Click here to download and listen to this homily (12 minutes) given by Fr Thomas Weise at St Catherine of Siena parish in Petersburg, Alaska. St Teresa of Avila teaches us to speak directly to God in prayer about all things. Abraham "Believed, hoping against hope, that he would become the father of many nations." Jesus promises that in times of trial "the Holy Spirit will teach you at that moment what you should say."
Readings: Romans 4:13, 16-18; Psalm 105; Luke 12:8-12