YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (4)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: JESUS ALWAYS HAS THE CROSS BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   HOMILY: Mk 8:27-35 Hearing confessions of children can be full of surprises. In preparing children for their first Communion, they had to go to their first Confession. Usually, most of them would be nervous and could hardly say the right words. I had this one funny experience. A boy said this to me: “Father, b-bless me for I have… Father, bless me for I have s-sinned. The…t-this is my…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF THE EXALTATION OF THE HOLY CROSS (2) HOMILY THEME: HOLY CROSS, THE SOURCE OF ETERNAL LIFE  

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF THE EXALTATION OF THE HOLY CROSS HOMILY THEME: HOLY CROSS, THE SOURCE OF ETERNAL LIFE BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Jn. 3:13-17) Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross In today’s Gospel, Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross, Jesus recalls the desert experience of Moses and the Israelites he was leading to the promise land. Many Israelites, due to the hardships they were experiencing while journeying, spoke against the Lord. The Lord got angry at them and sent fiery serpents which…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF THE EXALTATION OF THE HOLY CROSS (1) HOMILY THEME: THE HOLY CROSS OF JESUS…. ”So that whoever believes in him may have eternal life”

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF THE EXALTATION OF THE HOLY CROSS HOMILY THEME: THE HOLY CROSS OF JESUS…. ”So that whoever believes in him may have eternal life” BY: Fr. Antoni CAROL i Hostench   HOMILY: Today, the Gospel is a prophecy, that is, a glance into the mirror of reality that plunges us in its truth, far beyond what our own senses tell us: the Cross, the Holy Cross of Jesus Christ is the Saviour’s Throne. That is why Jesus asserts, «the Son of man must be lifted up»…

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Reading for Friday of the 23rd Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Feast: The Exaltation of the Holy Cross. Liturgical Colour: red

First Reading: (Numbers 21: 4b-9) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 78: 1bc-2, 34-35, 36-37, 38) Second Reading: (Philippians 2: 6-11) Gospel: (John 3: 13-17)   First Reading: (Numbers 21: 4b-9) And they marched from mount Hor, by the way that leadeth to the Red Sea, to compass the land of Edom. And the people began to be weary of their journey and labour: And speaking against God and Moses, they said: Why didst thou bring us out of Egypt, to die in the wilderness? There is no bread, nor have we any waters: our soul…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (3) TOPIC: THE TRUE JESUS

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME TOPIC: THE TRUE JESUS BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Mk 8:27-35 Message # 333: “My Birth” 1. The Marian Message a) The message of the Blessed Mother is on the occasion of the feast of her birthday. She was conceived in the womb of her mother, St. Anna, without any stain of sin. She is the Immaculate Conception. And now, she is born into the world. Her birth meant three things for us. b) “My birth is the cause for…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 23RD WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (3)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 23RD WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME. MEMORIAL OF SAINT JOHN CHRYSOSTOM, BISHOP AND DOCTOR HOMILY THEME: LOVING CONCRETELY BY: Rev Fr Joseph Nyarko Asare   HOMILY: (1Cor 8:1-7,11-13/Ps 139:1-3,13-14,23-24/Lk 6:27-38) Love is very active and practical. It is an act of self giving and sacrifice. It let go without expecting a return. It opens us up to everything from the other (world, loved one, etc.). It could expose us to danger, pain or tears. No matter its demands, we are commanded to love. Chrysostom died around 58…

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