Tag Archive | 2013

Repentance: Stop, look and listen (to God)

Homily for 3rd Sunday of Lent year C 2013 Brothers and sisters, in this third Sunday of Lent we are all urged to repentance and to bear fruit. But we may ask, how might we do this? What might be the best way to take to a true repentance? If you went around the Philippines […]

Prayer, Fasting and Obedience to the Word of God: Jesus’ way to beat the tempter

Homily for 1st Sunday of Lent year C 2013 In my homily last Wednesday (Ash Wednesday), I said to some of the children at our parish primary school  that one way to observe lent is to give up something that  we love doing such as eating lollies or chocolates, or watching TV, or playing video […]

Epiphany: Encounter with Jesus in faith and good works

Homily for the Solemnity of the Epiphany year C (January 6,2013) Introduction: The First Reading, Isaiah tells us: The light has come.           The Second Reading, Paul notes: This light is Jesus Christ, the revealer of the mystery of God.           The Gospel, Matthew tells us: This light is for everyone. It is shining for […]