YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (13) HOMILY THEME: YOUR LIBERATION IS NEAR

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: YOUR LIBERATION IS NEAR BY: Fr Emmanuel Nwokeji   HOMILY: In the Mark Gospel narrative (Mk 13:24-32), Jesus began with apocalyptic writing that the sun ☀ will be darken, the moon 🌙 will not shine, the star 🌟 will fall and nature will be upset. Reading this pictorial words of Jesus Christ about the Second Coming is neither a map for eternity nor a time table for future, but simple use of language and pictures known to the Jewish…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (10) HOMILY THEME: PREPARE FOR THE OPENING CEREMONY

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: PREPARE FOR THE OPENING CEREMONY BY: Very Rev. Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Daniel 12: 1-3/ Hebrews 10: 11-14, 18/ Mark 13:24-32 Grand events are normally preceded by spectacular opening ceremonies. Just recall the spectacular opening ceremonies of Olympic Games. The second coming of Jesus, unlike his first humble coming, will be the most grandeur event ever to be witnessed by mankind. And we will not need TV networks to transmit that greatest event to our view, for, according…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (9) HOMILY THEME: BE CONSCIOUS OF SIGNS.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: BE CONSCIOUS OF SIGNS. BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Lk. 13: 24-32) Thirty Third Sunday in Ordinary Time. In today’s Gospel, Jesus used the example of the fig tree. It is useful for its edible fruit. When fruitless, it is better to serve as a firewood. It is a sign for the coming for all seasons. Y its looks, you will know the coming season. As the Lord Jesus said, as soon as we see their buds open,…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (6) THEME: SOWING AND REAPING

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME THEME: SOWING AND REAPING BY: Fr. Christian Eze   First reading – Dan. 1:-3 Second reading – Heb. 10:11-14 Gospel – Mk. 13:24-32 Common to both the first reading and the gospel of today is the theme of Divine retribution – reward for every deed of every man. From the prophet Daniel we read: “When that time comes… those who lie sleeping in the dust of the earth many will awake, some to everlasting life, some to shame and everlasting disgrace”…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (5) HOMILY THEME: FINAL DAYS

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: FINAL DAYS BY: Fr. Gerald M. Musa   HOMILY: Predictions about the end of the world are not new phenomena. Hundreds of years ago, in the first century, a Jewish religious sect – the Essenes, predicted the end of the world. According to them, the end of the world was to come during the Jewish rebellion against the Romans between 66-70AD and this event would signal the coming of the Messiah. Martin Luther prophesied that the world was to…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (4) HOMILY THEME: WAITING FOR THE LORD'S COMING 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: WAITING FOR THE LORD’S COMING BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   HOMILY: Mk 13:24-32 Quarrels of siblings are common among little children. We were three brothers in the family. We would always play together, but then quarrels would suddenly erupt. On such occasions, my mother would effectively stop us with these words: “Wait till your father comes home.” The time between that warning and the time my Dad arrives would seem like eternity. How we wished he would not come…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (3) TOPIC: OUR FINAL DESTINY

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME TOPIC: OUR FINAL DESTINY BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Mk 13:24-32 Message # 190: “Your Last Hour” (TO THE PRIESTS, Our Lady’s Beloved Sons, Marian Movement of Priests)   1. The Marian Message a) The message of the Blessed Mother was given on the last day of the year. As the year ends, our thoughts are also directed to the last hour. This refers not only to the last moments of the year, or to the last minute of our…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (1) HOMILY THEME: THE END TIME

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE END TIME BY: Abbot Philip Lawrence   HOMILY: My sisters and brothers in Christ, Here we are at the end of this Church Year once again. Next Sunday is Christ the King and then we enter into Advent. Today the readings direct our attention to the end of time. We are promised that if we are faithful, we shall not be destroyed. We are promised that the Archangel Michael will be there helping us. We are told that…

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