Weekdays homilies

THE HOLY EUCHARIST, THE PRIESTHOOD AND CHARITY.*

  *HOMILY OF THURSDAY, EVENING OF THE LORD’S SUPER. * MAUNDY THURSDAY R1:- Isaiah 61:1-3abcd. 6a.8b-9 PS:- 89:21-22.25.27 R2:- Revelation 1:5-8 Accl:- Luke 4:18 Gosp:- Luke 4:16-21 *THEME: THE HOLY EUCHARIST, THE PRIESTHOOD AND CHARITY.* In our today’s liturgy of the Lord’s Super, we celebrate the institution of the Holy Eucharist, the Sacred Priesthood and …

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GREED AND BETRAYAL: GOD SURRENDERING TO MAN.

*HOMILY OF TUESDAY 30TH MARCH,* 2021 R1:- Isaiah 49:1-6 PS:- 71:1-2.3-4a.5-6ab.15ab.17 Accl:- Hail, our king, obedient to the father,; you were led to crucifixion like a meek lamb to the slaughter. Gosp:- John 13:21-33.36-38 *THEME: GREED AND BETRAYAL : GOD SURRENDERING TO MAN. It is disheartening to discover that the one eating with us at …

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WORSHIP AND BUSINESS: UNDERSTANDING THE MISSION OF CHRIST.

HOMILY OF MONDAY MARCH, 2021 R1:- Isaiah 42:1-7 PS:- 27:1.2.3.13-14 Accl:- Hail, our king: you alone have had mercy on our failings Gosp:- John 12:1-11 THEME: WORSHIP AND BUSINESS: UNDERSTANDING THE MISSION OF CHRIST. In our service of God, we must remove greed and play down our business spirit. In Bethany, Jesus paid a visit …

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HOW TO REMAIN STANDING IN THE MIDST OF OPPOSITION.*

*HOMILY OF FRIDAY 26TH MARCH, 2021 FIFTH WEEK OF LENT* R1:- Jeremiah 20:10-13 PS:- 18:1-2a.2bc-3.4-5 Accl:- John 6:63c.68c Gosp:- John 10:31-42 *THEME: HOW TO REMAIN STANDING IN THE MIDST OF OPPOSITION.* In the gospel according to Matthew ,the Lord Jesus said, “the Son of man indeed goes, as it is written of him, but woe …

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THE PRIVILEGE OF BEING PART OF GOD’S MISSION OF SALVATION

HOMILY OF THURSDAY 25TH MARCH, 2021 FIFTH WEEK OF LENT THE ANNUNCIATION OF THE LORD ( SOLEMNITY) R1:- Isaiah 7:10-14;8:10 PS:- 40:7-8a.8b-9.10-11 R2:- Hebrews 10:4-10 Accl:- John 1:14ab Gosp:- Like 1:26-38 THEME: THE PRIVILEGE OF BEING PART OF GOD’S MISSION OF SALVATION What the Lord promised the house of Israel has now been fulfilled through …

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HUMAN WICKEDNESS AND DIVINE VINDICATION

HOMILY OF THE MONDAY OF THE FIFTH WEEK OF LENT YEAR B Daniel 13:1-9.15-17.19-30.33-62, John 8:1-11 THEME: HUMAN WICKEDNESS AND DIVINE VINDICATION Man judges based on his personal preferences and expectations. God vindicates according to his merciful love. When he applies his justice, the wicked cannot stand. In our today’s first reading, Susanna was accused …

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THE FATHERHOOD OF SAINT JOSEPH, By Revd Fr Michael Ogwuche, CSSp

HOMILY OF FRIDAY 19TH MARCH, 2021 FOURTH WEEK OF LENT ST JOSEPH, HUSBAND OF B.V.M (SOLEMNITY) THEME: THE FATHERHOOD OF SAINT JOSEPH By Revd Fr Michael Ogwuche, CSSp. The fatherhood of Saint Joseph is a virtue worthy of emulating in our time where the figure of the father is disappearing. It is an imitating standard …

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GOD FIRST

HOMILY OF WESDNESDAY 18TH MARCH, 2021 FOURTH WEEK OF LENT ST PATRICK, B. (FEAST) Secondary Patron Of Nigeria R1:- 1 Peter 4:7b-11 PS:- 96:1-2a.2b-3.7-8a.9-10ac Accl:- Mark 1:17 Gosp:- Luke 5:1-11 *THEME: GOD FIRST* Some people can be generous only when they are in surplus. Some find it difficult to lend helping hands when things are …

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