YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 31ST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (13)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 31ST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: RESPOND TO LOVE WITH LOVE BY: Fr. Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: To love and be loved is the central spice of life. Firstly, is our certainty of the eternal love of God, who loved us and gave Himself up for us in Christ. It is this love that sustains all of us. Secondly is our necessary response to the love of God by loving Him above all things and by concretely living out our love for God…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF ALL SAINTS (4) HOMILY THEME: SECRET OF THE SAINTS

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF ALL SAINTS HOMILY THEME: SECRET OF THE SAINTS BY: Fr. Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: In the company of the saints, we see the manifestation of the glory of God and the realization of the promises of God. In them is realized the goal of the Christian life and in them we see the models of how God wants us to live and who He wants us to be. May our celebration of today continue to assist us to shed off our imperfections…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 29TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (11) HOMILY THEME: A SHARE IN THE GLORY OF CHRIST

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 29TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: A SHARE IN THE GLORY OF CHRIST BY: Fr. Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: The Christian life is an invitation to experience in our lives as individuals and as a group, members of the Family of God, the mysteries of Christ; to make Christ palpable and felt anew. This unique experience and participation in the mysteries of Christ leads us to share in the glory that is to be revealed (Rom 8:18), for “no eye has seen, nor ear…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (15) HOMILY THEME: “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, says the Lord” (Is 55:8). 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, says the Lord” (Is 55:8). BY: Fr. Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: The truth of God’s omnipotence and the fact that God is bigger than every human assumption and measure and proposal must always be present in our minds. That is the only way to truly understand God and accept His will. May we never be blinded by the elusive perfection of our limitedness that we…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (12) HOMILY THEME: QUEST FOR THE KNOWLEDGE OF MESSIAH

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: QUEST FOR THE KNOWLEDGE OF MESSIAH BY: Fr. Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: Being a Christian is not just a confession that leaves us without commitments and challenges. Being a Christian, a follower of Christ, is a lifetime journey that is guided by values based on the person, message and mission of Christ. These values inspire every Christian to live beyond the ordinary and to focus completely on the Person who “loved us and gave himself up for…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 23RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (13) HOMILY THEME: EPHPHATHA EXPERIENCE 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 23RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: EPHPHATHA EXPERIENCE BY: Fr. Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: In the deafening noise of vices that bedevils our times and the indifference and ideological persecution that render speechless the voice of truth, one cannot but sense the ongoing and resilient open war to silence to dumbness the voice of virtue. Confronted by this conflict that revives the age long tension between the force of Light and the force of darkness, we cannot but pray for a renewal of…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 22ND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (14) HOMILY THEME: TRUE BELIEVER OBEYS GOD'S COMMANDMENTS

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 22ND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: TRUE BELIEVER OBEYS GOD’S COMMANDMENTS BY: Fr Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: TWENTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR B Attentiveness to the commandments of God is one of the primary things that distinguish every believer. This becomes very paramount when it comes to someone who is not just a believer, but rather someone who by special calling and vocation has received the responsibility of bringing others to believe by his or her words and actions and in assisting those…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 19TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (12) HOMILY THEME: FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 19TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY BY: Fr Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: The human life is a journey which has its ultimate origin and orientation in God. This journey, like every other type of journey, is never devoid of challenges and difficulties. In the Holy Eucharist, God gives us Himself in the form of bread and wine, as the only remedy to human weakness and weariness and the sure guide to our true homeland. May our sincere participation in the…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 18TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (11) HOMILY THEME: GOD'S PRESENCE AMONGST US

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 18TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: GOD’S PRESENCE AMONGST US BY: Fr. Cyril Unachukwu CCE   HOMILY: God is always present in our midst even when by every standard we do not deserve to have Him around us. He remains with us; working great wonders amongst us and making us perceive the scent of His goodness and benevolence and to feel the extent of His embrace inviting us daily to come. May we never lose sight of God’s presence amongst us on account of the…

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