YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF JOHN THE BAPTIST (10)

HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF JOHN THE BAPTIST. HOMILY THEME: *”He is prominent not because he was saved from original sin or because he was sent as a prophet to prepare a way for the messiah but because he carried out his mission with total dedication, humility and selflessness”.* BY: Fr. C. C. Aladi   HOMILY: GOSPEL Luke 1:57-66, 80 *INTRODUCTION* My dearest children of God We have gathered today to celebrate the feast of the Birth of John the Baptist. The readings of this Sunday should have…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF JOHN THE BAPTIST (8)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF JOHN THE BAPTIST HOMILY THEME: THE BIRTH OF THE GREAT PROPHET BY: Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Isaiah 49:1-6 / Acts 13:22-26 / Luke 1:57-66, 80. Solemnity of the Birth of John the Baptist Today is the Solemn feast of the birth of St. John the Baptist, the forerunner of our Lord Jesus Christ. John the Baptist was a great prophet. Even before his conception, the angel Gabriel announced to Zachariah that John would be great in the sight of…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 12TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (7) HOMILY THEME: JESUS IS THE LORD OF THE WIND AND SEAS: HE CALMS OUR EVERY STORM

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 12TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: JESUS IS THE LORD OF THE WIND AND SEAS: HE CALMS OUR EVERY STORM BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike CM   HOMILY: Storms are part of the lived human experiences. There isn’t life without a storm. And this storm can take various dimensions to stare us in the face. In today’s first reading we hear of God’s response to Job’s complaints about the numerous and almost incessant storms in his life (Job 38, 1; 8-11). We are aware from the…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST (6) HOMILY THEME: THE LORD CALLED ME IN THE WOMB TO BE THE LIGHT OF THE NATIONS.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST HOMILY THEME: THE LORD CALLED ME IN THE WOMB TO BE THE LIGHT OF THE NATIONS. BY: Fr. Callistus Emenyonu   HOMILY: READINGS: Isaiah 49: 1-6, Ps. 139, Acts 13: 22-26, Luke 1: 57-66, 80 On every 24th June the Church celebrates the solemnity of the birth of John the Baptist. John the Baptist like Mary also said a fiat in the spirit since all his works showed a convincing “Yes” and conscientious discipleship in the work of…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE NATIVITY OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST (4) HOMILY THEME: THE PRECURSOR'S GREATNESS 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE NATIVITY OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST HOMILY THEME: THE PRECURSOR’S GREATNESS BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   HOMILY: Luke 1:57-66, 80 A man died and appeared at the pearly gates. St. Peter met him and asked, “Have you ever done anything that will entitle you to a heavenly reward?” “Well,” the man replied, “I think I remember one good thing I did. Once, on my way home late at night, passing through an isolated alley, I chanced upon a group of drug addicts. They…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST (3) HOMILY THEME: WE ARE CALLED TO PROCLAIM GOD'S PRESENCE AND HIS WORKS TO EVERYONE.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BIRTH OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST HOMILY THEME: WE ARE CALLED TO PROCLAIM GOD’S PRESENCE AND HIS WORKS TO EVERYONE. BY: Fr. Abbot Philip Lawrence,   HOMILY: My sisters and brothers in Jesus Christ, Instead of the regular Sunday Mass, today we have the Birth of Saint John the Baptist. John the Baptist has a huge role in the life of Jesus and prepares others to know of the coming of salvation and of Jesus. John the Baptist was recognized as a strong religious…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE TWELFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME. SOLEMNITY OF THE NATIVITY OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST (1) HOMILY THEME: “The child grew and became strong in spirit, and he was in the wilderness until the day he appeared publicly to Israel.” (Luke 1:80)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE TWELFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME. SOLEMNITY OF THE NATIVITY OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST HOMILY THEME: “The child grew and became strong in spirit, and he was in the wilderness until the day he appeared publicly to Israel.” (Luke 1:80) BY: Fr. Robert deLeon, CSC   HOMILY: Luke 1:57-66, 80 His entrance into their lives was startling after long years in the wilderness subsisting on locusts and wild honey, clothed in camel’s hair and girded with a leather belt. When finally John the Baptist came into public…

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