YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD (5)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER. SOLEMNITY OF THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD HOMILY THEME: CONSECRATED IN TRUTH BY: Fr. Gerald M. Musa   HOMILY: We live in a world where falsehood and fake news thrive. Sensational news and rumours about people and events are constructed to appear so attractive. This embellishment of falsehood hides the poisonous effects, while the Internet and social networks make fake news to travel even faster. A distorted form of journalism known as Yellow Journalism is increasingly becoming popular. It is a form…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 7TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (3) HOMILY THEME: DEPARTURE OR OVERTURE? 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: DEPARTURE OR OVERTURE? BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   HOMILY: Mk 16:15-20 Perhaps one of the most emotionally-charged places is the international airport. NAIA in Manila is a particular example. There is so much human drama involved. At the Arrival Area, people are happy, enthusiastic and exuberant. Their loved one, away for a long time, is arriving at any moment. But the complete opposite can be seen at the Departure Area. There is sadness and pain, for their loved one is…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (THE ASCENSION SUNDAY) (1) TOPIC: OUR HEAVENLY DESTINY

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER. ASCENSION SUNDAY TOPIC: OUR HEAVENLY DESTINY BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Mk 16:15-20 Message # 571: “His Glorious Return”   1. The Marian Message a) The Blessed Mother confides that it was she who first saw her Son Jesus after his resurrection (letter b). However, this is not recorded in the Gospels because she is the silent witness of the resurrection: “Thus I became the first announcement, silent and motherly, of his resurrection. I was the first living witness of…

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