The Padre Jay cast

The Padre Jay cast

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Homilies, interviews, and reflections from Father Jay Donahue.


“Baby Shark!” Homily about Babysitting for God at Saints John & Paul, Sunday, August 11, 2019
Aug 15 • 15 min
We are stewards of all the gifts God has given us—Creation, our souls, the Eucharist… Kind of like babysitters, we’re entrusted to care for them until the Master’s return.
“Almost Heaven” Homily about Appalachia Mission at Saints John & Paul, Sunday, July 28, 2019
Aug 8 • 16 min
In this homily about our mission trip into the poverty of West Virginia, I try to bring home the fact that prayer is our lifeline.
Homily from Appalachia Mission—McDowell County, WV, July 25, 2019
Aug 7 • 23 min
On my third mission trip in four weeks—this time to McDowell County, WV—I discover that the wealth of West Virginia is in finding the face of Christ in her residents and our missionaries.
Homily about the Good Samaritan, July 14, 2019
Jul 17 • 17 min
Homily given at Our Lady of Peace in Conway about the Good Samaritan.
Interview with Bobby Aloe, staff member of the Great Grouping
Jul 12 • 23 min
Padre Jay sits down with Bobby Aloe, long-time staff member of Good Samaritan and proprietor of Frank’s Pizza in Ambridge
Homily about the Mission Trip to Costa Rica, July 6, 2019
Jul 11 • 14 min
Father Jay’s homily about his recent mission trip to Costa Rica with teens from Saints John & Paul.
Interview with Matt, Teen Missionary to Costa Rica (outtakes)
Jul 10 • 4 min
Interview with teen missionary to Costa Rica (outtakes)
Interview with Matt, Teen Missionary to Costa Rica
Jul 10 • 6 min
Interview with teen missionary to Costa Rica
Nighttime Mass in the jungle of Costa Rica, July 2019
Jul 9 • 43 min
Outdoor Mass at night in the jungle of Costa Rica.
Homily from the Feast of Corpus Christi, June 23, 2019
Jun 26 • 14 min
Father Jay’s homily from the Feast of Corpus Christi, leading into Perpetual Adoration at his parish.
Franciscan University Presents: Creating Marriages That Thrive
Jun 25 • 58 min
How couples, parishes, and communities can help build stronger marriages.
Padre Jay’s Vocation Story
Jun 24 • 5 min
Padre Jay recounts the story of his call to the vocation of the priesthood.
HOMOSEXUALITY—Padre Jay’s homily from October 14, 2018
Oct 14, 2018 • 17 min
Father Jay delivers the third in a trio of challenging subjects: HOMOSEXUALITY. From October 14, 2018 at Saints Simon & Jude, Pittsburgh.
CONTRACEPTION—Padre Jay’s Homily from October 7, 2018
Oct 7, 2018 • 17 min
Father Jay delivers the second in a trio of challenging subjects: CONTRACEPTION. From September 30, 2018 at Saints Simon & Jude, Pittsburgh.
HELL—Padre Jay’s homily from September 30, 2018
Sep 30, 2018 • 13 min
Father Jay delivers the first in a trio of challenging subjects: HELL. From September 30, 2018 at Saints Simon & Jude, Pittsburgh.