HOMILY: SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B (8) HOMILY THEME: LED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT!

HOMILY: SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B HOMILY THEME: LED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT! BY: Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Acts 10:25–26, 34–35, 44–48 / 1 John 4:7–10/ John 15: 9–17 Coming Thursday will be the solemn feast of the Ascension of the risen Lord Jesus Christ. On that solemn day, our Lord assured the Apostles of the empowerment by the Holy Spirit (Acts 1:1-11). Ten days after the Ascension of our Lord, that is, on the day of Pentecost, the promised Holy Spirit descended in a spectacular way to…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (7) HOMILY THEME: ADMITTING THE SWEETEST FRIENDSHIP

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: ADMITTING THE SWEETEST FRIENDSHIP BY: Rev Fr Joseph Nyarko Asare   HOMILY: (Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48/Ps 99/1Jn 4:7-10/ JN 15:9-17) “A friend is someone you love and who loves you, someone you respect and who respects you, someone whom you trust and who trusts you. A friend is honest and makes you want to be honest, too. A friend is loyal. A friend is someone who is happy to spend time with you doing absolutely nothing at all; someone who doesn’t…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (6) HOMILY THEME: I COMMAND YOU TO LOVE ONE ANOTHER AS I HAVE LOVED YOU.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: I COMMAND YOU TO LOVE ONE ANOTHER AS I HAVE LOVED YOU. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: Acts 10: 25-26, 34-35, 44-48, Ps.98, 1Jn. 4: 7-10, Jn. 15: 9-17 Two weeks ago was Good Shepherd Sunday and last Sunday was True Vine Sunday, today can be called Love Sunday. Even though love is the central teaching of Christianity and the reason for Incarnation, suffering and death of our Lord Jesus Christ, the readings today stressed much…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (4) HOMILY THEME: GOD IS LOVE

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: GOD IS LOVE BY: Fr. Gerald M. Musa   HOMILY: Love that makes the world go round. This is why we love to listen to love stories. We love to talk, sing and write about love. Everyday we give and receive love. In fact, life is meaningful only when we are able to discover and experience authentic, unconditional and divine love is all. One of the major obstacles that prevent us from loving other people is prejudice. Prejudice is…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR B (2) HOMILY THEME: ANYONE WHO DOES NOT LOVE, CANNOT BE OF GOD

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: ANYONE WHO DOES NOT LOVE, CANNOT BE OF GOD BY: Fr. Abbot Philip Lawrence   HOMILY: My sisters and brothers in the Lord, The readings this Sunday are all about love. We must love one another because Jesus loves us. We must recognize that anyone who does not love, cannot be of God. It is not as important that we love God—rather, it is more important that God loves us. God’s love includes even the Gentiles, the non-Jewish people. And we…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (1)

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: “JESUS SAID TO HIS DISCIPLES, ‘IT WAS NOT YOU WHO CHOSE ME, BUT I WHO CHOSE YOU AND APPOINTED YOU TO GO AND BEAR FRUITS THAT WILL REMAIN.’” (John 15:16) BY: Fr. Robert deLeon, CSC   HOMILY: John 15:9-17 During the five years in the mid-1980s when I lived on the Notre Dame campus, occasional walks took me past Cedar Grove Cemetery just outside the main university gate. Weathered tombstones in the cemetery, many barely legible, marked the graves of long…

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