YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (9) HOMILY THEME: SHEPHERDS OF THE LORD’S FLOCK

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: SHEPHERDS OF THE LORD’S FLOCK BY: Fr. John Louis   HOMILY: READINGS: Jeremiah 23:1-6/ Ephesians 2:13-18/ Mark 6:30-34 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time The imagery of a shepherd is very important in the history of the Israelites. They saw a shepherd as someone who was courageous to ward off wild beasts and to fight armed robbers who sometimes attacked them. In addition, a shepherd was seen as a person who was vigilant over the flock and selflessly walked distances…

Read More