Bishop Taylor Homily Library

Homilías en Español

E.g., 04/23/2024
E.g., 04/23/2024

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor celebrates Mass across Arkansas and beyond. This library features the homilies delivered from March 2014 to the present. To listen to earlier homilies, please visit the bishop's Homily Archive.

Jubilarian Mass for Priests 2014
Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014   
When we turn to Jesus with persistent trust and prayer, he comes through for us because he himself is our source of security
Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul 2014
Published: Sunday, June 29, 2014   
Is our belief in "Christ, the Son of the living God" merely a matter of pious words with no real impact on how we live our lives?
Memorial of Immaculate Heart of Blessed Virgin Mary
Published: Saturday, June 28, 2014
A Catholic church building is more than just a place where believers gather. It is also a house of God where Jesus is present in a special way.
Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ 2014
Published: Saturday, June 21, 2014   
What we really are is “countercultural” in a culture that is profoundly sick.
Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity 2014
Published: Sunday, June 15, 2014
Today we celebrate the feast of the Blessed Trinity, the most profound truth that God has ever revealed about himself.
Pentecost Sunday 2014
Published: Sunday, June 8, 2014   
To what degree are you still sort of keeping your faith a secret, despite your sentimental attachment to Jesus? Is your knowledge and experience of Jesus just taking up space in your brain?
Saturday, Seventh Week of Easter, Cycle II
Published: Saturday, June 7, 2014
All three of these sisters are warm, inclusive, approachable and welcoming — persons whose doors are always open, persons who trust in the revolutionary nature of love and tenderness.
Ascension of the Lord 2014
Published: Sunday, June 1, 2014
He is now your constant companion, with whom you speak every day and whom you now seek to serve in all things
Sixth Sunday of Easter, Year A
Published: Sunday, May 25, 2014   
Jesus sends us forth to continue his mission of rescuing people from the power of darkness and forming them in the way of truth and life
Mount St. Mary Academy Graduation 2014
Published: Thursday, May 22, 2014
It is through prayer and reflection that – over time – we discover our role in God's plan
Fifth Sunday of Easter, Year A
Published: Sunday, May 18, 2014   
By uniting themselves to Jesus, they will not be separated from him even once he has gone
Priesthood Ordination for Deacons Rick Hobbs, Juan Guido and Robert Cigainero
Published: Saturday, May 17, 2014
An important part of your work will be the effort to foster understanding, love and respect among all those whom Jesus entrusts to your care
Friday, Third Week of Easter, Cycle II
Published: Friday, May 9, 2014
How about you? What does God want you to do with your life? If Jesus is calling you to the priesthood, do you have the courage to say YES?
Third Sunday of Easter, Year A
Published: Sunday, May 4, 2014
Sacraments are all about encountering God's mercy and it is this heart-opening encounter with Jesus' mercy that makes a sacrament a sacrament
Easter Vigil 2014
Published: Friday, April 18, 2014   
Jesus continues to opt preferentially for those who lack standing in human society — just has he had always done throughout his public ministry