Catholic Women Preach

Catholic Women Preach
Catholic Women Preach offers the theologically informed perspectives of Catholic women on the Sunday readings readings and on some feast days. Visit to view preaching videos, to read preaching texts, and to learn more about the preachers.
June 17, 2018: Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time
Jun 13 • 6 min
Alyssa Pasternak Post preaches for the Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary time, offering a reflection encouraging us to be “courageous” in this already-but-not-yet time of God’s reign. Alyssa Pasternak Post earned her bachelors degree in Theology from Wheeling…
June 10, 2018: Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Jun 5 • 6 min
Alison M. Benders preaches for the Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, offering a reflection that challenges us to engage in the work of the Turbulent Spirit: “The Holy Spirit’s work cannot be reduced to comfort and consolation. Rather, the work of the Spirit…
June 3, 2018: Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ
May 29 • 9 min
Preaching for the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ, Jeannine Hill Fletcher offers a reflection on how we might truly venerate the Blood of Christ in today’s troubled and violent world. Jeannine Hill Fletcher is Professor of Theology at Fordham…
May 27, 2018: Trinity Sunday
May 24 • 7 min
Linda Hogan preaches for Trinity Sunday offering a reflection on the Church’s commission to ‘into all the world and make disciples of all nations’ in today’s diverse world. Linda Hogan - Professor of Ecumenics at Trinity College Dublin - is an ethicist…
May 20th, 2018: Pentecost
May 18 • 8 min
Deb Organ Preaches for Pentecost Sunday, offering a reflection on how — with the help of the Holy Spirit — we can move beyond division and fear. Deb is currently the Pastoral Associate and Mental Health Clinician at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in…
May 13, 2018: Solemnity of the Ascension
May 11 • 8 min
Elizabeth Ngami preaches for the Ascension, offering a reflection on Jesus’ instruction to “Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature.” Elizabeth Ngami is Programmes Officer for Kenya Christian Professional Forum, where she works…
May 6, 2018: Sixth Sunday in Easter
May 4 • 7 min
Sophia Park, SNJM preaches for the Sixth Sunday of Easter, offering a reflection the paradox of “remaining in love.” Jung Eun Sophia Park, SNJM, is Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy at Holy Names University in Oakland, California.…
April 29, 2018: Fifth Sunday of Easter
Apr 27 • 9 min
Karen Murphy preaches for the Fifth Sunday of Easter, offering a reflection on the act of “divine pruning.” Karen Murphy has a BA in Theology from the University of Scranton (a Jesuit university), and an MA in Theological Research, Christian Spirituality…