HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 4TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR B (2) HOMILY THEME: FAMILIARITY BREEDS CONTEMPT

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE FOURTH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR B HOMILY THEME: FAMILIARITY BREEDS CONTEMPT BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: “Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary and brother of James and Joses and Judas and Simon, and are not his sisters here with us? And they took offense at him.” Mark 6:3. The saying is indeed true that the grass always looks greener outside. From time immemorial, humans have not learnt to value what is their own. We do not respect those who come…

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HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE FOURTH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR B (1) HOMILY THEME: A PROPHET IS NOT WITHOUT HONOUR EXCEPT IN HIS OWN COUNTRY, AMONG HIS PEOPLE

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE FOURTH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR B HOMILY THEME: A PROPHET IS NOT WITHOUT HONOUR EXCEPT IN HIS OWN COUNTRY, AMONG HIS PEOPLE BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Mk 6: 1-6) In the day’s Gospel Jesus went back to His native place of Nazareth and encountered rejection instead of following like what many did in other places. They questioned Jesus’ credibility and person citing their knowledge of where He came from, who His parents were and His sisters and brothers. In other words, they…

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Reading for Wednesday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Memorial: Saint John Bosco, Priest. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (2 Samuel 24: 2, 9-17) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 32: 1-2, 5, 6, 7) Gospel: (Mark 6: 1-6)   First Reading: (2 Samuel 24: 2, 9-17) And the king said to Joab the general of his army: Go through all the tribes of Israel from Dan to Bersabee, and number ye the people that I may know the number of them. And Joab gave up the sum of the number of the people to the king, and there were found of Israel eight hundred thousand valiant men that drew the sword: and…

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