YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 7TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (6)

YEAR C: HOMILY FOR THE 7TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: Bear the Image of the Man of Heaven and the Lord will reward you. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY:  READINGS: 1 Sam. 26: 2,7-9,11-13, 22-23, Ps. 102, 1 Cor. 15: 45-49, Luke 6: 27-38 God’s ways are completely different from men and yet he asked us to take after him and be perfect like he is. The basis for this demand on us that is seemingly hard and difficult is first that he did not…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (8) HOMILY THEME: THERE WILL BE GREAT TRIBULATION THE TYPE NEVER HAD SINCE THE WORLD BEGAN

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THERE WILL BE GREAT TRIBULATION THE TYPE NEVER HAD SINCE THE WORLD BEGAN BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: Daniel 12: 1-3, Ps 16, Heb. 10: 11-14, 18, Mark. 13: 24-32 The Church’s calendar comes to an end with next Sunday proclamation of Christ the Universal King. Prior to it, the Church presents to us the truth that sometime our own life would come to an end as the world time would. This brings the reality of…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (6) HOMILY THEME: There is reward and punishment for whatever attitude we put up.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: There is reward and punishment for whatever attitude we put up. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: Num. 11: 25-29, Ps. 19, James 5: 1-6, Mark 9: 38-43, 45. 47-48 In this world it is obvious that whoever sends someone on errand would demand a reply or account from him and every instructor/teacher who is to promote his student to a better grade or level must give tests and expect the best answer or result in…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (7) HOMILY THEME: I shall not be confounded for keeping faith with God.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 24TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: I shall not be confounded for keeping faith with God. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: Isaiah 50: 5-9, Ps. 116, James 2: 14-18, Mark 8: 27-35 The true knowledge of God is very necessary in the life of humans. It is in his words that we know him and can truly behold him. It is in the sacred scriptures that he has made his will known to humanity. This is why St Jerome said that ignorance…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 21ST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (8) HOMILY THEME: CHOOSE THE GOD YOU WILL SERVE; DO YOU TAKE OFFENCE AT YOUR GOD?

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 21ST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: CHOOSE THE GOD YOU WILL SERVE; DO YOU TAKE OFFENCE AT YOUR GOD? BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: Joshua 24: 1-2, 15-18, Ps. 34, Ephesians 5: 21-32, John 5: 21-32 Every human being is religious and must have a higher being to pay allegiance to and render his worship. Before doing that one must have considered other gods available. And to make a true, correct and valid choice, you must have good and informed reasons to…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 20TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (9) HOMILY THEME: SEEK WISDOM AND YOU WOULD UNDERSTAND HIDDEN TRUTH OF LIFE.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 20TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: SEEK WISDOM AND YOU WOULD UNDERSTAND HIDDEN TRUTH OF LIFE. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: Proverbs 9: 1-6, Ps. 34, Ephesians 5: 15-20, John 6: 51-58 God the maker of the world is wisdom per excellence and the owner of it who gives it out to those he desires and who seek it. In him is the storehouse of wisdom and from him wisdom proceeds to his creatures at his will. This is why he made…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 17TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (8) HOMILY THEME: THE LORD SATISFIES THE DESIRE OF EVERY LIVING THING.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 17TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE LORD SATISFIES THE DESIRE OF EVERY LIVING THING. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf   HOMILY: READINGS: 2Kings 4: 42-44, Ps. 145, Eph. 4: 1-6, John 6: 1-15 Through many ways God proves that he owns the world and that he loves all that he has made and specially cares for them. Without this loving act of God humanity and indeed all living things would not be able to survive even for a second in this world despite their own…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE THIRTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (7) HOMILY THEME: JESUS CAME TO HEAL OUR DISEASES AND TO GIVE US LIFE IN ABUNDANCE.

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE THIRTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: JESUS CAME TO HEAL OUR DISEASES AND TO GIVE US LIFE IN ABUNDANCE. BY: Rev. Fr. Callistus Emenyonu, cmf HOMILY: READINGS: Wis. 1: 13-15; 2: 23-24, Ps. 30, 2Cor. 8: 7, 9, 13-15, Mark 5:21-43 Everything that exists on earth has a mission and purpose of being and God who made the universe has a purpose for making it. He has said that his plan for us is not disaster but love and goodness. Jesus is life per excellence and…

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