This March I’ve been enormously blessed to be on the “Faith and Fun in the Holy Land” pilgrimage with Lino Rulli from SiriusXM’s The Catholic Channel (ch. 129), his producer Tyler, and a fun group of listeners.

Here is the homily given at Mount Tabor, site of the Transfiguration. I’ve also included the gospel because I think it’s so neat how the holy sites here have added words like “THIS” and “HERE” to the texts. It really hits home.

Readings: Daniel 7.9-10,13-14; Psalm 97; 2 Peter 1.16-19; Matthew 17.1-9 (see the readings at