Fr. Richard was featured on The Crisis Cast podcast.  The Crisis Cast is a weekly podcast that dives into resources to help get through a crisis. The host are renowned crisis communicators Lissa Druss and Thom Serafin.

Fr. Richard joined Lissa and Thom in the episode called “Seeking The Elders” to talk about leadership and faith. He shares his story of realizing when he became an elder, and what that means for his students and our Shrine family.  You can listen here or find it where ever you get your podcasts.


Please click on any of the following selected homilies delivered by The Shrine’s rector; Fr. Richard Fragomeni, PhD.  Please adjust your volume accordingly and allow for a few seconds for a selected homily to start.  Thank you.

January 31, 2021 Gospel and Homily by Fr. Michael Joseph Groark, OFM

January 10, 2021 Gospel proclaimed by Deacon Jay Woods, OFM

January 10, 2021 Homily by Rev. Richard Fragomeni, Rector

2020 December, Christmas Gospel and Homily

2020 March 14, Last Celebration of Eucharist prior to temporary suspension due to Coronavirus pandemic

2019 October – 25th Anniversary as Shrine

2019 October – Feast of Our Lady of Pompeii

100th Anniversary of Our Lady of Pompeii

90th Anniversary of Our Lady of Pompeii

17th Volunteer 25th anniversary and Renew My Church

2018 4th Sunday in April Good Shepard Sunday

14th Anniversary of the Shrine Columbus Day theme Encore of Love