YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (8) HOMILY THEME: AS IT WAS IN THE BEGINNING…

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: AS IT WAS IN THE BEGINNING… BY: Fr. Christian Eze   HOMILY: First reading – Gen 2:18-24 Second reading – Heb. 2:9-11 Gospel – Mk 10:216 I still remember the first term paper I wrote as a first year student of Philosophy. It was on one of the ancient Philosophers, Heraclitus, who upheld the theory of change as the major factor of which our world is made. Yes, we are living in a changing world where nothing is preferred…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (8) HOMILY THEME: MARRIAGE IS A SACRED INSTITUTION LIKE THE CHURCH.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: MARRIAGE IS A SACRED INSTITUTION LIKE THE CHURCH. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: Gen. 2: 18-24, Ps. 128, Heb. 2: 9-11, Mark. 10: 2-16 In the creation of the world, God had man in mind as the prime and summit of creation. It is in man that he painted his picture to creation and made him his representative among all creatures as well as custodian of all creatures. The love that God is chiefly made of…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (6) HOMILY THEME: MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE….”Let no one separate what God has joined”

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE….”Let no one separate what God has joined” BY: Fr. Fernando PERALES i Madueño   HOMILY: Today, the Pharisees want to put Jesus to the test again, and they propose him the question of divorce. But, instead of giving them a definite answer, Jesus asks them in return what the Scriptures say and, without criticizing Moses' Law, makes them understand that while that Law is legitimate, it is only temporal: «Moses wrote this law for you, because you…

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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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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (5) HOMILY THEME: CHRISTIAN MARRIAGE

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: CHRISTIAN MARRIAGE BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Mk. 10:2-16) Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time In today’s Gospel Jesus is again being trapped by the Pharisees by testing His view on the issue of divorce. Jesus answered them by referring back to what Moses did which, according to Him was due to the hardness of heart of the people. But even then, Jesus pointed out that from the beginning, marriage was destined by God to make a man…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (4) HOMILY THEME: “YES, I DO FOREVER!”

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: “YES, I DO FOREVER!” BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   HOMILY: Mk 10:2-16 Every morning, the husband reads the newspaper while drinking his coffee. One day, the wife commented: “I wish I were a newspaper, so I would be in your hands first thing every morning.” The man looked up and nodded, “Yes, you’re right. How I wish my wife is a newspaper, so I could have a new one every day!” Nowadays, people are beginning to believe that to…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (3) HOMILY THEME: CHRISTIAN IDEA OF MARRIAGE 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: CHRISTIAN IDEA OF MARRIAGE BY: Abbot Philip Lawrence   HOMILY: My sisters and brothers in Christ, Marriage! The readings today speak to us about the creation of man and woman and their union with one another in marriage. Today it is so difficult to speak about marriage because our culture is against the Christian idea of marriage. We have to be able to speak clearly and yet not condemn anyone. The first reading today is from the Book of…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (2) HOMILY THEME: “A man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh. Therefore, what God has joined together, let no one separate.” (Mark 10:7-9)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: “A man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh. Therefore, what God has joined together, let no one separate.” (Mark 10:7-9) BY: Fr. Robert deLeon, CSC   HOMILY: Mark 10:2-16 Moments before the start of the parish Mass on that Sunday morning, I stood in the church vestibule with the lector and server waiting for the processional hymn to begin and, happening to look down, spotted a button…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (1) TOPIC: MATRIMONY

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 27TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME TOPIC: MATRIMONY BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Mk 10:2-16 Message # 184: “Your Rosary” (TO THE PRIESTS, Our Lady’s Beloved Sons, Marian Movement of Priests)   1. Marian Message a. The message of the Blessed Mother is intended for the month of October, the month of the Holy Rosary. October 7 is the Feast of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary. It also fits the Gospel message along the theme of the Family Rosary Crusade: “The Family That Prays…

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