FOURTEENTH SUNDAY A

FOURTEENTH SUNDAY A: HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: “LEARN FROM ME, FOR I AM MEEK AND HUMBLE OF HEART” (Mt 11:29) The Objective of this homily is that each one of us learns from Jesus to be meek and humble in heart, so that we may have peace (Mt 11: 29). In the...

THIRTEENTH SUNDAY A HOMILY

THIRTEENTH SUNDAY A HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: GOD REWARDS HOSPITALITY TOWARDS HIS MESSENGERS OBJECTIVE: THAT WE MAY CONTINUE WITH OUR HOSPITALITY Today’s readings, especially, the first and the gospel, teach us that God rewards the hospitality accorded to...

SUNDAY 12 A

12th SUNDAY A: HOMILY (Gosp. Mt 10:26-33; Jer 20:10-13; Rm 5:12-15) by Fr. M. Lusembo THEME: DO NOT BE AFRAID Objective: That we do not be afraid to preach the Gospel to anyone. In the short Gospel we have just heard, Jesus mentions the word “afraid” 4 times. He says...

CORPUS CHRISTI

FEAST OF THE BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST: Homily by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: LET US BE BREAD FOR OTHERS INTENTION: That we may offer ourselves to save others as Christ did. In the Gospel according to John chapter 6, the word BREAD is used, at least 20 times. In many...

Holy Trinity

Trinity Sunday B: Homily by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: THE HOLY TRINITY. Objective: That we may be united like the Holy Trinity Today’s second reading taken from St. Paul’s second Letter to the Corinthians (13: 11-13), contains the ancient apostolic blessing in the...

PENTECOST A HOMILY

PENTECOST A HOMILY THEME: PENTECOST OBJECTIVE: THAT WE MAY ASK FOR MORE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT Pentecost literally means 50th. It is a feast celebrated on the 50th day after the Passover feast by the Jews and a feast celebrated on the 50th day after the feast of the...

ASCENSION OF THE LORD YEAR A HOMILY

ASCENSION (ACTS 1:1-11; Eph 1:17-23; Mt 28:16-20) by Fr. M. Lusembo THEME: WE ARE HERE ON EARTH TO PREPARE FOR HEAVEN Objective: That we may take preparation for heaven as our priority number one. Each Sunday we profess through the Creed, “He ascended into...

EASTER SUNDAY 6 A HOMILY

EASTER SUNDAY 6 A HOMILY THEME: THE PROMISE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT OBJECTIVE: THAT WE MAY ASK FOR MORE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT Two weeks from today, we shall celebrate Pentecost, marking the official coming of the Holy Spirit upon the disciples of Jesus. In today’s gospel...

EASTER SUNDAY 5 A HOMILY

EASTER SUNDAY 5 A HOMILY THEME: “THERE ARE MANY ROOMS IN MY FATHER’S HOUSE” (Jn 14:2) OBJECTIVE: THAT EACH ONE OF US MAY HAVE A ROOM IN THE FATHER’S HOUSE “There are many rooms in my Father’s house”, so declares Jesus, in his farewell speech, in John 14:2. What does...

EASTER SUNDAY 4 A HOMILY

Easter IV Sunday A: Homily on John 10: 1-10 THEME: JESUS THE GOOD SHEPHERD (Jn 10:11) OBJECTIVE: THAT WE EMULATE HIM On this Good Shepherd Sunday and World Day of prayer for vocations, the Church reminds us of our call to become good shepherds of God’s flock and good...