Tag Archive | Homily for Advent year B

Prepare the Way of the Lord: 2nd Sunday of Advent

Homily on the Second Sunday of Advent  2011 I have always been nicknamed as ‘Junior’, ‘Junjun’, ‘Jun’ by many people who know me. However when I came to Australia in 2007, the then Bishop of Sandhurst, the late Bishop Joseph ‘Joe’ Grech asked me what name should I prefer to be called.  I said, ‘Junjun’ […]

‘Stay Awake’- the message of hope

Homily for 1st Sunday of Advent  2011 A few months ago, I watched a reality show program in a Philippine television which aims to grant people’s wishes. This particular episode was about a high school student who is left alone in this world. Her mother, the last of her relations died and she was left literally […]