TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY A HOMILY

TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY A HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: IF YOU FORGIVE, YOUR HEAVENLY FATHER WILL FORGIVE YOU (Mt 6:14) Many people harbor anger, grudges, retaliation, hatred and the like. Can that eliminate the injustice one has experienced? Can’t that lead to...

TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY A HOMILY

TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY A: HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: I AM RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SALVATION OF MY BROTHERS AND SISTERS Objective: That each one of us feels concerned for the salvation of the other. When the early Church started experiencing sinfulness, Christ,...

TWENTY-SECOND SUNDAY A HOMILY

TWENTY-SECOND SUNDAY A: HOMILY BY Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: WHOEVER WANTS TO BE A CHRISTIAN MUST DENY HIMSELF/HERSELF, TAKE UP HIS/HER CROSS AND FOLLOW CHRIST The Objective of the homily is that we get convinced that where there is no pain there is no gain. In last...

TWENTY-FIRST SUNDAY A HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo

TWENTY-FIRST SUNDAY A: HOMILY BY Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: LEGITIMATE AUTHORITY COMES FROM GOD The Objective of the Homily is that we view authority in the light of faith and exercise it according to God’s commandments. Today’s readings are about authority. Unlike...

TWENTIETH SUNDAY A HOMILY

TWENTIETH SUNDAY A: HOMILY BY FR. MATTHIAS LUSEMBO THEME: ALL PEOPLES ARE CHILDREN OF GOD OUR FATHER Objective: That we get convinced that we are brothers and sisters in God’s family, whether, white, red, yellow, brown or black (cf. Col 3: 11); whether Catholic or...

NINETEENTH SUNDAY A HOMILY

NINETEENTH SUNDAY A HOMILY 2020, by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: LET US STAY FOCUSED ON JESUS Let us stay focused on Jesus for without him we can do nothing (Jn 15:5). Actually, without him we can drown. In today’s gospel text (Mt 14:22-33), Peter tells Jesus: “Lord,...

EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY A HOMILY

EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY A: HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: “GIVE THEM SOME FOOD YOURSELVES” (Mt 14:16) Objective: That as Christ feeds us, we may also feed others. It is evening and Jesus is in a deserted place with his disciples and crowds of five thousand men, not...

SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY A Homily

SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY A Homily by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: LET US SACRIFICE WHATEVER WE CAN TO GAIN THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN Homework: Catechism of the Catholic Church numbers 1023 -1032 What is a Kingdom? Kingdom implies a territory with a people whose ruler has...

SIXTEENTH SUNDAY A: HOMILY

SIXTEENTH SUNDAY A: HOMILY BY FR. MATTHIAS LUSEMBO THEME: LET US NOURISH THE GOOD SEED (word of God) SOWN IN EACH OF US! Objective: That the word of God may grow in us and turn us into saints Last Sunday, Jesus taught us that the word of God achieves its purpose and...

FIFTEENTH SUNDAY A: HOMILY

FIFTEENTH SUNDAY A: HOMILY by Fr. Matthias Lusembo THEME: THE WORD OF GOD ACHIEVES ITS PURPOSE, BUT IT NEEDS GOOD SOIL Objective: That we continue to accept God’s word, put it into practice and bear abundant fruit. During this time of the Pandemic, when so many people...