"This last week we got a new pope ... The College of Cardinals gets together and they vote and we sort of saw a sneak peak of that during this past week of how it works. I am not going to lie to you and say that Ratzinger would have been my first choice among the 115 Cardinals gathered. He would not. He would not have been my 114th choice ... um."
Fr. Kester joined the staff of St. Bede the Venerable Church in La Canada Flintridge in 2003 after having spent a number of years on leave from active ministry.
Listen to Fr. Kester's "homily" HERE.