YEAR B: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE SEVENTH WEEK OF EASTER. FEAST OF ST. MATTHIAS THE APOSTLE HOMILY THEME: CHOSEN BY GOD FOR A PURPOSE 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE SEVENTH WEEK OF EASTER. FEAST OF ST. MATTHIAS THE APOSTLE HOMILY THEME: CHOSEN BY GOD FOR A PURPOSE BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: “You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit and that your fruit should abide; so that whatever you ask the Father in my name, he may give it to you. This I command you, to love one another.” John 15:16-17. Our election as Christians is not by our…

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Reading for Monday of the Seventh Week of Easter Year B. Feast: Saint Matthias, Apostle. Liturgical Colour: red

First Reading: (Acts 1: 15-17, 20-26) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 113: 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8) Gospel: (John 15: 9-17)   First Reading: (Acts 1: 15-17, 20-26) In those days Peter rising up in the midst of the brethren, said: (now the number of persons together was about an hundred and twenty:) Men, brethren, the scripture must needs be fulfilled, which the Holy Ghost spoke before by the mouth of David concerning Judas, who was the leader of them that apprehended Jesus: Who was numbered with us, and had obtained part of this ministry. For…

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