YEAR A: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 19TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 19TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: WHO IS A LEADER? BY: Fr. Ben Agbo   HOMILY: Deut 31 : 1 – 8, Matt 18 : 1 – 14. A leader is not only the one who knows the way but who can make others follow. A leader is not only the one who can make others follow but who will lead them to the right destination setting his/ her own life as example. Finally a good leader should endeavour to have a…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 17TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (2)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 17TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: How lovely is Your Dwelling Place, Lord. BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: Bible Study: Ex. 40:16-21; 34-38, Ps. 84 & Matthew 13:47-53 “How lovely is thy dwelling place, O LORD of hosts! My soul longs, yea, faints for the courts of the LORD; my heart and flesh sing for joy to the living God.” (Psalm 84:1-2) The Psalmist today sings: “How Lovely Is Your Dwelling Place O Lord, Mighty God.” Does it often occur to me…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 17TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 17TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME THE HIDDEN TREASURE…..”He goes and sells everything he has, in order to buy that field” BY: Fr. Enric CASES i Martín   HOMILY: Today, Matthew places two parables about the Kingdom of Heaven for us to ponder over. The announcement of the Kingdom is of essence in Jesus’ preaching and in the hopes of the chosen people. But it is evident the nature of this Kingdom is not understood by the majority. The Sanhedrin who condemned him to…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 16TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 16TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE PARABLE OF THE SOWER….” The sower went out to sow and, as he sowed” BY: Fr. Julio César RAMOS González SDB   HOMILY: Today, Jesus —in Matthew’s Gospel— starts introducing us into the mysteries of the Kingdom, in that particular way that He likes to use by means of parables. The seeds are the Word proclaimed and the sower is He. He is not trying to sow in the best possible soil to produce an…

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Reading for Saturday of the 11th Week in Ordinary Time Year A. Memorial: Saint Paulinus of Nola, Bishop; Saints John Fisher, Bishop, and Thomas More, Martyrs; BVM. Liturgical Colour: green/white/red/white

First Reading: (2 Corinthians 12: 1-10)

If I must glory (it is not expedient indeed), but I will come to visions and revelations of the Lord. I know a man

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

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 2ND WEEK OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: FAITH BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Jn. 14:6-14) Friday of the Second Week of Easter, Feast of Sts. Phillip and James, Apostles In today’s Gospel Jesus is being asked for signs by His apostles for signs of His father’s presence. Apparently, Jesus and His teachings and miracles were not enough for them. They were just being human. They needed to satisfy their senses as to what is true, real, and available to the senses. Yet, Jesus…

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