Weekday Homily Resources

The gist of each reading is suggested in a single line; then the readings (minus the Responsorial Psalm) are given in full (using the NRSV for its inclusive language); finally a couple of reflections on the day’s readings. Most weekdays we offer two separate homily approaches. The first is drawn from material written by my friend and Passionist confrere, Fr. Carroll Stuhlmueller cp. With permission from his estate, I have used his Biblical Meditations for Ordinary Time and Biblical Meditations for Lent as starting point, editing them down to a maximum of 3 or 4 paragraphs. The second approach is based on a set of homilies provided by Fr. Martin Hogan of the Dublin archdiocese.
Fr Pat Rogers cp, Mount Argus, Dublin.



27Feb 27 Feb, 2017. Monday, Week 8

27 Feb, 2017. Monday, Week 8

February 27th, 2017

1st Reading: Sirach 17:20-24

Repent from sin while you are still alive. The dead cannot praise God

Their iniquities are not hidden from him,
and all their sins are before the Lord.

One’s almsgiving is like a signet ring with …

28Feb 28 Feb, 2017. Tuesday, Week 8

28 Feb, 2017. Tuesday, Week 8

February 28th, 2017

1st Reading: Sirach 35:1-12

He recommends generosity to the poor and condemns extortion

The one who keeps the law makes many offerings;
one who heeds the commandments makes an offering of well-being.
The one who returns a kindness offers choice …




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