HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B (9) HOMILY THEME: LEAVE THE DARKNESS; EMBRACE THE LIGHT AND BE SAVED

HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B HOMILY THEME: LEAVE THE DARKNESS; EMBRACE THE LIGHT AND BE SAVED BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: “For every one who does evil hates the light, and does not come to the light, lest his deeds should be exposed. But he who does what is true comes to the light, that it may be clearly seen that his deeds have been wrought in God.” John 3:20-21. Modern man is obsessed with darkness. Even when we know something is just not right,…

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HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B (8) HOMILY THEME: We reflect on Jesus hanging on the Cross so that we might have life.

HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B HOMILY THEME: We reflect on Jesus hanging on the Cross so that we might have life. BY: Fr Cajetan Anyanwu   HOMILY: “The Son of man must be lifted up as Moses lifted up the serpent in the desert” (Jn 3:14-21). This season of Lent offers us the opportunity to focus on the truth! If some people have stopped showing respect to things belonging to God or consecrated to Him, what else will they not do. This shows truly that, “everybody who does…

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HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B (7) HOMILY THEME: REDEMPTION, ABSOLUTE GIFT

HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B HOMILY THEME: REDEMPTION, ABSOLUTE GIFT BY: Fr Joseph Nyarko Asare   HOMILY: (2 Chr 36:14-16, 19-23/Ps 137/Eph 2:4-10/Jn 3:14-21) Israel failed to heed to warnings from God through his prophets. They sinned continually until they lost the protection of God. As a result, Israel was conquered, humiliated and led to captivity. There, they couldn’t remobilize themselves to fight back for liberation. If they have tried, they would have been crushed and completely destroyed. Israel needed a Divine intervention. Like the time of Moses,…

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HOMILY FOR THE 4TH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B (6) HOMILY THEME: GOD NEVER ABANDONS US

HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B HOMILY THEME: GOD NEVER ABANDONS US BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Jn. 3:14-21) Fourth Sunday of Lent, Laetare Sunday (Day 26 of Lent) In the day’s Gospel Jesus assures Nicodemus and us that God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son for our salvation. This is very timely given the situation we are already in the Fourth Sunday of Lent. Today is called Laetare Sunday, similar to Gaudete Sunday during the Season of Advent. It is…

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HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B (5)

HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR B HOMILY THEME: LOOK UP AND LIVE BY: Fr Christian Eze HOMILY : First reading – 2 Chron. 36:14-16.19-23 Second reading – Eph. 2:4-10 Gospel – Jn. 3:14-21 In the book of Numbers chapter 21, the people of Israel offended God and attracted his wrath. They cried to the God of mercy who immediately came to their rescue. God asked Moses to mold a bronze serpent and hang up there so that anyone who is bitten by the destructive snake, and who…

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Reading for the Fourth Sunday of Lent Year B. Second Scrutiny of the Elect. Liturgical Colour: violet or rose

First Reading: (2 Chronicles 36: 14-16, 19-23) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 137: 1-2, 3, 4-5, 6 (6ab)) Second Reading: (Ephesians 2: 4-10) Gospel: (John 3:14-21)   First Reading: (2 Chronicles 36: 14-16, 19-23) Moreover all the chief of the priests, and the people wickedly transgressed according to all the abominations of the Gentiles: and they defiled the house of the Lord, which he had sanctified to himself in Jerusalem. And the Lord the God of their fathers sent to them, by the hand of his messengers, rising early, and daily admonishing them: because he…

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40 DAYS JOURNEY WITH THE LORD. Day 25

40 DAYS JOURNEY WITH THE LORD. DAY 25 Moderated by Fr Justin Nzekwe DAILY CHALLENGE: Confession. Reconcile with your God. DAILY THEME: The greatest sign THINK ABOUT THIS: The greatest sign about your salvation has been given long ago. It is the sign of the virginal conception of a God-child whose name shall be called Emmanuel. This sign means victory over your adversaries. For the virgin will bruise the head of the serpent who is our ancient enemy. While ‘Emmanuel’ will bring victory over death though his death and resurrection.…

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