Sundays in Ordinary Time Year C

HOMILIES for Sundays in Ordinary Time in Year C

2ND SUNDAY – YEAR C
Isaiah 62: 1-5, Ps 95, 1 Corinthians 12: 4-11, John 2: 1-11

1. All the world loves a wedding by Fr Robbie Low

2. A wedding of mercy by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

3RD SUNDAY – YEAR C
Nehemiah 8: 2-6, 8-10, Ps 18, 1 Corinthians 12:12-30, Luke 1: 1-4, 4: 14-21

1. The people were in tears as they listened to the words of the Law by Fr Robbie Low

2. The Year of Mercy – a year of the Lord’s favour by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

3. The Spirit of the Lord has been given to me by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

4TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Jeremiah 1:4-5, 17-19, Ps 70, 1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13, Luke 4:21-30

1. Catholics don’t ‘do’ the Old Testament – or do they? by Fr Robbie Low

2. No prophet is ever accepted in his own country by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

3. Be ambitious for the higher gifts by Fr Guy de Gaynesford 

5TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Isaiah 6:1-8, Ps 137, 1 Corinthians 15:1-11, Luke 5:1-11

1. Duc in Altum by Fr Robbie Low

2. Put out into deep water by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

3. Your grace is sufficient for me by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

9TH SUNDAY – YEAR C   
1 Kings 8: 41-43, Psalm 117, Galations 1: 2, 6-10, Luke 7: 1-10

1. I have not found faith like this in all Israel by Fr Robbie Low

10TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
1 Kings 17: 17-24, Ps 29, Galatians 1: 11-19, Luke 7:11-17

1.  You have changed my mourning into dancing by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

11TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Samuel 12:7-10, 13, Ps 31, Galatians 2:16, 19-21, Luke 7:36-8:3

1. The man who has done this deserves to die by Fr Robbie Low

2. Her many sins must have been forgiven her by Fr Robbie Low

3.  Your sins are forgiven by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

4.  Have mercy on me by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

12TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Zechariah 12:10-11, 13:1, Ps 62, Galatians 3: 26-29, Luke 9:18-24

1. We are cross bearers by Fr Robbie Low

2.  You are the Christ of God (First Holy Communion) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

3.  Take up your cross by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

13TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
1 Kings 19:16, 19-21, Ps 15, Galatians 5:1, 13-18, Luke 9:51-6

1. God look on you in the way a lover looks on his beloved by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

14TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Isaiah 66: 10-14, Ps 65, Galatians 6: 14-18, Luke 10: 1-12, 17-20

1. The harvest is rich but the labourers are few by Fr Robbie Low

2. The Lord sent them out in pairs ahead of him by Fr Robbie Low

3.  Lumen Fidei by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

15TH SUNDAY – YEAR C 
Deuteronomy 30: 10-14, Ps 68,  Colossians 1: 15-20, Luke 10: 25-37

1. Christ Jesus is the image of the unseen God by Fr Robbie Low

2. Go and do likewise by Fr Robbie Low

3. Who is the Good Samaritan? by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

16TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Genesis 18: 1-10, Ps 14, Colossians 1: 24-28, Luke 10: 38-42

1. Mary has chosen the better part; it is not to be taken from her by Fr Robbie Low

2. Martha and Mary by Fr Robbie Low

3.  Christ among you, your hope of glory by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

17TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Genesis 18: 20-32, Ps 137, Colossians 2: 12-14, Luke 11: 1-13

1. Shall not the judge of all the earth do right by Fr Robbie Low

2. Abraham intercedes for Sodom by Fr Robbie Low

3.  Ask and it shall be given to you by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

18TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Ecclesiastes 1:2; 2:21-23, Ps 89, Colossians 3: 1-5, 9-11, Luke 12: 13-21

1. This hoard of yours, whose will it be? by Fr Robbie Low

2.  This very night your soul may be demanded of you by Fr Robbie Low

2.  You must look for the things that are in heaven by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

19TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Wisdom 18: 6-9, Ps 32, Hebrews 11: 1-2, 8-19, Luke 12: 32-48

