HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE FIRST WEEK OF LENT YEAR B (1) HOMILY THEME: THE LEADERSHIP OF THE CHURCH 

HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE FIRST WEEK OF LENT YEAR B HOMILY THEME: THE LEADERSHIP OF THE CHURCH BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Mt. 16:13-19) Feast of the Chair of St. Peter, the Apostle. In this day’s readings, feast of the Chair of Peter, the leadership of the Church is presented. Paul gives a description of how presbyters should be to their flocks. They should serve with willingness and eagerness. Witnessing is very important for their flocks. In the Gospel, Peter is designated as the leader of the Church.…

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Reading for Thursday of the First Week of Lent Year B. Feast: The Chair of Saint Peter the Apostle. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (1 Peter 5: 1-4) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 23: 1-3a, 4, 5, 6) Gospel: (Matthew 16: 13-19)   First Reading: (1 Peter 5: 1-4) The ancients therefore that are among you, I beseech, who am myself also an ancient, and a witness of the sufferings of Christ: as also a partaker of that glory which is to be revealed in time to come: Feed the flock of God which is among you, taking care of it, not by constraint, but willingly, according to God: not for filthy lucre’s sake, but voluntarily: Neither as lording…

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