YEAR A: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 3RD WEEK OF ADVENT (1)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 3RD WEEK OF ADVENT HOMILY THEME: JESUS AND AUTHORITY..….”What authority have you to act like this? Who gave you authority to do all this?” BY: Fr. Melcior QUEROL i Solà   HOMILY: Today, the Gospel looks at two aspects of Jesus’ personality: His shrewdness and His authority. Let’s take his shrewdness first: He knows the heart of man deeply, he knows the inner life of all those who approach him. And when the High Priests and the authorities are sent to maliciously ask him:…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF ADVENT (5)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF ADVENT HOMILY THEME: THE PERSON OF JOHN THE BAPTIST BY: Fr. Mike Olumba.   HOMILY: Tell John that I fulfilled all that Isaiah (in the first reading of today) said of me”. And he adds: “Blessed is he who is not scandalised on account of my life and my style. Blessed is he who is able to overcome the incomprehensible aspect of my life and work and thus able to keep faith in spite of all these. Blessed is the one who…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF ADVENT (2)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF ADVENT HOMILY THEME: HAPPY THE MAN WHO DOES NOT LOSE FAITH IN ME! BY: Fr. Ben Agbo   HOMILY: * Is 35 : 1 – 10, James 5 : 7 – 10, Matt 11 : 2 – 11. A. PREAMBLE Advent is a season of deep spirituality when we learn to wait patiently for the coming of the Messiah. At the 1st Sunday of Advent the readings warned us to stay awake and be spiritually vigilant. The 2nd Sunday warned us against the…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 2ND WEEK OF ADVENT (1)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 2ND WEEK OF ADVENT HOMILY THEME: THE WISDOM OF GOD..….”To what can I compare the people of this day?” BY: Fr. Antoni CAROL i Hostench   HOMILY: Today, we should be distraught before the Lord’s sigh: «To what can I compare the people of this day?» (Mt 11:16). Jesus is overwhelmed by our heart, more often than not, nonconforming and ungrateful. We are never fulfilled; we are complaining all the time. We even dare to blame Him for all the things that disturb…

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