Sunday Homily Resources

Sunday Readings, in summary and in full (NRSV); plus sample homilies from various authors. If you can send me good stuff, I’ll use it here. For “Lectio Divina” reflections on the text of the Sunday readings please see http://www.tarsus.ie/page6/index.html (Fr. Kieran O’Mahony’s excellent Biblical Resources website).

Fr Pat Rogers cp, Mount Argus, Dublin.



29May 29 May. The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Sunday)

29 May. The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Sunday)

May 29th, 2016

Today we honour the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi), the food which sustains us on our journey through life.

1st Reading: Genesis 14:18-20

The bread and wine offered by Melchizedek foreshadow the Eucharist

And King Melchizedek …

05Jun 05 June. Tenth Sunday of Ordinary Time

05 June. Tenth Sunday of Ordinary Time

June 5th, 2016

1st Reading: 1 Kings 17:17-24

Elijah restores the widow’s son to life

After this the son of the woman, the mistress of the house, became ill; his illness was so severe that there was no breath left in him. She …