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Fr. Billy Daniel

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This podcast features homilies, reflections and conversations with Fr. Billy Daniel, to help you become more present with the God who is ever present with you in Jesus Christ.
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A Reflection on Jeremy Taylor's "Intelligentiae"

Fr. Billy DanielAug 04, 2021

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How You Get There is Where You'll Arrive

How You Get There is Where You'll Arrive

This sermon on Jesus's parable of the talents was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, November 19, 2023.

Nov 21, 202318:38
What is the Flow of Your Life?

What is the Flow of Your Life?

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension on Sunday, November 5, 2023, by Billy Daniel. Visit www.knoxvilleascension.org to learn more.

Nov 06, 202317:02
A Reflection by John Philip Newell

A Reflection by John Philip Newell

This reflection was offered by John Philip Newell, Celtic teacher and author of spirituality, in Church of the Ascension, on Sunday, October 15, 2023.

Oct 18, 202309:22
The Inappropriateness of the Gospel

The Inappropriateness of the Gospel

This homily is a reflection on Jesus's parable of the wedding feast in Matthew 22:1-14, preached in Church of the Ascension on Sunday, October 15, 2023.

Oct 17, 202318:51
Feeling the Wisdom of Jesus

Feeling the Wisdom of Jesus

This homily is a reflection on Matthew 21:23-31, preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, October 1, 2023. Visit www.knoxvilleascension.org or www.spiritusknox.com to learn more.

Oct 02, 202316:40
The Crisis of a Comfortable Cross

The Crisis of a Comfortable Cross

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, September 3, 2023.

Sep 03, 202316:55
Brandon Cook: Unsorted

Brandon Cook: Unsorted

Homily preaching by executive coach, Brandon Cook, with namingthereal.com, on Sunday, August 20, 2023, in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville. Visit www.knoxvilleascension.org to learn more.

Aug 22, 202317:05
The Potion of Grace

The Potion of Grace

Homily preached by Fr. Billy Daniel in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, July 23, 2023.

Jul 28, 202317:52
Jesus: The Live-Wire Prophet

Jesus: The Live-Wire Prophet

Sermon preached in Church of the Ascension on Sunday, June 11, 2023. www.frbillydaniel.com.

Jun 13, 202317:10
Who is Jesus to You?

Who is Jesus to You?

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, April 30, 2023. Learn more at www.frbillydaniel.com.

Apr 30, 202319:60
Easter Sunday 2023, by Fr. Billy Daniel

Easter Sunday 2023, by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Easter Sunday, April 9, 2023. Learn more at www.frbillydaniel.com.

Apr 10, 202320:10
The Feast of St. Brigid, Celtic Reflection by Fr. Billy Daniel

The Feast of St. Brigid, Celtic Reflection by Fr. Billy Daniel

This reflection was offered in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, February 19, 2023, in observance of the Feast of St. Brigid. Learn more at www.frbillydaniel.com.

Mar 17, 202312:04
Third Sunday in Lent, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

Third Sunday in Lent, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, March 12, 2023. Learn more at www.frbillydaniel.com.

Mar 17, 202320:20
Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, February 12, 2023. Learn more at www.frbillydaniel.com.

Mar 17, 202318:19
The Third Sunday after the Epiphany, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

The Third Sunday after the Epiphany, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, January 22, 2023.

Jan 24, 202321:42
The Baptism of Jesus, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

The Baptism of Jesus, Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Saturday, January 8, 2023.

Jan 09, 202320:34
Christmas Eve Homily 2022, by Fr. Billy Daniel

Christmas Eve Homily 2022, by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Saturday, December 24, 2022.

Dec 26, 202218:24
Fr. Billy Daniel, All Saints Sunday, 2022

Fr. Billy Daniel, All Saints Sunday, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, November 6, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313


Nov 07, 202220:03
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, October 23, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, October 23, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, October 23, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Oct 24, 202217:60
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, October 9, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, October 9, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, October 9, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Oct 10, 202217:09
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, September 18, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, September 18, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, September 18, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Oct 03, 202216:40
Homily by The Rev. Caroline Vogel, September 25, 2022

Homily by The Rev. Caroline Vogel, September 25, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, by Caroline Vogel, on Sunday, September 25, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Sep 25, 202217:45
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, August 21, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, August 21, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, August 21, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Aug 21, 202220:00
Homily by The Rt. Rev. Prince G. Singh, August 18, 2022

Homily by The Rt. Rev. Prince G. Singh, August 18, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, by Bishop Prince Singh, Bishop Provisional of the East and West Episcopal Diocese of Michigan, on Sunday, August 14, 2022, on the occasion of the Installation of Fr. Billy Daniel as Rector in Church of the Ascension. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Aug 14, 202217:38
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, July 24, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, July 24, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, July 24, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Jul 24, 202216:20
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, July 10, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, July 10, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, July 10, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Jul 10, 202220:32
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, June 19, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, June 19, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, June 19, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Jun 20, 202218:29
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, Pentecost Sunday, June 5, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, Pentecost Sunday, June 5, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Pentecost Sunday, June 5, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org. And be sure to check out Becoming Fully Alive, a podcast hosted by Church of the Ascension: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/becoming-fully-alive/id1648035313

Jun 06, 202219:18
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, May 22, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, May 22, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, May 22, 2022. To learn more, visit www.frbillydaniel.com or www.knoxvilleascension.org.

