SUNDAY HOMILIES

Resources for Sunday Homilies

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PERIOD OF ANNUNCIATION

Annunciation First Sunday: Luke 1:5-25 The Birth of John the Baptist Foretold

Annunciation Second Sunday: Luke 1:26-38 Announcement about the birth of Christ.

Annunciation Third Sunday: Luke 1:57-66 Birth of John the Baptist.

Annunciation Fourth Sunday: Mathew 1:18-24 God’s intervention in the birth of Jesus.

NATIVITY

Christmas (December 25): Luke 2:1-20 The Birth of Jesus Christ.

Nativity First Sunday: Matthew 2:1-12 Visit of the magi.

EPIPHANY

Epiphany First Sunday: Luke 4:16-22a Jesus is the Liberator.

Epiphany Second Sunday: John 1:14-18 Grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Epiphany Third Sunday: John 1:29-34 The Lamb of God who takes away the sins.

Epiphany Fourth Sunday: John 2:1-11 Jesus’ glory is revealed at Cana.

Epiphany Fifth Sunday: John 3:14 - 21 Son of Man be lifted up just as Moses lifted up the serpent

LENT

Lent First Sunday: Matthew 4:1-11 Jesus overcomes temptation.

Lent Second Sunday: Matthew 7:15-27 The True Disciple.

Lent Third Sunday: Matthew 20:17-28 The first among you must be the servant of the all.

Lent Fourth Sunday: Matthew 21:33-44 The Parable of the Tenants.

Lent Fifth Sunday: John 7:37-39,8:12-20 Jesus, the living water and light of the world.

Lent Sixthth Sunday: John 10:11-18 Shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

HOLY WEEK

Palm Sunday: Matthew 21: 1-17 Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem.

Holy Thursday: John 13:1-14, Matthew 26:26-30 Washing of the feet and Institution of the Holy Eucharist.

Passion (Good) Friday: The Passion of Christ

RESURRECTION
APOSTLES

Apostles Seventh Sunday: Luke 13:22-30 Enter through the Narrow Door.

KAITHA

Kaitha First Sunday: Luke 14:7-14 The mentality of the disciple.

Kaitha Second Sunday: Luke 15:11-32 There is joy in heaven over one sinner who repents. 

Kaitha Third Sunday: John 9:1-38 A man born blind receives sight.

Kaitha Fourth Sunday: Mark 7:1-13 Do not reject the word of God to keep your tradition.

Kaitha Fifth Sunday: Luke 16:19-31 Rich man and Lazarus.

Kaitha Sixth Sunday: Luke 17:11-19 Jesus cleanses ten lepers.

Kaitha Seventh Sunday: Luke 18:1-8  The judge and the widow.

ELIJAH-CROSS-MOSES

Elijah-Cross-Moses First Sunday: Luke 18:35-43  Jesus healing a blind man.

Elijah-Cross-Moses Second Sunday: Matthew 13:1-9,18-23 Bear fruit, hearing the Word of God.

Elijah-Cross-Moses Third Sunday: Matthew 13:24-30 – 36-43 Parable of the Wheat and the Weeds

Elijah-Cross-Moses Fourth Sunday: Matthew 4:12-17 Repent, the Kingdom of God is at hand.

Elijah-Cross-Moses Fifth Sunday: Matthew 17:14-21 Everything possible for those who believe.

Elijah-Cross-Moses Sixth Sunday: Matthew 15:21-28 The faith of the Canaanite woman.

Elijah-Cross-Moses Seventh Sunday: Matthew 20:1-16 The Workers in the Vineyard.

Elijah-Cross-Moses Eighth Sunday: Luke 8:41-56 Your faith has made you well.

DEDICATION OF THE CHURCH