HOMILY FOR THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT, YEAR A (no.2) HOMILY THEME: Dying and Rising

HOMILY FOR THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR A HOMILY THEME: Dying and Rising By: Fr. Gerald Musa HOMILY: Phoenix is an ancient bird that dies and rises again. What is even more amazing about this legendary bird is how the bird burns at the end of its life and a new bird (little Phoenix) emerges from the ashes of the old Phoenix. Christian art uses Phoenix as a symbol of new life and resurrection, and as a sign of renewal and immortality. As I reflect over the life of…

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HOMILY FOR THE FOUTH (4th) SUNDAY OF LENT, YEAR A HOMILY Theme: That the power of God will be made manifest

HOMILY FOR THE FOUTH (4th) SUNDAY OF LENT, YEAR A (Laetare Sunday) HOMILY Theme: That the power of God will be made manifest By: Fr Justin Nzekwe HOMILY : Many things that happen in our lives happen for a purpose. Nothing happens in vain. The universe belongs to God and God controls it. This is a fact that we find very difficult to accept as humans. We often want to find out the cause of every ill that happens in our lives and society, and we often attribute it to…

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HOMILY FOR THE (3rd) THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT, YEAR A Theme: THIRST FOR LIVING WATER

HOMILY FOR THE (3rd) THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT, YEAR A Theme: THIRST FOR LIVING WATER Fr. Gerald Musa HOMILY: Some development experts from Europe came to a very remote village in Africa to provide some infrastructure that would add value to the lives of the villagers. There was only one Well in the whole village and so the development experts proposed to build a borehole or a dam and run pipes that will go to each house. The villagers had a different opinion; they preferred the central village Well to…

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