YEAR B: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (2)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: PRACTICE WHAT YOU PREACH BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Lk. 11:37-41) Tuesday of the Twenty Eight Sunday in Ordinary Time. In today’s Gospel Jesus accused the pharisees and the scholars of hypocrisy. They taught the Law but lacked sustaining it by showing how it is lived. They go around town looking pious but deep inside they were just going through the motions of the law. Laws have a spirit. Following them includes imbibing their intentions.…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: DENUNCIATION OF THE PHARISEES ….” But according to you, by the mere giving of alms everything is made clean” BY: Fr. Pedro IGLESIAS Martínez   HOMILY: Today, the evangelist shows us Jesus at a banquet: «A Pharisee asked him to have a meal with him» (Lk 11:37). The host must have frowned when he realized his guest could not care less about the hand washing ritual (which was not a precept of Law, but just a tradition from…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (2)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: Behold, Something Greater Than Jonah is Here. BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: _“This generation is an evil generation; it seeks a sign, but no sign shall be given to it except the sign of Jonah. For as Jonah became a sign to the men of Nineveh, so will the Son of man be to this generation.” *Luke 11:29-30.* Today’s Gospel passage is a direct continuation of our Gospel passage a few days ago. Jesus was responding…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1) HOMILY THEME: THE DEMAND FOR A SIGN….”People of the present time are evil people. They ask for a sign”

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE DEMAND FOR A SIGN….”People of the present time are evil people. They ask for a sign” BY: Fr. Raimondo M. SORGIA Mannai OP   HOMILY: Today, Christ’s sweet —but stern— voice admonishes those who believe they certainly deserve a “ticket” for Paradise, just because they may say: «Jesus, how wonderful you are!». Christ has paid the price of our salvation without excluding anyone, but, all the same, some minimum conditions must be kept. And, amongst them, not…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (11) HOMILY THEME: THE MAN OF GOD AND THE GOD OF MAMMON

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE MAN OF GOD AND THE GOD OF MAMMON BY: REV FR ANSELM CHIGOZIE AMADI   HOMILY: WIS 7:7-11, HEB. 4:12-13, MK 10:17-30 INTRODUCTION : There is a raging conflict in the minds of men between the eternal and immediate values, between the spiritual and the material. True wisdom resides in seeing beyond the apparent to the reality, going beyond shadows to the substance, and investing on the most durable : the eternal values. SOMETHING MORE THAN GOLD The author…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (10) HOMILY THEME: BEYOND WEALTH

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: BEYOND WEALTH BY: Very Rev. Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Wisdom 7:7-11 / Hebrews 4:12-13 / Mark 10:17-30 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time When God asked the young King Solomon what he wanted, the king requested for wisdom. And because this request pleased the Lord God, the king was blessed with not only wisdom, but wealth and honour as well (1 Kings 3:5-12). Subsequently, the king, excited about the blessings his request for wisdom had brought him, composed the…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (9)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME:  THE BIRD AT HAND BY: Fr. Christian Eze   HOMILY: First reading – Wis. 7:7-11  Second reading – Heb. 4:12-13 Gospel – Mk 10:17-30 I remember the story of a man who never believed there is any God. One day, he fell off a cliff. As God would help him, his hands got hold of a branch which suspended him between heaven and earth. Up the heights, he began to feel terrible pains on his hands and so he…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (8) HOMILY THEME: WHEN WE TREASURE POSSESSIONS MORE THAN PERSONS.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: WHEN WE TREASURE POSSESSIONS MORE THAN PERSONS. BY: Fr. Clem C. Aladi.   HOMILY: GOSPEL: MK 10:17-30 ” _Go, sell what you have, and give to the poor and you will have treasure in heaven; then come, follow me_ .” Mk 10:21 ” _The irony of the modern life is that things have taken over the place of persons”_ My dearest Children of God peace be with you who have gathered as disciples at the feet of their master to listen…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (7) HOMILY THEME: THE RICH AND THE KINGDOM OF GOD 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE RICH AND THE KINGDOM OF GOD BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: 10:17-27) Twenty-Eight Sunday in Ordinary Time In today’s Gospel Jesus was approached by a rich man wanting to attain eternal life. It was a good opportunity for Jesus to teach the essence of eternal life. At its most radical condition, it means poverty and freedom from everything and slavery to God. Eternal life is the ultimate dream and destiny. Nothing compares to it. It is…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (6) HOMILY THEME: THE POVERTY OF THE RICH

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 28TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE POVERTY OF THE RICH BY: Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem Ph.D.   HOMILY: A wealthy woman in her late eighties lived by herself in a mansion next to a community with people living in abject poverty. Her closest friend was her cat, and she loved her so much and would even buy her gold necklaces. At some point, the woman became very ill, and before she passed, she bequeathed all her wealth to her cat to the amazement of…

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