YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 20TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (7) THEME: THE BLOOD THAT PLEADS FOR MERCY

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 20TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME THEME: THE BLOOD THAT PLEADS FOR MERCY BY: Fr. Christian Eze   HOMILY: First reading Prov.9:1-6 Second reading – Eph 5:15-20 Gospel – Jn 6: 51-58 Naturally, the blood of a human being innocently spilled cries for vengeance and destruction. In Gen 4:10, the blood of Abel, the first innocent human bloodshed according to Biblical history, cried to God for vengeance. Thus Jesus speaks angrily to the Jews about the revenge to be taken for every blood of man shed innocently–…

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YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 19TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (3) TOPIC: BEING ONE WITH JESUS IN THE EUCHARIST

YEAR B: HOMILY/REFLECTION FOR THE 19TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME TOPIC: BEING ONE WITH JESUS IN THE EUCHARIST BY: Fr. Mike Lagrimas   Gospel: Jn 6:51-58 Message # 176: “Jesus in the Eucharist”   1.The Marian Message a. In this message, the Blessed Mother mentions important points about the Eucharist. First, it is the real presence of Jesus: “with his body, his blood, his souls and his divinity” (letter c). Second, the Eucharist is “the summit of all your prayer, which should be a prayer of adoration, of thanksgiving, of praise…

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