YEAR B: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 17TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (2) HOMILY THEME: THE FATE OF THE SEEDS AND THE WEEDS

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR TUESDAY OF THE 17TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE FATE OF THE SEEDS AND THE WEEDS BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu   HOMILY: _“They will gather out of his kingdom all causes of sin and all evildoers, and throw them into the furnace of fire.” *(Matthew 13:41-42)*_ In today’s Gospel passage, we see Jesus explaining the parable of the wheat and the weeds. In this parable, Jesus was not talking about non-Christians neither was he talking about anyone outside the territory of God’s kingdom. On the day…

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Reading for Tuesday of the 17th Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Memorial: Saint Ignatius of Loyola, Priest. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (Jeremiah 14: 17-22) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 79: 8, 9, 11 and 13) Gospel: (Matthew 13: 36-43)   First Reading: (Jeremiah 14: 17-22) And thou shalt speak this word to them: Let my eyes shed down tears night and day, and let them not cease, because the virgin daughter of my people is afflicted with a great affliction, with an exceeding grievous evil. If I go forth into the fields, behold the slain with the sword: and if I enter into the city, behold them that are consumed with famine. The prophet…

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