YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (3) HOMILY THEME: The Fire that Burns, yet does not Consume.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: The Fire that Burns, yet does not Consume. BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: _“Do you think that I have come to give peace on earth? No, I tell you, but rather division; for henceforth in one house there will be five divided, three against two and two against three.” *Luke 12:51-52*_ Going through the Gospel passage of today, one might become confused as to what Jesus really meant when he said he has come to cast…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (2) HOMILY THEME: I HAVE COME TO DIVIDE

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: I HAVE COME TO DIVIDE BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Lk. 12:49-53) Thursday of the Twenty Ninth Week in Ordinary Time In today’s Gospel Jesus delivers another radical, controversial, and challenging message. He claims to have come to divide. His presence and relationship with Him will cause tensions among members of families and friends. His messages affect the very core of our lives. It follows that it will affect our relationships. We ask what happened…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1) HOMILY THEME: JESUS: A CAUSE OF DIVISION….”I have come to bring fire upon the earth”

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THURSDAY OF THE 29TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: JESUS: A CAUSE OF DIVISION….”I have come to bring fire upon the earth” BY: Fr. Joan MARQUÉS i Suriñach   HOMILY: Today, the Gospel presents us Jesus as a person of great ambitions: «I have come to bring fire upon the earth and how I wish it were already kindled!» (Lk 12:49). Jesus would like to see the fire of charity and virtue already burning. As if He would be referring to it in passing! He has to…

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