YEAR B: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE FIFTH WEEK OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: THE TRUE VINE

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE FIFTH WEEK OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: THE TRUE VINE BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Jn. 15:1-8) Wednesday in the Fifth Week of Easter Jesus gives another image of Himself. He is the true vine and we are the branches. In addition, He makes mention of the Father who prunes the branches so that they may bear fruit. Jesus knew the language and experience of the Jews. Growing grapes, which are vines, is considered as one of their main livelihood. They knew well…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE 5TH SUNDAY OF EASTER (8) HOMILY THEME: I AM THE VINE AND YOU ARE THE BRANCHES, CUT OFF FROM ME YOU CAN DO NOTHING

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: I AM THE VINE AND YOU ARE THE BRANCHES, CUT OFF FROM ME YOU CAN DO NOTHING BY: Fr. Cosmas Ukadike CM   HOMILY: As the church continues in her celebration of the Easter tide, God’s word presents us today with another title of Jesus; “The True Vine”. “I am the true vine” (Jn 15, 1) is the last of the seven “I am” declarations of Jesus recorded only in John’s Gospel. These “I am” proclamations point to His unique…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (7) HOMILY THEME: THE-VINE LIFE

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER HOMILY THEME: THE-VINE LIFE BY: Fr. Johnbosco Obika   HOMILY: 1st Acts 9:26-31 2nd 1Jn. 3:18-24 3rd Jn. 15:1-8 Last Sunday Jesus revealed to us that he is the good shepherd who lays down his life for the flock. It is part of the “I am” sayings which emphasize his perfection and resounds his divine name as revealed to Moses in Exodus chapter three. Today he tells us another attribute of himself that points to his Divine name and perfection: “I…

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