HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (11) HOMILY THEME: CALLED TO BE TALENTED AND CREATIVE

HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: CALLED TO BE TALENTED AND CREATIVE BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike HOMILY: Dear friends, Gods word challenges us today to be creative with our God-given talents especially in these last days as we seek to love him and do his will. Last week we were urged to love and seek wisdom, and to allow our thoughts and actions be guided by the wisdom of God. Today in the first reading, Gods word speaks to us about the attributes and…

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HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (10) HOMILY THEME: TAKE THE GIFTS GOD HAS GIVEN AND USE THEM, MAKE THEM GROW

HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: TAKE THE GIFTS GOD HAS GIVEN AND USE THEM, MAKE THEM GROW BY: Fr. Brian Wideman HOMILY: It was the wedding day—again. The bride walked shyly, but steadily and slowly up the aisle; one small step in front of the other. She was dressed in her favorite white gown, flowing and graceful. Atop her head was a small tiara, with a single dazzling pearl set in it. Her face was aglow, and the music was just phenomenal. There…

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HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (9) HOMILY THEME: CREATIVE COMPANIONS OF GOD

HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: CREATIVE COMPANIONS OF GOD BY: Fr. Joseph Nyarko Asare HOMILY: Prov 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31 Ps 128 1Thess 5:1-6 Mt 25:14-30 Hard work, diligence, integrity, fruitfulness and words like these are the outcome of discipline, good judgment, prudent steps, and sacrifices. These are Divine attributes and only God and his conscious images can posses them. The personality of the one possessing these is like a sweet, fragrant oil; it advertises itself without making conscious noise. The child of God…

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HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (8) HOMILY THEME: INVEST!

HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: INVEST! BY: Fr. Johnbosco Obika HOMILY: Matt 25:14-30 Every businessman knows the importance of investment in business. Those who invest get more rewards. In spiritual life the rule is the same, there is no room for lukewarmness and dormancy, one can either increase or decrease. In the gospel of today, Jesus uses what is obtainable in the business world to teach us something about responsibility over God’s gifts and talents we have, to put them into good use…

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Reading for the Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A. Liturgical Colour: green First Reading: (Proverbs 31: 10-13, 19-20, 30-31) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 128: 1-2, 3, 4-5) Second Reading: (1Thessalonians 5: 1-6) Gospel: (Matthew 25: 14-30)

First Reading: (Proverbs 31: 10-13, 19-20, 30-31) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 128: 1-2, 3, 4-5) Second Reading: (1Thessalonians 5: 1-6) Gospel: (Matthew 25: 14-30)   First Reading: (Proverbs 31: 10-13, 19-20, 30-31) Who shall find a valiant woman? far and from the uttermost coasts is the price of her. The heart of her husband trusteth in her, and he shall have no need of spoils. She will render him good, and not evil, all the days of her life. She hath sought wool and flax, and hath wrought by the counsel of her…

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HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (7) HOMILY THEME: PRINCIPLE OF STEWARDSHIP

HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: PRINCIPLE OF STEWARDSHIP BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon HOMILY: (Mt. 25:14-30) In the day’s Gospel Jesus tells the parable of the talents. It is a parable on Stewardship. A man left his possessions in the care of his servants. When he came back, he expected that they had done something to make his possessions earn some profits. One servant did not earn any while the others presented some profits. The man found the one who had not earned any…

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HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (6) HOMILY THEME: YOU HAVE TALENT

HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: YOU HAVE TALENT BY: Fr. Gerald M. Musa HOMILY: In recent years, many countries organize talent shows such as ‘Idol’ ‘Got Talent’ or “X-Factor” to provide a platform for people to display their talents publicly on the television. These talent shows have brought out talented people from obscurity to limelight. What talent have you got and how do you use your talent? Many people believe that talents are rare gifts reserved exclusively for a few people. The fact…

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HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (5) HOMILY THEME: WISE INVESTMENT FOR ETERNITY

HOMILY FOR THE THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: WISE INVESTMENT FOR ETERNITY BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas HOMILY: Mt. 25:14-30 A priest dropped by a gas station and was surprised by the long line of cars at the pump. He soon realized that it was the eve of a long holiday weekend. Finally, after waiting for some time, it was his turn. The attendant apologized. “Father”, said the young man, “I’m so sorry about the delay. It’s always like this before a long holiday weekend. Everyone waits…

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HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE THIRTY-SECOND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A (1) HOMILY THEME: DON'T GIVE UP

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE THIRTY-SECOND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A. HOMILY THEME: DON’T GIVE UP BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon HOMILY: (Lk. 18:1-8) In the day’s Gospel Jesus tells the parable of the wicked judge and the persistent woman. This parable seems to give the impression that just as the woman was able to get what she wanted from a wicked judge due to her persistence, we will also get what we want from God by being persistent. Wrong! While persistence is a sign of will to possess, the…

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Reading for Saturday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time Year A. The Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles; USA: Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne, Virgin; BVM. Liturgical Colour: green/white/white/white First Reading: (Wisdom 18: 14-16; 19: 6-9) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 105: 2-3, 36-37, 42-43) Gospel: (Luke 18: 1-8)

First Reading: (Wisdom 18: 14-16; 19: 6-9) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 105: 2-3, 36-37, 42-43) Gospel: (Luke 18: 1-8)   First Reading: (Wisdom 18: 14-16; 19: 6-9) For while all things were in quiet silence, and the night was in the midst of her course, Thy almighty word leapt down from heaven from thy royal throne, as a fierce conqueror into the midst of the land of destruction. With a sharp sword carrying thy unfeigned commandment, and he stood and filled all things with death, and standing on the earth reached even to…

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