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Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary time – Year C

 – 30th June 2019 – 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time Gospel Text: Luke  9:51-62 vs. 51  Now as the time drew near for him to be taken up to heaven, he resolutely took the road for Jerusalem and v.52 sent messengers ahead of him vs. 53  but the people would not receive him because he was

2016.10.24.

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary time – Year C

 – 19th June 2013 – 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time Gospel  Text: Luke 9:18-24 vs. 18  One day when Jesus was praying alone in the presence of his disciples, he put this question to them, “Who do the crowds say I am?” vs. 19  And they answered, “John the Baptist; others Elijah; and others say one of

2016.06.24.

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

– 16th June  2016 – Gospel Text: Luke 7:36-50 (Short form) vs.36  One of the Pharisees invited Jesus to a meal. When he arrived at the Pharisee’s house and took his place at table,  vs.37  a woman came in, who had a bad name in the town. She had heard he was dining with the

2016.06.10.

Tenth Sunday in Ordinary time – Year C

5th June 2013 – Gospel reading: Luke 7:11-17 Text vs.11  Soon afterwards, Jesus went to a town called Nain, accompanied by his disciples and a great number of people. vs.12  When he was near the gate of the town, it happened that a dead man was being carried out for burial, the only son of

2016.05.30.

2nd Sunday of Christmas – Year A,B, C

  – to be celebrated on 3-1-2016 – 2nd Sunday of Christmas Gospel reading: John 1:1-18 vs.1  In the beginning was the Word: the Word was with God and the Word was God. vs.2  He was with God in the beginning. vs.3 Through him all things came to be, not one thing had its being but

2016.01.03.

Nov 1 All Saints day

All Saints  Feastday -A few notes-  Explanation for todays Homily format: Unfortunately we cannot bring you our usual range of writers of homily notes as none cover This day specificall as it only turns up once every seven or so years. We offer these few historical ideas for your consideration. Q: What is all Saints day? A:  It celebrates the lives of

2015.10.30.

Commemoration of all the Faithful Departed/31 Sun Ordinary time -Year A and

(For Year A  apart from 2014) Thirty-first Sunday in Ordinary time – 1/A Gospel reading: Matthew 23:1-12 vs.1  Addressing the people and his disciples, Jesus said, vs.2  “The scribes and the Pharisees occupy the chair of Moses. vs.3  You must therefore do what they tell you and listen to what they say; but do not

2014.10.27.

18th Sun ordinary time -Year A

  – To be celebrated on – 3 -8-14 – Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Like the manna in the desert, bread in plenty for the crowds is seen as a sign of the coming of the kingdom and of the heavenly banquet in the end times. The actions of Jesus in the desert are

2014.07.28.

Ss Peter and Paul, Apostles

As we do not have any original sources of homilies we offer two approaches to this feastday from our Saints of the day. 1.  by Paddy Duffy Today is the Solemnity of Ss Peter and Paul, twin founders of the Church in Rome. It is the day traditionally considered in pagan Rome to be its

2014.06.23.

The Presentation of the Lord – Year A

-to be celebrated on 2-2-2014- The Presentation of the Lord   (N. B. We apologise that we have only one resource for todays readings. This is because this feastday of the Lord only occurs on Sundays very rarely and our writers don’t include this Feast) Gospel: Luke 2:22-40My eyes have seen your salvation. When the

2014.01.27.

2 Sun after Christmas -Year A

– 5-1-2014 —  Second Sunday after Christmas When peaceful silence lay over all, and night had run half of her swift course, the all-powerful word leaped down from heaven, from the royal throne Gospel Reading: John 1:1-18 vs.1  In the beginning was the Word: the Word was with God and the Word was God.vs.2  He

2013.12.30.

Sunday-The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph -Year A

– 29-12-2013 – The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph   The Holy Family is seen as the model for the human family, the religiouscommunity, and the Church itself. The celebration of the Incarnation hos brought us to see God’s closeness. In the Holy Family we see the ordinariness of the life of Jesus, the

2013.12.26.

