HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 1ST WEEK OF THE ADVENT (2)

HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 1ST WEEK OF THE ADVENT

THEME: Jesus said to his disciples: ‘It is not those who say to me, “Lord, Lord,” who will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the person who does the will of my Father in heaven.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Isaiah 26:1-6
Ps 117:1,8-9,19-21,25-27
Matthew 7:21,24-27

YEAR II: HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 34TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME. (2)

YEAR II: HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 34TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME.

THEME: Let Us Always be Vigilant for we do not know the time the Son of Man will come.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Apocalypse 22:1-7
Psalm 94:1-7
Luke 21:34-36

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
GREEN

YEAR II: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 34TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME. (2)

YEAR II: HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 34TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME.

THEME: My words will never pass away.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Apocalypse 20:1-4,11-21:2
Psalm 83:3-6,8
Luke 21:29-33

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
GREEN

HOMILY FOR NOVEMBER 22, MEMORIAL OF SAINT CECILIA, VIRGIN, MARTYR. (1)

HOMILY FOR NOVEMBER 22, MEMORIAL OF SAINT CECILIA, VIRGIN, MARTYR.

THEME: Meditation on the end of time.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Apocalypse 14:14-19
Psalm 95:10-13
Luke 21:5-11

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
RED

HOMILY FOR NOVEMBER 21, FEAST OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY. (1)

HOMILY FOR NOVEMBER 21, FEAST OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY.

THEME: My mother and my brothers are anyone who does the will of my Father in heaven.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Zechariah 2:14-17
Resp Psalm Luke 1:46-55
Matthew 12:46-50

HOMILY FOR NOVEMBER 17,  MEMORIAL OF ST.  ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY, RELIGIOUS.

HOMILY FOR NOVEMBER 17,  MEMORIAL OF ST.  ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY, RELIGIOUS.

THEME: Jesus sheds tears over the coming fate of Jerusalem.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Apocalypse 5:1-10
Resp Psalm 149:1-6,9
Luke 19:41-44

HOMILY FOR THE MEMORIAL OF ST. JOSAPHAT, BISHOP AND MARTYR. (2)

HOMILY FOR THE MEMORIAL OF ST. JOSAPHAT, BISHOP AND MARTYR.

THEME: The parable of the unjust judge.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR NOVEMBER 12.

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
3 John 5-8
Psalm 111:1-6
Luke 18:1-8

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
RED

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF 32ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME OF YEAR II (2)

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF 32ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME OF YEAR II.

THEME: If your brother does something wrong, reprove him and, if he is sorry, forgive him. And if he wrongs you seven times a day and seven times comes back to you and says, “I am sorry,” you must forgive him.’

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA.

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 31ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME OF YEAR II. (2)

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 31ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME OF YEAR II.

THEME: For God Knows What We All Have in Our Hearts.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA..

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY NOVEMBER 5 2022.

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Philippians 4:10-19
Psalm 111:1-2,5-6,8,9
Luke 16:9-15

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 31ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR II (2)

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 31ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR II.

THEME: When you hold a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind; blessed indeed will you be because of their inability to repay you.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA.

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 31 2022.

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Philippians 2:1-4
Psalm 130
Luke 14:12-14

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*

DAILY HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR II (2)

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME OF YEAR II

THEME: The Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 19 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Ephesians 3:2-12
Res Psal

HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF SAINT LUKE THE EVANGELIST. (2)

HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF SAINT LUKE THE EVANGELIST.

THEME: Saint Luke, the Author of the Gospel of Mercy.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA.

HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OCTOBER 18 2022.

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
2 Timothy 4:10-17
Psalm 144:10-13,17-18
Luke 10:1-9

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME OF YEAR II. (2)

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 28TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME OF YEAR II.

THEME: As Jesus had earlier criticized the Pharisees, he now criticizes the lawyers for loading unendurable burdens onto people.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA.

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 12 2022.

