Sharing Jesus, Our Hope

Homilies, Talks, and Presentations from Father Phil

About the show

Jesus, was, is, and will forever be, the hope that our world needs. Through these recorded homilies, talks, and presentations, my earnest prayer is that you may encounter Jesus anew, even as He remains unchanging.

Recorded homilies and talks given by Fr. Phil Ching and guests.


  • Mass of the Lord's Supper - Year A

    April 10th, 2020  |  17 mins 42 secs
    charity, eucharist, fr. phil ching, high priest, holy thursday, jerusalem, kinsman redeemer, numbers, praise, priesthood, refuge, sacrifice, thanksgiving, worship

    Fr. Phil talks about the three mysteries that are central to the Mass of the Lord's Supper - the Priesthood, the Eucharist, and Fraternal Charity.

  • Monday of Holy Week - Year A

    April 8th, 2020  |  9 mins 4 secs
    fr. phil ching, judas iscariot, lazarus, martha, mary, party

    There always seems to be a fly in the ointment!

  • Jesus our Hope: RESPONSE

    April 7th, 2020  |  22 mins 31 secs
    fr. phil ching, holy mass, perfect prayer, praise, surrender, thanksgiving, worship

    What should you give to someone who rescues you from death? Fr. Phil presents the last part of the series which largely comprises of what was developed by Fr. John Riccardo and Acts XXIX, in the hopes that people may come to understand and know who God really is through the kerygma.

  • 5th Friday of Lent - Year A

    April 3rd, 2020  |  8 mins 4 secs
    fr. phil ching, jesus
  • 5th Monday of Lent - Year A

    March 31st, 2020  |  8 mins 48 secs
    fr. phil ching, jesus
  • Jesus our Hope: RESCUED, Part II

    March 29th, 2020  |  31 mins 17 secs
    armor of god, authority, battle-ready, defeat of death, fr. phil ching, re-created, transferred, triumph

    What difference does the Death and Resurrection of Jesus make? Fr. Phil delves into six points, reminding us that through Jesus, we have grounded hope. Because of Him, we are equipped to engage the enemy in battle... and win.

  • Jesus our Hope: RESCUED, Part I

    March 22nd, 2020  |  24 mins 2 secs
    ambush predator, crucifixion, fr. phil ching, jesus, kinsman redeemer

    Amidst the really bad news that the devil and hell exist, God in His unique and relentless love for us hatched a plan for our rescue. Fr. Phil zeroes in on the significance of Jesus and the Cross, and the amazing love that propelled Him toward our salvation.

  • Jesus our Hope: CAPTURED, Part II

    March 15th, 2020  |  18 mins 38 secs
    fr. phil ching, freedom, hell, holy spirit, jesus, meditation, st teresa of jesus

    What does it mean to be separated from God? Does that equate to freedom? Fr. Phil guides us through part two of CAPTURED that includes an experience of St. Theresa of Jesus and what it means for us to leave His commands and precepts.

  • Jesus our Hope: CAPTURED, Part I

    March 8th, 2020  |  17 mins 5 secs
    captured, dn. tracy esper, evil, jesus is our hope, strategy, tactics

    If all that God made was good, what happened!? Deacon Tracy leads us through the first part of CAPTURED, reminding us there was one creature in particular that did not want to stay good. With Scripture, the reconnaissance work has been done for us: we have intel on the enemy and know what to look for.

  • Jesus our Hope: CREATED

    March 1st, 2020  |  22 mins 35 secs
    creation, fr. phil ching, genesis, science, universe

    This is the 1st of a 4 part series, Jesus our Hope. This weekend we looked at CREATED. We can marvel at things others have made: buildings, structures, etc. We marvel at the ingenuity of man. The things that are created can say a lot about the individual. If that's true, what does creation say about God? Fr. Phil dives into the question "Why is there something rather than nothing?" and leads us in a reflection about creation and the universe.

  • Ash Wednesday / Intro to Jesus our Hope (Lenten Series)

    February 26th, 2020  |  10 mins 24 secs
    fr. phil ching, jesus our hope, lent, relationship

    Lent is a gift from the Church to us. It's the invitation to turn back to God and realize the grace He has for those who follow Him. Fr. Phil introduces the series: Jesus our Hope. It will be throughout the Sundays (and vigils) of Lent. Drawing from the good work of Acts XXIX led by Fr. John Riccardo, each Sunday will focus on diving deeper into the kerygma, the apostolic proclamation of salvation through Jesus Christ.

  • 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year A

    February 23rd, 2020  |  19 mins 46 secs
    agape, c. s. lewis, charity, fr. phil ching, love

    Leviticus 19:18 reminds us to love our neighbor as ourselves. But how is love defined? Fr. Phil draws from C.S. Lewis' explanation of the four loves and expounds on the type of love that God invites us to have with each other.

  • 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year A

    February 18th, 2020  |  26 mins 45 secs
    fr. phil ching, going deeper, prayer

    From the Book of Sirach, we hear what is before us: life and death. We are told to choose. Fr. Phil shares the Ignatian meditation concerning the Two Standards.