Catholic Church on Sunday, January 15, 2017. This is his homily from that Mass. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Music by Kevin Macleod: Deliberate Thought.

Father Tim's Homily: When we don't recognize Jesus

Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the second Sunday in Ordinary Time at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida, delivered on January 15, 2017. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Father Tim's Homily: What is visible will disappear


Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida, delivered on November 13, 2016. Video by T. Allan Smith. Additional video by Niki Smith and Jane Winstead. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.

Monday, November 7, 2016

St. Raphael Festival features midway, rides, food, music, and fun! Here's proof.

 The annual St. Raphael Festival was presented on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 28, 29, and 30.  The yearly fund-raiser provides additional funds for St. Raphael Catholic Church activities. Here are photographs by Jane Winstead from Friday and Sunday. 



Sunday, October 23, 2016

Fr. Kevin's Homily: The art of living well in Jesus' image


Homily for the 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, given by Fr. Kevin Mackin, OFM, on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Fr. Mackin serves as parochial vicar at St. Raphael Catholic Church. He is former president of Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, New York, and is president emeritus of Siena College in Loudonville, New York. Video by T. Allan Smith and Niki Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller.