AÑO B: HOMILÍA PARA EL 26 DOMINGO EN TIEMPO ORDINARIO TEMA HOMILíA: ¡INCLUSIVO, NO EXCLUSIVO!

AÑO B: HOMILÍA PARA EL 26 DOMINGO EN TIEMPO ORDINARIO TEMA HOMILíA: ¡INCLUSIVO, NO EXCLUSIVO! POR: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   HOMILÍA: Mc 9: 38-43, 45, 47-48 Una pareja condujo por un camino rural durante varios kilómetros sin decirse una palabra. La noche anterior tuvieron una gran discusión, y eso llevó a un intercambio de palabras amargas y sentimientos heridos. Pasaron por una granja donde un gran grupo de cerdos se estaba alimentando. El hombre se volvió hacia su esposa y, en un tono malicioso y sarcástico, le preguntó: “¿Son parientes tuyos?”…

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WHAT SYMPATHY SHOULD DO… A Reflection on the Feast of St. Vincent de Paul.

WHAT SYMPATHY SHOULD DO… A Reflection on the Feast of St. Vincent de Paul. We celebrate today the fruits of the action of sympathy in the life of a man who became a saint because sympathy led him to a life of empathy. We remember joyfully today the smiles on the faces of the poor in 17th Century France and almost in every part of the world today because of a man who strongly recognized the presence of Christ in the poor and the poor in Christ. Why is the…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (4) HOMILY THEME: INCLUSIVE, NOT EXCLUSIVE!

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: INCLUSIVE, NOT EXCLUSIVE! BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   HOMILY: Mk 9:38-43, 45, 47-48 A couple drove down a country road for several miles, not saying a word to each other. The previous night they had a big argument, and that led to an exchange of bitter words and hurt feelings. They passed by a farm where a large group of pigs was feeding. The man turned to his wife and, in a malicious and sarcastic tone, asked her, “Are…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 25TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1) HOMILY THEME: WHO IS JESUS TO YOU?

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 25TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: WHO IS JESUS TO YOU? BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Lk. 9:18-22) Friday of the Twenty-Fifth Week in Ordinary Time In today’s Gospel Jesus inquires from His apostles how He was coming across at people. Jesus had been going around meeting people, preaching to everyone at every opportunity, and healing the sick. Was He being known correctly? When the survey said that He was like one of the prophets, Jesus turned to them and asked…

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Reading for Friday of the 25th Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Memorial: Saint Wenceslaus, Martyr; Saint Lawrence Ruiz and Companions, Martyrs. Liturgical Colour: green/red/red

First Reading: (Ecclesiastes 3: 1-11) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 144: 1b and 2abc, 3-4) Gospel: (Luke 9: 18-22)   First Reading: (Ecclesiastes 3: 1-11) All things have their season, and in their times all things pass under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die. A time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted. A time to kill, and a time to heal. A time to destroy, and a time to build. A time to weep, and a time to laugh. A time to mourn, and…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (3) TOPIC: ENVY AND SCANDAL

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME TOPIC: ENVY AND SCANDAL BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Mk 9:38-43, 45, 47-48 Message # 335: “With You in Combat”   1. The Marian Message a. The message of the Blessed Mother is on the occasion of the Feast of the Archangels Michael, Gabriel and Raphael, September 29. b. The Blessed Mother confirms that we are now in the hour of the “terrible spiritual battle” (letter c). As her children, we are members of her army in battle, together with…

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