June 2019

June 23, 2019 The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

Fr. Brad Elliott, O.P. preaches at St. Dominic’s, Benicia on June 23, 2019 The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi).

January 2019

January 13, 2019 The Baptism of the Lord

Fr. Jerome Cudden, O.P. preaches at St. Dominic’s, Benicia on Sunday, January 13, 2019 The Baptism of the Lord.

July 2018

July 1, 2018 13th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Deacon Shawn Carter preaches at St. Dominic’s, Benicia his first Mass on the 13th Sunday of Ordinary Time.  

June 2018

June 24, 2018 The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

Fr. Michael Hurley, O.P. preaches at St. Dominic’s Benicia on the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist.  Celebrating the birth of Saint John the Baptist and the priesthood of Fr. Christopher Wetzel, O.P.

February 2017

Sunday, February 5th, 2017 Fr. David Farrugia, O.P.

Fr. David Farrugia, O.P. preaches at St. Dominic's in Benicia. We are to be the sword intended to bring the flavor of God's love to the world around us and the world He made. However, salt is to be used in moderation, "moderation in all things" as St.Thomas Aquinas said. How do we achieve this balance? Listen and learn.

November 2016

November 20th, 2016 Solemnity of Christ the King

Fr. Jerome's homily talks about surrendering ourselves to God's will. Jesus is the one person who came into the world not to live, but to die. To those who are called, Christ has the power and will of God. Our salvation comes from our own surrender to God. Fr. Jerome talks about the importance of keeping Christ as the center of our own lives and in the church on Christ the King.

October 2016

October 9th, 2016 Rosary Sunday- A Dominican Journey to Become a Priest

Fr. Jerome preaches at the introduction of our Rosary Sunday homily, considering our answer to "what do you want to be when you grow up?"and explains today's appeal. Now listen to Dominican Student Brother Chrysostom talk about his journey to become a priest and serve the greater Church.

September 2016

September 11th, 2016 Fr. Jerome on Dominican Spirituality, Pillar of Study

This weekend is the first Sunday of Fr. Jerome's Preaching Mission on Dominican Spirituality! He shares his backstory of how the practice of study led him deeper in his faith and ultimately to become a Dominican and a priest.

May 2016

Sunday May 8th, 2016 Ascension Sunday

Fr. Antony Rosevear , O.P. Novice Master of Western Dominican Province preaches on Mother's Day and Ascension Sunday on the reality that Jesus is with us always until the end of the days. Jesus is our ultimate hope and the rock we hold ourselves to while everything else with fall away. Read Psalm 62 and read throughout the week while we are burdened and troubled. "Yes, my soul finds rest in God".

February 2016

February 12, 2016 Fr. Vic’s Funeral Homily by Fr. Michael Hurley, O.P.

Fr. Michael's homily at Fr. Victor Cavalli's funeral on February 12th at St. Dominic's. There was some technical difficulty at the very beginning and our Audio team sets the intro before Fr. Michael continues. Fr. Michael shares Fr. Vic's answers to three important questions and presents his answers. In a sense, this is Fr. Vic's final preaching.