Author Archives: Father Nathan Reesman

About Father Nathan Reesman

Father Reesman is a priest of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. He is the Shared Pastor of Immaculate Conception Parish, and also of Saint Frances Cabrini Parish, both in West Bend, Wisconsin. He is also the Courage and EnCourage chaplain for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Courage is an apostolate of the Catholic Church that ministers to men and women who experience same sex attraction.

Epiphany: Right Worship vs “Trending Now”

The homage of the Magi that we recall today tells us that the answer to right worship is not located in superficial attractions and clever new ideas. Continue reading

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Homily: Learning from the Holy Family

Click HERE  to listen to the audio file of Father Reesman’s homily for the Feast of the Holy Family, Year B, given at Saint Frances Cabrini Parish on Sunday, December 31st, 2017 at the 10am Mass.

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On “Coming Out” From the Pulpit

A priest who experiences same sex attractions must do what any other man with his same inclinations must do. He must handle it in accord with the Church’s best pastoral practices. Continue reading

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Homily: Getting Past the End

Click HERE to access the link to the podcast for Father Reesman’s homily for the 32nd Homily in Ordinary Time, Year A, given at Saint Frances Cabrini parish on Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at the 10am Mass.

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Changing the Climate Change Conversation

Modern science has intentionally divorced itself from any reference to divine revelation, which means it has left itself no compelling means to answer its own pressing questions. Continue reading

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A Christian Response to the Mandalay Bay Tragedy

What a mass killing reveals about God and about ourselves. Continue reading

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Homily: Remembering- to Bear Fruit

Click HERE for the audio file of Father Reesman’s homily for the 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A, given on Sunday, October 8th, 2017 during the 10am Mass at Saint Frances Cabrini Church.  

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