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 (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 (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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