THIRD SUNDAY B HOMILY

THIRD SUNDAY B HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: “REPENT AND BELIEVE IN THE GOSPEL” (Mk 1:15) In Mark 1:15, Our Lord Jesus, who came to save us from our sins, begins his mission by urging us to repent. In John 20:23 he institutes the sacrament of Reconciliation by...

BAPTISM OF THE LORD

BAPTISM OF THE LORD In Ad 28 or 29, when John the Baptist was baptizing repentant sinners, Jesus too was baptized at age 30 or 31. Why was Jesus baptized? Was he also a repentant sinner? No. He was baptized for the following reasons: To side with repentant sinners for...

HOLY FAMILY HOMILY

HOLY FAMILY: Homily by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: THE HOLY FAMILY Objective: That we keep God’s family holy. Today, we are celebrating the holy family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph. It is a holy family because it was established by God. It is holy because Christ the...

FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT B

FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT B2 THEME: LET US SURRENDER TO GOD’S WILL Last Sunday, God advised us to rejoice always, because the Lord is coming to save us. In today’s readings, God reveals to us the requirement for rejoicing forever. We have to surrender to his plans for...

THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT B HOMILY

ADVENT III B GAUDETE (REJOICE) SUNDAY Homily by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: LET US BE JOYFUL The third Sunday of Advent is called “Gaudete Sunday”. The name Gaudete (Rejoice) is taken from the entrance antiphon of the Mass, which is: Rejoice in the Lord always; again...