HOMILY FOR THE NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (2). HOMILY THEME: “IT IS I, DO NOT BE AFRAID!”

HOMILY FOR THE NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A HOMILY THEME: “IT IS I, DO NOT BE AFRAID!” BY: Fr. Johnbosco Obika HOMILY: 1. 1Kgs. 19:9, 11-13 2. Rom. 9-15 3. Matt. 14:22-33 The greatest tragedy in the world is not that we are often in the pit of one problem or the other but being so blind not to see the hands God is outstretching to lift us up out of the pit; and also missing the message in the trial. Of course all we are familiar with…

Read More

Reading for Saturday, Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Year A. Memorial: Saint Jane Frances de Chantal, Religious; BVM. Liturgical Colour: green/white/white First Reading: (Deuteronomy 6: 4-13) Responsorial Psalm:  (Psalms 18: 2-3a, 3c-4, 47 and 51) Gospel: (Matthew 17:14-20)

First Reading: (Deuteronomy 6: 4-13) Responsorial Psalm:  (Psalms 18: 2-3a, 3c-4, 47 and 51) Gospel: (Matthew 17:14-20)   First Reading: (Deuteronomy 6: 4-13) Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord. Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with thy whole heart, and with thy whole soul, and with thy whole strength. And these words which I command thee this day, shall be in thy heart: And thou shalt tell them to thy children, and thou shalt meditate upon them sitting in thy house, and walking on thy journey,…

Read More

HOMILY FOR THE NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (1). HOMILY THEME: "OH, MY GOD!"

HOMILY FOR THE NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A HOMILY THEME: “OH, MY GOD!” BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas HOMILY: Mt. 14:22-33 Three men, a Catholic, a Protestant and a Muslim, were discussing the best positions for prayer. “Kneeling is definitely the best way to pray,” the Catholic said. “No,” said the Protestant. “I think standing with my hands outstretched to heaven is more effective.” “I disagree,” the Muslim said. “The most effective prayer position is bending the whole body and with the head touching the floor.” An electrician happened…

Read More