Monday, August 12, 2019

Father Tim's homily: Faith is not idle

Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the 19th Sunday of Ordinary Time, delivered on Sunday, August 11, 2019, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Father Tim's Homily for the 15th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the 15th Sunday of Ordinary Time, delivered on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod. See photographs by Jane Winstead of the 9:30 a.m. Mass.

Friday, July 12, 2019

New flooring project begins in the church

The project began on Thursday to install new flooring in the church. Pews and the old carpeting are being removed. New carpeting and tile will be installed, and then the pews will be put back. The project will be done in two stages, half the church at a time. Folding chairs will be used on the weekends while the pews are out. | Photos by Jane Winstead

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Fr. Kevin's Homily: We are witnesses to Jesus Christ

Homily for the Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time given by Fr. Kevin Mackin, OFM, on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Music: Deliberate Thought by Kevin MacLeod

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Funeral Mass for Monsignor J. Bernard Caverly

This is the homily at the Funeral Mass for Monsignor J. Bernard Caverly, given by Rev. Robert N. Lynch, retired bishop of the Diocese of St. Petersburg, on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Photo by Jane Winstead
See more photographs of the Funeral Mass for Monsignor Caverly

Monday, July 1, 2019

Deacon Jim's Homily: The choices we make

Deacon Jim Grevenites' homily for the 13th Sunday of Ordinary Time at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida, delivered on Sunday, June 30, 2019. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller.

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Fr. Kevin's homily for the Third Sunday of Easter


Homily for the Third Sunday of Easter, given by Fr. Kevin Mackin, OFM, on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. 

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Father Tim's Homily for Palm Sunday

Father Tim Sherwood's homily for Palm Sunday, delivered on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Fr. Kevin's Homily for the First Sunday of Lent


Homily for the First Sunday of Lent, given by Fr. Kevin Mackin, OFM, on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Directed by the grace, actions, and Good News of Jesus Christ, St. Raphael Catholic Church seeks to be an open, inviting, and spiritual community commissioned through our Baptism and the Eucharist. Video by T. Allan Smith.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Father Tim's homily: The Society of Blame

Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, delivered on Sunday, March 3, 2019, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Deacon Jim's Homily: Be merciful as our Father is merciful

Deacon Jim Grevenites' homily for the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida, delivered on February 24, 2019. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Father Tim's Homily: How do you spell LOVE?

Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, delivered on Sunday, February 3, 2019, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

St. Raphael Confirmation Class of 2019.


Congratulations to the St. Raphael Confirmation Class of 2019. Confirmed by Bishop Gregory Parkes on the Baptism of the Lord, Sunday, January 13, 2019. Mass celebrated by Fr. Tim Sherwood and Fr. Kevin Mackin.

Father Tim's Homily: The eyes and ears of faith

Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the Baptism of the Lord, delivered on Sunday, January 13, 2019, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Audio by Jeff Keller. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Father Tim's Homily: From a woman's perspective


Father Tim Sherwood's homily for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, delivered on Sunday, December 23, 2018, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, Florida. Video by T. Allan Smith. Theme music: Deliberate Thoughts by Kevin MacLeod.