YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (6)

YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: I AM GOING AWAY AND SHALL RETURN BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike, C.M.   HOMILY: The mission of Jesus as man is gradually winding up and so he is beginning to drum it into the ears and minds of his disciples that, He is going away and shall return. Naturally, his followers should be unhappy, troubled and afraid, but he told them not to be afraid (Jn 14, 27), he went on to insist that if his disciples love him,…

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YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 2ND SUNDAY OF ADVENT (6)

YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 2ND SUNDAY OF ADVENT  HOMILY THEME: PREPARE THE WAY FOR THE LORD BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike, C.M. HOMILY:As we enter into the second week of Advent, St. John de Baptist who is a prominent figure in the advent of Christ calls everyone today to prepare the way for the Lord, so that He may smoothly arrive into our hearts, our families and our world.In order to prepare well for this great coming, John proclaimed a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins (Lk 3, 3).Thus the…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 32ND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (10) HOMILY THEME: THE LORD SHALL MULTIPLY YOUR GIFTS FOLLOWING THE TEACHINGS OF CHRIST, ST PAUL TAUGHT US THAT, IT IS MORE BLESSED TO GIVE THAN TO RECEIVE (Acts 20, 35b).

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 32ND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE LORD SHALL MULTIPLY YOUR GIFTS FOLLOWING THE TEACHINGS OF CHRIST, ST PAUL TAUGHT US THAT, IT IS MORE BLESSED TO GIVE THAN TO RECEIVE (Acts 20, 35b). BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike, C.M.   HOMILY: This is true of the blessed Father who did not spare his only son, but gave him up for us as a ransom. This shows that God can never be out done in generousity. For It was out of his generous heart that He gave…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 29TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (10) HOMILY THEME: KNOWING EXACTLY WHAT TO PRAY FOR

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 29TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: KNOWING EXACTLY WHAT TO PRAY FOR BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike CM   HOMILY: It is true that Jesus says: “Ask and you shall receive” (Matth 7, 7). But the content of our asking in prayer must go along side the will of God for us and not our selfish interest. In today’s Gospel, two of Jesus’s disciples came up with an embarrassing request of him And as they approached him, they made their prayer in such a way as…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (7) HOMILY THEME: INDISSOLUBILITY OF MARRIAGE AND THE CHALLENGES OF OUR TIME

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: INDISSOLUBILITY OF MARRIAGE AND THE CHALLENGES OF OUR TIME BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike CM   HOMILY: The Catholic Church teaches that Marriage is the Sacramental union between two matured adults, who must be male and female. Indissolubility here stands for- Permanence; binding: an indissoluble contract because it’s a Covenant. Marriage Covenant is impossible to dissolve, disintegrate, or decompose. In today’s Gospel, Jesus makes this assertion even as he drew our attention to the book of Genesis: “For this reason…

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