YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE MOST HOLY TRINITY (6)

YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE MOST HOLY TRINITY HOMILY THEME: ONE GOD, THREE PERSONS BY: Very Rev. Fr. John Louis HOMILY: READINGS: Proverbs 8:22-31/ Romans 5:1-5/ John 16:12-15 BBC has an advert which runs like this: “The world is a big place and your radio is small, only BBC can put the world in your radio.” Similarly, the mystery of God is immeasurably great and the human mind and heart are small, so only faith can help us to accept the mystery of God! The mystery of…

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YEAR C: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE MOST HOLY TRINITY (2)

YEAR C: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE MOST HOLY TRINITY TOPIC: BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Jn 16:12-15 TOPIC: THE TRIUNE GOD Message # 547: “For the Salvation of the World” The Marian Message (# 547: “For the Salvation of the World”) a) The Blessed Mother expressed happiness in seeing her beloved sons (bishops and priests) united in prayer and brotherhood. Such has been her ardent desire for all of her children since this kind of unity and brotherhood is a clear reflection of the family of the…

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YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 11TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (TRINITY SUNDAY)(1)

YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 11TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (TRINITY SUNDAY) HOMILY THEME: “Jesus said, ‘I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. When the Spirit of truth comes, he will declare to you the things that are to come.’” (John 16:12-13) BY: Fr. Robert deLeon, CSC   HOMILY: John 16:12-15 While it’s often said that sage wisdom results from living long and bearing the many challenges life affords, it’s just as true that children can offer us a refreshing wisdom that…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 10TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 10TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: PROCLAIM THE GOOD NEWS   BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Mt. 10:7-13) Tuesday of the Tenth Week in Ordinary Time, Feast of St. Barnabas In today’s Gospel, Feast of St. Barnabas, Jesus sends His apostles to proclaim the Good News and that the Kingdom of God is at hand. Jesus stressed the urgency of repentance so that everyone will be welcomed to the Kingdom. Jesus called the apostles in order to continue the work of…

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YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF PENTECOST (3)

YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF PENTECOST HOMILY THEME: LANGUAGE OF THE SPIRIT BY: Fr. Gerald M. Musa   HOMILY: The Christian world celebrates Pentecost and this is a celebration, which comes fifty days after Easter. The name Pentecost is derived from the Greek word Pentecoste, which means fifty. Pentecost was originally celebrated by the Jews to remember the day the law was given to Moses on Mount Sinai. The Jews also refer to this celebration as the feast of weeks since it occurs seven weeks after the feast…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 7TH WEEK OF EASTER (1)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 7TH WEEK OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: THE LOVE OF GOD BY: Fr. Umoh Valentine   HOMILY: Gospel: John 21:15-19 The Lord Jesus asked Simon Peter and he asks each one of us a very personal and profound question – do you love me more than anything else that might be very dear to you? The love of Jesus Christ is so attractive but so costly at the same time. Jesus on many occasions spoke to his disciples about the nature of God’s unquenchable…

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9 DAYS NOVENA TO THE HOLY SPIRIT IN PREPARATION FOR PENTECOST *DAY 5*

Novena to the Holy Spirit – Day 5 Kindness In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit. Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate. Oh Holy Spirit, by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all. By Your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name. By Your love, we are protected from evil. And so,…

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9 DAYS NOVENA TO THE HOLY SPIRIT IN PREPARATION FOR PENTECOST *DAY 1*

To celebrate Pentecost, the descent of the Holy Spirit on the Church, we are going to pray the Holy Spirit Novena! It is a powerful and moving novena that is meant to help us open ourselves up to the third person of the Holy Trinity. Even though we pray this novena as a preparation for the feast of Pentecost, you can also pray a novena to the Holy Spirit any time that you want. So, let us pray with great confidence and trust in our God who is all Good…

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Nigeria: Bishop Emeritus of Sokoto Diocese goes home

With total submission to the will of God for a life of selfless service and dedication to God, the Church and Humanity at large, we announce the demise of our Bishop Emeritus, Most Rev. Kevin J. Aje, at about 12noon today, 27th May, 2019 (as Mass was being offered at St. Bakhita chapel). Burial arrangements will be announced latter. May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God rest in peace. Amen! (Pls offer Masses and prayers for his repose). 🕊🕊🕊 Bishop Aje…

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YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (7)

YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: Finding Peace in a Troubled World. BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: Read Acts 15:1-2.22-29, Psalm 67, Revelation 21:10-14.22-23 and John 14:23-29 “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” (John 14:27) Last Sunday, Jesus gave us a new command; to love others not just as we love ourselves but as He loved us. Today,…

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