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Bishop Jaime SotoSelected homilies

of the Most Reverend Jaime Soto

Bishop of Sacramento

 

2017

Homily for the Mass for World Marriage Day, Feb. 11, 2017

Homily for the Mass of Reparation, Jan. 23, 2017

Homily in Spanish on the gospel of life, Jan. 22, 2017

 

2016

Homily for the feast of Christ the King, Nov. 20, 2016

Homily for the Mass of thanksgiving for Bishop Alphonse Gallegos, Nov. 19, 2016

Homily for the Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year, October 16, 2016

Homily for the Red Mass — October 12, 2016

Homily on the 23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Mass celebrating the canonization of St. Teresa of Kolkata, Sept. 4, 2016

Homily on the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (including reaction to recent shootings in U.S.), July 10, 2016

Remarks at the Ordination Mass, June 4, 2016

Homily on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi, May 29, 2016

Homilies from the Easter Triduum March 24-26, 2016

Homily at Mass of reparation on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, Jan. 22, 2016

 

 

2015

Keynote address to Presbyteral Convocation, Oct. 12, 2015

Homily of June 21, 2015, 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Remarks on Pope Francis' encyclical, "Laudato Si", June 18, 2015

Remarks at the conclusion of Mass of Ordination for priests, June 6, 2015

Reflections on the May 23, 2015 beatification ceremony for Archbishop Romero

Homily on the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker, May 1, for Anointing of the Sick with Order of Malta and pilgrims of infirmed and frail at Lourdes, France

Homily at the Mass for Life on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, Jan. 22, 2015

 

2014

Homily on the Extraordinary Synod of the Family, October 19, 2014

Remarks at conclusion of Mass of Ordination for Permanent Deacons, June 28, 2014 at Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament

Homily for Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014

Homily for the Mass of Chrism, April 10, 2014

Homily on the Solemnity of the Annunciation, Episcopal Ordination of Bishop Myron J. Cotta, March 25, 2014

Homily for Rite of Election services, March 8-9, 2014

Homily for Ash Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Homilies for the ONFIRE confirmation conferences, Feb. 22-23

Homily for the Shabbot Service at Mosaic Law Congregation, Feb. 22

Homily for the pro-life Mass for the reparation of sins on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, Jan. 22, 2014

 

2013

Homily for Sunday, Sept. 29 at welcoming Mass for UC Davis students at St. James Parish in Davis

Homily for the global vigil for peace, Sept. 7, 2013

Homily for the installation of Pope Francis, March 19, 2013

Homily for the 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time, June 30, 2013

Concluding remarks at the Ordination Mass, June 1, 2013

 

2012

Homily for Christmas Mass, December 25, 2012

Homily for the 3rd Sunday of Advent, following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, Dec. 16, 2012

Homily for the Mass for Healing of Crime Victims, Nov. 17, 2012

Homily for the Feast of the Assumption, Aug. 15, 2012

 

2011

Homily by Rev. Constantine Pappademos at the Cathedral on June 28, the feast of Saints Peter and Paul

Homily for Holy Thursday Mass and Good Friday Service

Homily for Palm Sunday, April 17, and Holy Thursday Penance Service

Homily for Chrism Mass, April 14, 2011

Homily for Ash Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Homily for World Marriage Day Mass, Feb. 19, 2011

Homily for World Day of the Sick, Feb. 12, 2011

Bishop Soto's homily for the pro-life Mass for the reparation of sins on the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade -- Jan. 21, 2011

Remarks at the ordination of Hector Coria Gonzalez, Jan. 8, 2011

 

2010

Remarks at the dedication of the stamp to Mother Teresa, Sept. 5, 2010

Feast of the Visitation, Mass of Ordination, May 31, 2010

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, May 29, 2010

Feast of SS. Philip and James, Parish Church, Lourdes, France, May 3, 2010

Catholic Lobby Day — April 27, 2010

Divine Mercy Sunday — April 11, 2010

Easter Vigil — April 3, 2010

Good Friday — April 2, 2010

Homily at Mass of the Last Supper — April 1, 2010

Opening Reflection at Mass of the Last Supper — April 1, 2010

Penance Service, Holy Thursday — April 1, 2010

Palm Sunday — March 28, 2010

Chrism Mass — March 25, 2010

Rite of Dedication Good Shepherd Church, Elk Grove — March 13, 2010

Rite of Election — Feb. 20, 2010

Celebration of the World Day of the Sick Feb. 20, 2010

World Marriage Day Homily — Feb. 7 , 2010

Bishop Jaime Soto's Homily for Pro_Life Mass for the Reparation of Sins on the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade — Jan. 22, 2010

 

2009

Bishop Jaime Soto's Homily for Pro_Life Mass for the Reparation of Sins on the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade — Jan. 22, 2009

 

2008

Bishop Jaime Soto's Red Mass Homily — October 8, 2008

Bishop Jaime Soto responds to California Supreme Court decision on
marriage proposition — May 16, 2008

Homily for Pro-Life Mass for the Reparation of Sins on the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade — January 22, 2008

 

2007

Bishop Jaime Soto’s homily at the Mass of Welcome — November 19, 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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