Tag Archive | Homily for year B

Sunday XIII B 2012

Death was not God’s doing, he takes no pleasure in the extinction of the living. To be – for this he created all! Those words from the book of Wisdom sum up the principal message of today’s readings, but the word ‘death’ is used ambiguously here. The more important meaning is ‘spiritual death’, serious sin, […]

Lent: Walking with Jesus

First Sunday: First Stop The other day, I met a young man as I was coming into our Parish Church to prepare for the Ash Wednesday evening Mass. He wanted to know if there is an evening  service in the Church. I told him to come back at 6 pm and attend to the Mass […]

Be happy with God: Homily for 3rd Sunday of Advent 2011

3rd Sunday of Advent 2011 This morning I read this terrible news from Cebu in the Philippines about an armed robbery. Three pawnshop tellers were just starting their morning duty when two armed men   arrived and began shooting the victims. One of the tellers was killed and the others were injured. The robbers then took […]