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THE BREAD THAT HEALS

HOMILY FOR THE 19TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B. READINGS 1 Kgs 19:4-8 Eph 4:30-5:2 John 6:41-51 Beloved in Christ, as  we continue our reflection on the bread of life discourse in John 6, the Church invites us to focus on the healing effects of this bread this morning. Therefore, I have chosen ” THE BREAD  THAT HEALS” as …

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THE BREAD OR THE LORD WHO PROVIDES THE BREAD

HOMILY FOR THE  18TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B READINGS Ex.16:2-4,12-15 Eph 4:17,20-24 John 6:24-35 Beloved in Christ, this morning we continue our reflection on the bread of life discourse in John 6. Therefore, I have chosen ” THE BREAD OR THE LORD WHO PROVIDES THE BREAD “as our theme for today. This is to help us answer a …

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THE LORD PROVIDES IN ABUNDANCE

HOMILY FOR THE 17TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B READINGS 2 Kgs. 4:42-44 Eph 4 :1-6 John 6 :1-15 Beloved in Christ,  from this morning till the next five sundays our gospel reading will be taken  from John 6, the section that deals with Jesus’ teaching about the bread of life. This is aimed at helping us to deepen …

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FOR HE IS OUR PEACE

HOMILY FOR THE 16TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B READINGS JER 23:1-6 EPH 2:13-18 MT  12 :38-42 Beloved in Christ, this morning as we gather in worship, the Church invites  us to reflect on the image of God as the Father of all mankind.  Therefore, I have chosen ” FOR HE IS OUR PEACE “(EPH 2:14a) as our theme …

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SENT TO PROCLAIM

HOMILY FOR THE 15TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B READINGS Ams 7:12-15 Eph 1:3-14 Mk 6: 7-13 Beloved in Christ, this morning mother church is inviting us to reflect on the ministry of  Amos and the Apostles  with an eye for the challenges they encountered. I have therefore chosen ” SENT TO PROCLAIM ” as our theme for this …

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CALLED AS PROPHETS

HOMILY FOR THE 14TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B READINGS Ez. 2:2-5 2Cor 12:7-10 Mk 6:1-6 Beloved in Christ, this morning mother church is inviting  us to reflect on our calling as prophets and its implications for our Christian life. I have therefore chosen “CALLED AS PROPHETS ” as our theme for this sunday. This theme is to help …

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KEEPING THE FAITH IN TRIAL

HOMILY FOR THE 13TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B READINGS Wis 1:13-15,23-24 2Cor 8:7,9,13-15 Mk 5:21-43 Beloved in Christ, the readings  this sunday draw our attention to the themes of death and sickness. And the fact that the existence of death makes  some people   think that human life is pointless;  nothing we do or achieve has lasting value. Therefore, …

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IS GOD ASLEEP?

HOMILY FOR THE 12TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME ( YR. B) READINGS Job 38:1, 8-11 2Cor 5:14-17 Mk 4:35-41 Beloved in Christ, though today is the twelfth sunday in ordinary time on the liturgical calendar, we also celebrate Fathers’  Day since this sunday is the third sunday of June. We shall therefore pray for God’s blessings upon  Fathers who are …

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GRACE AND RESPONSIBILITY

Homily for the 11th Sunday in ordinary  time,year b. READINGS Ez 17:22-24 2Cor 5:6-10 Mk 4:26-34 Beloved in Christ, our readings this Sunday  proclaim to us the mystery of the  Kingdom of  God. Therefore,  I have chosen  “GRACE AND RESPONSIBILITY “as our theme to drive home the fact that we cannot leave everything  to God and fold our arms. Also …

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