Click here to download and listen to this homily (8 minutes) given by Fr Thomas Weise at St Catherine of Siena parish in Petersburg, Alaska. John the Baptist's dad, Zachariah, breaks into song at the naming of his son. Yes these two cousins, John and Jesus, will change the world. We have much to sing about.
Readings: 2 Samuel 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16; Psalm 89; Luke 1:67-79