HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE THIRD WEEK OF EASTER YEAR B (2) HOMILY THEME: DO NOT LABOUR FOR THE FOOD WHICH PERISHES

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE THIRD WEEK OF EASTER YEAR B HOMILY THEME: DO NOT LABOUR FOR THE FOOD WHICH PERISHES BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: “Truly, truly, I say to you, you seek me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate your fill of the loaves. Do not labor for the food which perishes, but for the food which endures to eternal life.” John 6:26-27. There are two ways to understand this statement of Jesus: First, what do I spend my time and energy on? And…

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HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE THIRD WEEK OF EASTER YEAR B (1) HOMILY THEME: THE BREAD OF LIFE

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE THIRD WEEK OF EASTER YEAR B HOMILY THEME: THE BREAD OF LIFE BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Jn. 6:22-29) Monday of the Third Week of Easter. In the day’s Gospel Jesus begins the long bread of life discourse. The people were beginning to see Jesus differently. They wondered how they got to a place relatively far from where He was last seen. Then, Jesus, as customary with Him, elevates the discussion from earthly life to eternal life. Jesus addressed the real longings of the…

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Reading for Monday of the Third Week of Easter Year B. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (Acts 6: 8-15) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 119: 23-24, 26-27, 29-30) Gospel: (John 6: 22-29)   First Reading: (Acts 6: 8-15) And Stephen, full of grace and fortitude, did great wonders and signs among the people. Now there arose some of that which is called the synagogue of the Libertines, and of the Cyrenians, and of the Alexandrians, and of them that were of Cilicia and Asia, disputing with Stephen. And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit that spoke. Then they suborned men to say, they had…

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HOMILY FOR THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B (11) HOMILY THEME: JESUS CHRIST IS  RISEN INDEED!

HOMILY FOR THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B HOMILY THEME: JESUS CHRIST IS  RISEN INDEED! BY: Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Acts 3:13-15, 17-19/1John 2:1-5 /Luke 24:35-48 The Gospels narrate several events after the resurrection of Jesus Christ with two main interrelated reasons: (a) to affirm that Jesus Christ is risen from the dead indeed; (b) so that we may believe in Him and be saved. To affirm that Jesus has risen from the dead, John’s Gospel tells us that Mary Magdalene and her friends saw an empty grave…

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HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B (10) HOMILY THEME:  A STEP OUT OF SIN

HOMILY FOR THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B HOMILY THEME:  A STEP OUT OF SIN BY: Rev Fr Joseph Nyarko Asare   HOMILY: (Acts 3:13-15, 17-19/Ps 4/1Jn 2:1-5/Lk 24:35-48) We continue the joy of the resurrection. We met the risen Lord seeking to reconnect to his community in the first week. Then we discovered the risen Lord extending his merciful love to both insiders and outsiders in the second week. Today, we meet the risen Lord inviting us to get out and make a bold step to sanctity and purity…

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HOMILY FOR THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B (9) HOMILY THEME: JESUS THE ATONING SACRIFICE FOR OUR SINS

HOMILY FOR THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B HOMILY THEME: JESUS THE ATONING SACRIFICE FOR OUR SINS BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike CM   HOMILY: “For there is no other name giving in heaven or on the earth by which we can be saved but the name of Jesus” (Acts 4, 12). The name of “Jesus” signifies the person of Jesus Christ. What the blood of animals of various kinds could not achieve, Jesus achieved for us through his blood; washing our sins away with his blood, shed on the cross…

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