Tag Archives: Mercy

Divine mercy in our souls: A homily for Divine mercy Sunday

Divine Mercy Sunday. April 8, 2018. Acts 4:32-35, 1Jn 5:1-6; Jn 20:19-31 Divine mercy in our souls I had the opportunity some years ago to speak to some seminarians who were losing their faith in their religious and priestly vocation … Continue reading

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Lessons from sin and divine mercy: A homily for the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time. September 11th 2016. Ex 32:7-11,13-14; 1Tim 1:12-17; Lk 15:1-32 Lessons from sin and divine mercy  “Christ Jesus came into this world to save sinners. Of these I am the foremost.”  We are all sinners despite … Continue reading

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When mercy flows: A homily for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

2nd Sunday of Easter. April 3, 2016. Acts 5:12-16; Rev 1:9-11,12-13,17-19; Jn 20:19-31 When mercy flows “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.” About 6,000 impoverished farmers in Kidapawan City, North Cotabato, Philippines, … Continue reading

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Having eyes and heart for divine mercy: A homily for the 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time. October 24th 2015. Jer 31:7-9; Heb 5:1-6; Mk 10:46-52 Having eyes and heart for divine mercy Bartimaeus begged Jesus in today’s Gospel for what he wanted most in life, “Master, I want to see.” Jesus … Continue reading

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Wounded for the sake of mercy: A homily for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

2nd Sunday of Easter. April 12, 2015 Acts 2:32-35; 1Jn 5:1-6; Jn 20:19-31 Wounded for the sake of mercy Jesus Christ, true God, became one like us and lived here in this sinful world. He suffered and died on the … Continue reading

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Drawing confidence from Christ’s glorious wounds: A homily for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

2nd Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) April 27th 2014 Acts 2:42-47; 1Pet 1:3-9; Jn 20:19-31 Drawing confidence from Christ’s glorious wounds “He showed them His hands and side.” I met Joseph several Saturday mornings sitting along a street in … Continue reading

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