YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (7) HOMILY THEME: ETERNAL LIFE ASSURANCE

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: ETERNAL LIFE ASSURANCE BY: Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Acts 1:15–17, 20–26 / 1 John 4:11– 16/ John 17:11–19   INTRODUCTION Beloved, Jesus did not bequeath to us any material inheritance (e.g. land, house, car), for it could be stolen, misused, destroyed or litigated. Rather, he left eternal life, an everlasting happy life in heaven as our inheritance! And we could say that it was in his priestly prayer at the Last Supper (John 17, from which we took…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 7TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (6) HOMILY THEME: WHAT THE LOCUST HAS EATEN

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: WHAT THE LOCUST HAS EATEN BY: Fr. Christian Eze   HOMILY: First reading – Acts 1: 15-17. 20-26 Second reading – 1 Jn 4:11-26 Gospel – Jn. 17:11-19 Jesus was so concern with not losing any of those that the Father entrusted to Him. Yet He did lose one. In today’s gospel, He declares: “I kept those you had given me true to your name. I have watched over them and not one was lost except the one who chose…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD (5)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER. SOLEMNITY OF THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD HOMILY THEME: CONSECRATED IN TRUTH BY: Fr. Gerald M. Musa   HOMILY: We live in a world where falsehood and fake news thrive. Sensational news and rumours about people and events are constructed to appear so attractive. This embellishment of falsehood hides the poisonous effects, while the Internet and social networks make fake news to travel even faster. A distorted form of journalism known as Yellow Journalism is increasingly becoming popular. It is a form…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (4)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: WE ARE CHALLENGED TO PROCLAIM OUR FAITH IN OUR WORDS, IN OUR ACTIONS AND IN OUR THOUGHTS. BY: Fr. Abbot Philip Lawrence   HOMILY: My sisters and brothers in the Lord, Jesus was born for us, suffered for us, died for us, was raised from the dead for us. Now Jesus returns to the Father to show us the way. All that Jesus does, is done for us. Jesus comes into the world to save us and draw us to Himself…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 7TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (2) HOMILY THEME: "JESUS LOOKED UP TO HEAVEN AND PRAYED, ‘O FATHER MOST HOLY, PROTECT THEM WITH YOUR NAME WHICH YOU HAVE GIVEN ME.’" (John 17:11)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: “JESUS LOOKED UP TO HEAVEN AND PRAYED, ‘O FATHER MOST HOLY, PROTECT THEM WITH YOUR NAME WHICH YOU HAVE GIVEN ME.’” (John 17:11) BY: Fr. Robert deLeon, CSC   HOMILY: As Mom carved the rare roast beef at the kitchen counter on a long ago Sunday afternoon, Snoopy the cat took up her accustomed place three feet away, eyes following the back-and- forth movement of the carving knife. Home for a brief visit, I sat at the nearby dinette table salivating…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (THE ASCENSION SUNDAY) (1) TOPIC: OUR HEAVENLY DESTINY

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER. ASCENSION SUNDAY TOPIC: OUR HEAVENLY DESTINY BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Mk 16:15-20 Message # 571: “His Glorious Return”   1. The Marian Message a) The Blessed Mother confides that it was she who first saw her Son Jesus after his resurrection (letter b). However, this is not recorded in the Gospels because she is the silent witness of the resurrection: “Thus I became the first announcement, silent and motherly, of his resurrection. I was the first living witness of…

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