Monthly Archives: October 2012

Saturday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 13:1-9 A Call to Repentance OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: But we can accommodate its meaning to ourselves.  Just like the tree, we have been “cultivated” and cared for by God.  We have received the grace of Baptism, we have received … Continue reading

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Saturday of the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time

READINGS (Year II): Reading 1: Eph 4:7-16 Brothers and sisters: Grace was given to each of us according to the measure of Christ”s gift. Therefore, it says: He ascended on high and took prisoners captive; he gave gifts to men. What … Continue reading

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Friday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 12:54-59 Signs of the Times OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: St. Augustine once asked: “What is time?” To this question he made a serious observation: “I know what time is, for I live in and with it. I deal with it. … Continue reading

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Friday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 12:54-59 Signs of the Times OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: OR. People who live close to nature can tell ahead of time what the weather will be even without the use of instruments that weather bureaus use today. For our information, … Continue reading

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Friday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 12:54-59 Signs of the Times OR. PAGASA, our weather station, forecasts and reads the weather conditions of our country by using modern technology and gives us somewhat accurate information about typhoons, rain or dry weather and others. The Jews … Continue reading

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Friday of the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time

READINGS (Year II): Reading 1: Eph 4:1-6 Brothers and sisters: I, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to live in a manner worthy of the call you have received, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another … Continue reading

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Thursday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 12:49-53 Jesus: a Cause of Division OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: 365 Days With the Lord anawim Association of Catholic Priests Bishop Abet Uy Carmelites.ie Claretian Publications Defend the Catholic Faith Faith.ND Fr. Martin Hogan Fr Stephen Yim Kyrygma  Living Space … Continue reading

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Thursday of the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time

READINGS (Year II): Reading 1: Eph 3:14-21 Brothers and sisters: I kneel before the Father, from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named, that he may grant you in accord with the riches of his glory to be … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 12:39-48 Vigilant and Faithful Servants OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: A dying king named Bagda did not yet have any successor. His chancellor advised him to choose between two of his best servants. And he did. He asked one of them: … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 12:39-48 Vigilant and Faithful Servants OR. A dying king named Bagda did not yet have any successor. His chancellor advised him to choose between two of his best servants. And he did. He asked one of them: “Quarum, if … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time

READINGS (Year II): Reading 1: Eph 3:2-12 Brothers and sisters: You have heard of the stewardship of God’s grace that was given to me for your benefit, namely, that the mystery was made known to me by revelation, as I have … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the 29th Week of the Year

Luke 12:35-38 Vigilant and Faithful Servants OTHER HOMILY SOURCES: Once, when I went home to the province, I found nobody to meet me in the bus terminal late at night. Since our house was not far from the terminal, I … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time

READINGS (Year II): Reading: 1 Eph 2:12-22 Brothers and sisters: You were at that time without Christ, alienated from the community of Israel and strangers to the covenants of promise, without hope and without God in the world. But now in … Continue reading

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