Coments on the CI homily service

 Results Gentle visitors Thank you for your co-operation in answering our survey as to whether our Homily Service is worth continuing. We received around 30 responses from across the world and all were appreciative and very favourable. Result Even though our financial resources are under considerable strain we will continue this service as long as

2012.06.22.

The Nativity of St John the Baptist (Questionaire))

June 24th 2012 This week none of our regular resources for material were unavailable to us. Sorry about that!  (Instead, at the bottom of this page we offer two donated meditations. Narmal Service, we hope,  will be resumed next week. At Catholic Ireland.Net, we face the challenge of daily producing new material for our visotors.

2012.06.18.

EASTER SUNDAY -Year B

EASTER SUNDAY Gospel Reading: John 20:1-10 vs.1  It was very early on the first day of the week, and still dark, when Mary of Magdala came to the tomb. She saw that the stone had been moved away from the tombvs.2  and came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved.

2012.04.07.

SEVENTH SUN IN ORD TIME -Year B

 Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Gospel reading: Mark 2:1-12 vs.1 When Jesus returned to Capernaum some time later, word went round that he was back; vs.2 and so many people collected that there was no room left, even in front of the door. He was preaching the word to them vs.3 when some people came

2012.02.13.

9th Sun ordinary time -Year A

Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time Gospel reading: Matthew 7:21-27 Gospel text vs.21  Jesus said to his disciples: “It is not those who say to me, “Lord, Lord” who will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the person who does the will of my Father in heaven.vs.22 When the day comes many will say to me,

2011.02.27.

The Epiphany of the Lord -Year A

The Epiphany of the Lord Matthew 2:1-12 Gospel Text vs.1  After Jesus had been born at Bethlehem in Judaea during the reign of King Herod, some wise men came to Jerusalem from the east. vs.2  “Where is the infant king of the Jews?” they asked. “We saw his star as it rose and have come to

2011.01.02.

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Year C

  We have three sets of homily notes to choose from. Please click on the one required. 1. Michel de Verteuil Lectio Divina Year C 2. Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year C 3. Thomas O’Loughlin, Liturgical Resources for Year C (Luke)   Michel de Verteuil Lectio DivinaThe Year of Lukewww.columba.ie The Assumption Gospel

2010.08.09.

Good Friday

We have three sets of homily notes to choose from. Please click on the one required. 1. Michel de Verteuil Lectio Divina Year C 2. Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year C 3. Thomas O’Loughlin, Liturgical Resources for Year C (Luke)   Michel de Verteuil Lectio DivinaThe Year of Lukewww.columba.ie No Text available from

2010.04.01.

Holy Thursday

We have three sets of homily notes to choose from. Please click on the one required. 1. Michel de Verteuil Lectio Divina Year C 2. Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year C 3. Thomas O’Loughlin, Liturgical Resources for Year C (Luke)   Michel de Verteuil Lectio DivinaThe Year of Lukewww.columba.ie  No text available from

2010.03.29.

Mary, Mother of God_Jan 1

                                  We have two sets of homily notes to choose from.                                              Please click on the one required. 1 Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year C 2 Thomas O’Loughlin, Liturgical Resources for Year C (Luke)      Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year Cwww.columba.ie Theme: Mary, the contemplative one amidst all visitors Liturgical Text: ‘As

2009.12.29.

Immaculate Conception _Dec 8

                                  We have two sets of homily notes to choose from.                                              Please click on the one required. 1 Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year C 2 Thomas O’Loughlin, Liturgical Resources for Year C (Luke)  Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year Cwww.columba.ie Theme: Our Lady’s Unique vocation Liturgical Text: ‘You let her share beforehand in

2009.12.29.

Ash Wednesday

We have three sets of homily notes to choose from. Please click on the one required. 1. Michel de Verteuil Lectio Divina Year C 2. Kenneth Payne, What shall I say Year C 3. Thomas O’Loughlin, Liturgical Resources for Year C (Luke)   Michel de Verteuil Lectio DivinaThe Year of Lukewww.columba.ie  We are sorry that

2009.12.22.
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