HOMILY SUNDAY 31-C Zacchaeus – Son of Abraham (Wisdom 11:23-12:2; Psalm 145; 2 Thes 1:11-2:2; Luke 19:1-10) ********************************************************* What were the first words the Jesus preached? “Repent; believe, the kingdom of heaven is near.” Do this and salvation will be yours. Zacchaeus lived those first words of Jesus. He was a tax collector unsatisfied with […]


SOLEMNITY: ALL SAINTS DAY Living In the Reign as Servants and Children of God (Rev 7:2-4, 9-14; Ps 24; 1 Jn 3:1-3; Mt 5:1-12) ******************************************************** “It is heaven all the way to heaven.” This statement from St. Catherine of Sienna, and the All Saints Liturgy today, invite us to live in the reign of God […]

Faith-Kingdom of God

HOMILY WEEK 30 04 – Year I A Tale of Two Kingdoms (Rm 3:21-30; Ps 130; Lk 11:47-54) ********************************************* The Dominus Flevit Church overlooking Jerusalem commemorates the incident in today’s gospel when Jesus wept over the rejection of his message by especially the religious leaders of his day, in collusion with the political rules symbolized […]

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