FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK

FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK May the Lord who veils the sky with the clouds protect your family. May the Lord who provides the earth with rain provide abundantly for your family. You and your decendants will never beg for bread and fodder will never be inadequate for your family’s cattle to eat. May the Lord take pleasure in your family. May the Lord heal every material, psychological and spiritual sickness in your family and make your family completely healthy. Never again will your family be incapacitated to…

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HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (1) HOMILY THEME: THE RICH FOOLS

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE TWENTY-NINTH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: THE RICH FOOLS BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon HOMILY: In the day’s Gospel, Jesus was approached by somebody to mediate between him and his brother regarding their inheritance. Jesus questioned the question and admitted it was not within His authority. But He took advantage of the situation to teach them about greed. He told them the story of a rich fool who wanted to assure his future by storing his harvests and anything he would need. When…

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Reading for Monday of the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time Year A. Memorial: Saint John of Capistrano, Priest. Liturgical Colour: green/white Responsorial Psalm: (Luke 1: 69-70, 71-72, 73-75) Gospel: (Luke 12: 13-21)

First Reading: (Romans 4: 20-25) Responsorial Psalm: (Luke 1: 69-70, 71-72, 73-75) Gospel: (Luke 12: 13-21)   First Reading: (Romans 4: 20-25) In the promise also of God he staggered not by distrust; but was strengthened in faith, giving glory to God: Most fully knowing, that whatsoever he has promised, he is able also to perform. And therefore it was reputed to him unto justice. Now it is not written only for him, that it was reputed to him unto justice, But also for us, to whom it shall be reputed, if…

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HOMILY FOR THE TWENTY-NINTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (9) HOMILY THEME: GIVE TO CAESAR WHAT BELONGS TO CAESAR AND TO GOD WHAT BELONGS TO GOD?

HOMILY FOR THE TWENTY-NINTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: GIVE TO CAESAR WHAT BELONGS TO CAESAR AND TO GOD WHAT BELONGS TO GOD? BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike HOMILY: Does this therefore suppose that we have two powers that be? Two authorities to take instructions from? I like to say that these particular words of Jesus are the most misinterpreted and distorted when it comes to its understanding and application. Jesus certainly is not unaware of the supreme power of God who by himself alone brought all things…

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HOMILY FOR THE TWENTY-NINTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. (8) WORLD MISSION SUNDAY HOMILY THEME: MISSION IS THE HEART OF CHRISTIAN LIFE.

HOMILY FOR THE TWENTY-NINTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: MISSION IS THE HEART OF CHRISTIAN LIFE. BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu HOMILY: Today is World Mission Sunday. Today, we celebrate the fact that the church is missionary by nature as Pope Francis says in his message for this year’s world mission Sunday: if the church fails in her work of mission, “she would no longer be the Church of Christ but one group that soon passes away.” How does the Church carry out its work of mission? As…

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