YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (7) HOMILY THEME: ETERNAL LIFE ASSURANCE

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: ETERNAL LIFE ASSURANCE BY: Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Acts 1:15–17, 20–26 / 1 John 4:11– 16/ John 17:11–19   INTRODUCTION Beloved, Jesus did not bequeath to us any material inheritance (e.g. land, house, car), for it could be stolen, misused, destroyed or litigated. Rather, he left eternal life, an everlasting happy life in heaven as our inheritance! And we could say that it was in his priestly prayer at the Last Supper (John 17, from which we took…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 7TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (6) HOMILY THEME: WHAT THE LOCUST HAS EATEN

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: WHAT THE LOCUST HAS EATEN BY: Fr. Christian Eze   HOMILY: First reading – Acts 1: 15-17. 20-26 Second reading – 1 Jn 4:11-26 Gospel – Jn. 17:11-19 Jesus was so concern with not losing any of those that the Father entrusted to Him. Yet He did lose one. In today’s gospel, He declares: “I kept those you had given me true to your name. I have watched over them and not one was lost except the one who chose…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD (5)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER. SOLEMNITY OF THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD HOMILY THEME: CONSECRATED IN TRUTH BY: Fr. Gerald M. Musa   HOMILY: We live in a world where falsehood and fake news thrive. Sensational news and rumours about people and events are constructed to appear so attractive. This embellishment of falsehood hides the poisonous effects, while the Internet and social networks make fake news to travel even faster. A distorted form of journalism known as Yellow Journalism is increasingly becoming popular. It is a form…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (4)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: WE ARE CHALLENGED TO PROCLAIM OUR FAITH IN OUR WORDS, IN OUR ACTIONS AND IN OUR THOUGHTS. BY: Fr. Abbot Philip Lawrence   HOMILY: My sisters and brothers in the Lord, Jesus was born for us, suffered for us, died for us, was raised from the dead for us. Now Jesus returns to the Father to show us the way. All that Jesus does, is done for us. Jesus comes into the world to save us and draw us to Himself…

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Reading for the Seventh Sunday of Easter Year B. Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (Acts 1: 1-11) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 47: 2-3, 6-7, 8-9 (6)) Second Reading: (Ephesians 4: 1-13) Gospel: (Mark 16: 15-20)   First Reading: (Acts 1: 1-11) The former treatise I made, O Theophilus, of all things which Jesus began to do and to teach, Until the day on which, giving commandments by the Holy Ghost to the apostles whom he had chosen, he was taken up. To whom also he shewed himself alive after his passion, by many proofs, for forty days appearing to them, and speaking of the kingdom of…

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