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Homily for the 2nd Sunday in ordinary time, Year B

HOMILY FOR THE SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR B READINGS: 1 Samuel 3:3b-10.19 1 Corinthians 6:13c-15a.17-20 John 1:35-42 THEME: *THE ENCOUNTER TRANSFORMS* Beloved in Christ, this morning as we gather to worship God, we are reminded that this encounter with the Divine should result in the transformation of our very lives. Beloved, the response of Samuel – “Speak, for …

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HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD, YEAR B

HOMILY FOR THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD READINGS: Isaiah 60:1-6 Ephesians 3:2-3,5-6 Matthew 2:1-12 THEME: * KNOWLEDGE ALONE IS NOT ENOUGH * Dearly beloved, this morning is special for we celebrate the epiphany of the Lord as well as the first Sunday of 2018. For us, epiphany commemorates the appearance or manifestation of God in human form. This reminds us …

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Homily for Holy Family, Year B

HOMILY FOR HOLY FAMILY SUNDAY Readings: Genesis 15:1-6,21:1-3 Hebrews 11:8,11-12,17-19 Luke 2:22-40 THEME: GOD AS THE ORIGIN OF FAMILY Christmas is a family time. A period of reunion with the privilege of spending much time together, and enjoying each others company. Family has its origin in God and it is He who sustains it. Today’s celebration is one that invites …

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Homily for the 4th Sunday of Advent, year B

HOMILY FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT, YEAR B READINGS: 2 Samuel 7:1-5,8b-12,14a,16 Romans 16:25-27 Luke 1:26-38 THEME: *THE YES RESPONSE* Beloved in Christ, as we celebrate the fourth Sunday of Advent, Mother Church invites us to reflect on the’ fiat’ of Mary which culminated in the birth of our saviour at Christmas. We are invited to reflect on the …

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3rd Sunday of Advent, year B

*Homily for the 3rd Sunday of Advent,Year B. Readings: Isaiah 61:1-2a , 10-11; 1Thes 5:16-24; John 16:6-8, 19-28. Theme. : *. JOY : THE MARK OF THE CHRISTIAN * Beloved in Christ, today we celebrate a very special Sunday , with an obligation to rejoice, namely *Gaudete Sunday*. The Christian is a cheerful person but the joy of the Christian …

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