Monthly Archives: November 2015

What type of King is this? : A homily for the Solemnity of Christ the King

Solemnity of Christ the King. November 22nd 2015. Dn 7:13-14; Rv 1:5-8; Jn 18:33-37 What type of king is this? A young graduate in his early twenties walked into a market in the Northern Nigeria city of Kano this last … Continue reading

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Facing the repentance question: A homily for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time. November 15th 2015. Dan 12:1-3; Heb 10:11-14,18; Mk 13:24-32 Facing the repentance question I must confess that the news about the Islamic terrorist attacks in France this last weekend left me with an initial anger … Continue reading

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The Real Reason to Give: A homily for the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. November 8th 2015. 1 Kgs 17:10-16; Heb 9:24-28; Mk 12:38-44 The real reason to give Why should we give? Do we give because we have abundance? Or because it makes us feel good? Or because … Continue reading

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Living the motto of the saints: A homily for the Solemnity of All Saints

Solemnity of All Saints. November 1, 2015. Rev 7:2-4,9-14; 1Jn 3:1-3; Mt 5:1-12 Living the motto of the saints “Salvation comes from our God, who is seated on the throne, and from the Lamb!” “Never give up!” That is a … Continue reading

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