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Galatians 5:18-25
Psalm 1:1-4,6
Luke 11:42-46

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
GREEN

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 27TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (2)

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 27TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: ‘Master, what must I do to inherit eternal life?”

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 3 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Galatians 1:6-12
Psalm 110:1-2,7-10
Luke 10:25-37

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 25TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (2)

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 25TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: They were afraid to ask him about what he had just said, because He talked about His own sufferings that will come.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 24 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Ecclesiastes 11:9-12:8
Psalm 89:3-6,12-14,17
Luke 9:43-45

HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF SAINT ST PADRE PIO (2)

HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF SAINT ST PADRE PIO

THEME: And You, Who do you say Christ is in your life?

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 23 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Ecclesiastes 3:1-11
Psalm 143:1-4
Luke 9:18-22

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
WHITE

DAILY HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 25TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (2)

JESUS CHRIST

DAILY HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 25TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: Who is This Jesus to me ?

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 22 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Ecclesiastes 1:2-11
Psalm 89:3-6,12-14,17
Luke 9:7-9

HOMILY FOR THE 25TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR C (9)

HOMILY FOR THE 25TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR C

THEME: You cannot be the slave of both God and money.. God or money?

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 18 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Amos 8:4-7
1 Timothy 2:1-8
Luke 16:1-13

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
GREEN

*INTRODUCTION*
Dear brethren, today we celebrate the 25th Sunday of Ordinary Time of year C.

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 24TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

HOMILY FOR MONDAY OF THE 24TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: Lord, I am not worthy that you should enter under my roof, just say a word and i will be healed.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR MONDAY SEPTEMBER 12 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
1 Corint 11:17-26,33
Psalm 39:7-10,17

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 23RD WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (2)

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY OF THE 23RD WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: A good tree does not bear rotten fruit, nor does a rotten tree bear good fruit. For every tree is known by its own fruit.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 10 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
1 Corinthians 10:14-22
Psalm 115:12-13,17-18
Luke 6:43-49

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 23RD WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (2)

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 23RD WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: Happy are you who are poor, who are hungry, who weep.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 7 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
1 Corinthians 7:25-31
Psalm 44:11-12,14-17
Luke 6:20-26

*LITURGICAL CO

HOMILY FOR THE 23RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR C (11)

HOMILY FOR THE 23RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR C

THEME: Anyone who does not carry his cross and follow me cannot be my disciple.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 4 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
Wisdom 9:13-18
Philemon 9-10,12-17
Luke 14:25-33

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*

HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 22ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (

HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 22ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: The Lord alone is our judge.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 2 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
1 Corinthians 4:1-5
Psalm 36:3-6,27-28,39-40
Luke 5:33-39

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
GREEN

HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 22ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (4)

HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 22ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: ‘Master,’ Simon replied, ‘we worked hard all night long and caught nothing, but if you say so, I will pay out the nets.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 1 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
1 Corinthians 3:18-23
Psalm 23:1-6
Luke 5:1-11

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 22ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (1)

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 22ND WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: The Cure of Simon’s Mother-in-Law.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY AUGUST 31 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
1 Corinthians 3:1-9
Psalm 32:12-15,20-21
Luke 4:38-44

*LITURGICAL COLOUR*
GREEN

HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 21ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (2)

HOMILY FOR FRIDAY OF THE 21ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: The wise and the foolish virgins (a call for us today to stay awake, because we do not know either the day or the hour).

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR FRIDAY AUGUST 26 2022

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
1 Corinthians 1:17-25
Psalm 32:1-2,4-5,10-11
Matthew 25:1-13

HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 21ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II (2)

HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 21ST WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME CYCLE II

THEME: Clean the inside of the cup first, so that the outside may become clean.

BY: Fr. Diotacious Chikontwe SMA

HOMILY FOR TUESDAY AUGUST 23 2022

Memorial of Saint Rose of Lima

*READINGS OF THE DAY*
2 Thes 2:1-3,14-17
Psalm 95:10-13