May 22, 202218:47
In the Garden, Fr. Billy Daniel

In the Garden, Fr. Billy Daniel

This hymn was recorded by request, a verse of which was part of my Easter Homily on Sunday, April 17. The hymn recounts Mary Magdalene's encounter with Jesus after his resurrection.

Apr 28, 202203:18
Easter Sunday Homily, 2022

Easter Sunday Homily, 2022

This homily was preached by Fr. Billy Daniel on Sunday, April 17 (Resurrection Sunday), 2022, in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee.

Apr 22, 202216:41
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, March 27, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, March 27, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, March 27, 2022.

Mar 29, 202217:53
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, Sunday, March 6, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, Sunday, March 6, 2022

Homily preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, March 6, 2022.

Mar 06, 202214:56
Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, February 20, 2022

Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel, February 20, 2022

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Sunday, February 20, 2022.

Feb 20, 202215:49
Sunday, February 6, 2022: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Sunday, February 6, 2022: Homily by Fr. Daniel

This homily was preached in Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, Tennessee, on the observance of the Feast of Candlemas, February 6, 2022. (This is Fr. Billy Daniel's first homily as rector in Ascension.

Feb 10, 202217:39
Sunday, January 9, 2022: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Sunday, January 9, 2022: Homily by Fr. Daniel

This homily on the Feast of Our Lord's Baptism, was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, on Sunday, January 9, 2022.

Jan 09, 202214:45
Friday, December 24, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Friday, December 24, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Homily preached on Christmas Eve: The Feast of Our Lord's Incarnation, on Friday, December 24, 2021, by Fr. Billy Daniel.

Dec 25, 202116:49
Sunday, December 19, 2021: Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

Sunday, December 19, 2021: Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily for the Fourth Sunday of Advent was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, on Sunday, December 19, 2021, by Fr. Billy Daniel.

Dec 19, 202114:35
Sunday, December 12, 2021: Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

Sunday, December 12, 2021: Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily for the Third Sunday of Advent was preaching in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York on Sunday, December 12, 2021, by Fr. Billy Daniel.

Dec 12, 202117:05
Sunday, December 5, 2021: Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

Sunday, December 5, 2021: Homily by Fr. Billy Daniel

This homily for the Second Sunday of Advent was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, on Sunday, December 5, 2021, by Fr. Billy Daniel.

Dec 05, 202115:54
Sunday, October 31, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Sunday, October 31, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

This homily, based on Mark's Gospel (Mk 12:28-34), was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, by Fr. Billy Daniel on Sunday, October 31, 2021 (Proper 26B). www.williamdaniel.info

Nov 04, 202115:31
Sunday, October 24, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Sunday, October 24, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

This homily, based on Mark's Gospel (Mk 10:46-52), was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, by Fr. Billy Daniel on Sunday, October 24, 2021 (Proper 25B). www.williamdaniel.info

Nov 04, 202112:25
Sunday, October 17, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Sunday, October 17, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

This homily, based on Mark's Gospel (Mk 10:35-45), was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, by Fr. Billy Daniel on Sunday, October 17, 2021 (Proper 24B). www.williamdaniel.info

Nov 04, 202117:35
Sunday, October 10, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Sunday, October 10, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

This homily, based on Mark's Gospel (Mk 10:17-31), was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, by Fr. Billy Daniel on Sunday, October 10, 2021 (Proper 23B). www.williamdaniel.info

Oct 12, 202114:44
Sunday, September 12, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

Sunday, September 12, 2021: Homily by Fr. Daniel

This homily, based on Mark's Gospel (Mk 8:27-38), was preaching St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, by Fr. Billy Daniel, on Sunday, September 12, 2021 (Proper 19B).

Sep 12, 202116:51
Homily by Fr. Daniel, Sunday, August 22, 2021

Homily by Fr. Daniel, Sunday, August 22, 2021

This homily for the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (John 6 & Ephesians 6) was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York on Sunday, August 22, 2021.

Aug 25, 202112:08
Full Spectrum Thinking and the Church, Fr. Daniel

Full Spectrum Thinking and the Church, Fr. Daniel

This is a brief reflection on how full spectrum thinking may help us and our churches reimagine life in Christ, becoming clear about who we are in Christ, and flexible about where the Spirit wants to take us along the Way.

Aug 18, 202108:48
Homily by Fr. Daniel, Sunday, August 15, 2021

Homily by Fr. Daniel, Sunday, August 15, 2021

This homily for the twelfth Sunday after Pentecost (John 6:51-58) was preached in St. Michael's Church on August 15, 2021.

Aug 16, 202115:32
A Reflection on Jeremy Taylor's "Intelligentiae"

A Reflection on Jeremy Taylor's "Intelligentiae"

This reflection by Fr. Billy Daniel is on Jeremy Taylor's Sermon, "Intelligentiae." Taylor is one of the Caroline Divines of the 17th Century, the "Shakespeare" of the Caroline Divines. This Sermon is from "Jeremy Taylor: Selected Writings," edited by Thomas Carroll and published by Paulist Press.

Aug 04, 202111:32
Homily by Fr. Daniel, Sunday, August 1, 2021

Homily by Fr. Daniel, Sunday, August 1, 2021

This homily for the Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (John 6:23-35) was preached in St. Michael's Church, Geneseo, New York, on Sunday, August 1, 2021.

Aug 02, 202113:24