From the depths of sadness to the depths of joy

Easter Sunday homily 2018

Physician’s view of the crucifixion of Christ

Good Friday homily

Suffering in your life means that God is with you

Palm Sunday

 

 

Go to Him who has power over all things

5th Sunday of Lent
Funeral
    Resurrection of body and soul
Raising of Lazarus scene
     Faith in Christ in general
Faith in Christ
     Specific situations

Christ Accompanies You

3rd Sunday Lent

Amoris Laetitia
Accompaniment
Marriages, families

Woman at well
Accompaniment
LOVE, compassion, understanding, challenge, guidance
Irregular relationships
Baal husbands
Real husband / Messiah/ consecrated

Encounter with Him who accompanies you
Eucharist

“God Is So Devoted to You”

2nd Sunday Lent

God has been so good to us

Devotion / sacrifice / love
Adoration eg

Sacrifice / devotion
Bringing something important to God for him to make holy
Even though some (all) had to be destroyed
Offered to God who is first
Sacrifice means praise, worship, love

Abraham / Isaac
So devoted to God

God / Jesus
So devoted to you

You / God
Rom 12:1 “I urge you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God, your spiritual worship.”

Tempted from the Start

1st Sunday of Lent
“Freedom is never given. It is won”.
Always a battle for freedom in Christian life
    Christ in battle “at once”
    First voice in morning – “five more minutes”
    Temptation right away for first man
Repent
    Fight always
    Confidence in God
    Life in Christ far better than what Satan offers

God Will Cure You

6th Sunday

Checklist for God’s pity / mercy

Leper came to Jesus
Out from seclusion / excommunication
Leprosy contagious: Unclean!

Kneeling down
Worship
Respect
Humility

Begged him
Confidence – Jesus will make him clean
Confession – unclean

Jesus moved with pity
If confess, God will be moved with pity
If confident, He will cure
Sin, disease, etc
Healing in confession, Eucharist, etc

Why are you smiling so much?

5th Sunday
30 for 30

Adoration
Testimonies / Pastor’s page
RCIA man / smiling
FG
Job

        Jesus not too busy to pray
In HIs Presence
     Gospel / He entered the house
     Everyone gathered at the door
     Major healing
Entering His house (Adoration) + He enters our house (Holy Communion)