Jan 3 Second Sunday of Christmas B

Introduction Christmas is about God with us in the flesh. Our first reading puts it beautifully, he has pitched his tent among us. Paul says Jesus brings us, even at his at birth, all the blessings of God. He is the Word made flesh, the “only Son of God full of grace and truth”. Lets … [Read more…]

Dec 27th The Holy Family of Jesus

Introduction: The Family is under siege today, with breakdown common. So we might listen to the wise advice for parents and children in the first reading, to practice mutual respect, love and kindness. As Paul says, let the message of Christ in all its richness find a place in our homes. Like the Holy family … [Read more…]

Dec 24/25th The Nativity of the Lord B

Introduction We come to the joyful goal of our advent renewal, this glorious night of the Lord. Angels sing to us peace on earth, good will to men. That peace and love is what we should practice at Christmas and throughout the year. Lets confess any ways we fail in this.. Homily “Feed the world, … [Read more…]

Dec 20th 4th Sunday of Advent B

Introduction This week’s readings remind us that our Christian role is to be the light of the world. For, as Peter says, since everything is coming to an end, so we should live good and holy lives as we await the coming of our great Lord and Saviour. John echoes this in our Gospel, “prepare … [Read more…]

Dec 13th 3rd Sunday of Advent B

Introduction Behold the lamb of God, John says of Christ. He pointed to Christ the way the truth and the life for his day. Lets do the same for the lost of the flock today and confess where we fail in this.. Homily We live in throw-away society. Everything reminds us of this. Were told … [Read more…]

Dec 6th. Second Sunday of Advent B

Introduction Make straight in the wilderness a highway for our God. Thats the great cry of advent. And we have a model in this preparation for the coming of the Christ child in John the Baptist. Lets confess any ways we lack his integrity, love and prophetic commitment.. Homily Our gospel for this second Sunday … [Read more…]

Nov 29th. First Sunday of Advent B

Introduction Advent’s a wonderful time, we prepare for the most amazing event in history, the birth of our Saviour. Out of the blue God trust this extraordinary surprise on us. In the darkness of a fallen world the fire of the Christ child blazed and lit up the earth. Lets prepare for his coming this … [Read more…]

Nov. 22nd, Christ the King

Introduction We come to the finale of the church year, the feast of Christ the King. When God raised Christ from the dead he made him lord of heaven and earth, That’s why we call him King. At the end of all He will come in Kingly Glory to judge the living and the dead. … [Read more…]