1. Be prepared by Fr Robbie Low

2. Our faith should make a difference by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

20TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Jeremiah 38: 4-6, 8-10, Ps 39, Hebrews 12: 1-4, Luke 12: 49-53

1.  I am not here to bring peace but division by Fr Robbie Low

2.  I have come to bring fire to the earth by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

21ST SUNDAY – YEAR C
Isaiah 66: 18-21, Ps 116, Hebrews 12: 5-7, 11-13, Luke 13: 22-30

1.  The Lord trains up those he loves by Fr Robbie Low

22ND SUNDAY – YEAR C
Ecclesiasticus 3: 17-20, 28-29, Ps 67, Hebrews 12: 18-19, 22-24, Luke 14: 1, 7-14

1. Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled by Fr Robbie Low

2. St Mary and St Monica by Fr Robbie Low

3.  The Almighty has done great things for me by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

23RD SUNDAY – YEAR C
Wisdom 9: 13-18, Ps 89, Philemon 9-10, 12-17, Luke 14: 25-33

1. Welcome  him not as a slave but as a brother by Fr Robbie Low

2.  Examine your conscience by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

24TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Exodus 32: 7-11, 13-14; Ps 50; 1 Timothy 1: 12-17, Luke 15: 1-32

1. There is more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents by Fr Robbie Low

2. It is good for a man to stay as he is by Fr Robbie Low

25TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Amos 8:4-7, Ps 112, 1 Timothy 2: 1-8, Luke 16: 1-13

1.  Seek first the kingdom of heaven by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

2.  The Unjust Steward by Fr Robbie Low

26TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Amos 6: 1, 4-7, Ps 145, 1 Timothy 6: 11-16, Luke 16: 19-31

1. The Rich Man and Lazarus – Judgement and Mercy by Fr Robbie Low

2. Dives and Lazarus by Fr Robbie Low

2.  I am not my brother’s keeper by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

27TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Habakkuk 1: 2-3; 2:2-4, Is 94, 2 Timothy 1: 6-8, 13-14, Luke 17: 5-10

1.  Fan the flame by Fr Robbie Low

2.  Increase our faith by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

28TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
2 Kings 5: 14-17; Ps 97; 2 Timothy 2: 8-13; Luke 17: 11-19

1.  Restored like a little child by Fr Robbie Low

29TH SUNDAY YEAR – C
Exodus 17: 8-13, Ps 120, 2 Timothy 3: 14-4:2, Luke 18: 8

1.  Pray continually and never lose heart by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

2.  All Scripture is inspired by God by Fr Robbie Low

3. Pray without ceasing by Fr Robbie Low

30TH SUNDAY – YEAR C
Ecclesiasticus 35: 12-14, 16-19; Ps 32, 2 Timothy 4: 4-8, 16-18, Luke 18: 9-14

1.  Lord, have mercy by Fr Robbie Low

2.God have mercy on me, a sinner by Fr Robbie Low

3.  The Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

31ST SUNDAY – YEAR C
Wisdom  11: 22-12:2, Ps 144, 2 Thessalonians 1: 11-2:2, Luke 19: 1-10

1.  A work in progress by Fr Robbie Low

2. The infinite mercy of God by Fr Robbie Low

3.  Do not grieve like those who have no hope by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

32ND SUNDAY – YEAR C
Maccabees 7:1-2, 9-14, Ps 16, Thessalonians 2:16-3.5, Luke 20:27-38

1. Our inexhaustible comfort and our certain hope by Fr Robbie Low

2.The king of the universe will raise us up to everlasting life by Fr Robbie Low

3.The Resurrection of the body by Fr Guy de Gaynesford 

33RD SUNDAY – YEAR C
Malachi 3:19-20, Ps 97. Thessalonians 3:7-12, Luke 21:5-19

1.In the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, go on quietly working by Fr Robbie Low

2.Pull down this temple and on the third day I will raise it up by Fr Robbie Low

3.Keep on working by Fr Guy de Gaynesford