Homilies for Cycle C

(Fr. Phil Bloom, Pastor St. Mary of the Valley, (Monroe, WA)

First Sunday of Advent: Are You Missing Out? Week 1: Jesus' Warning

Immaculate Conception: Under Her Motherly Care

Second Advent: Are You Missing Out? Week 2: Justice and Mercy

Our Lady Of Guadalupe From Alaska to Patagonia (bilingual)

Third Advent: Are You Missing Out? Week 3: Joy

Fourth Advent: Are You Missing Out? Week 4: Mary

Christmas: New Beginning

Holy Family Sunday: New Year, New Beginning Week 1: Family

New Year's Day: New Beginning - Proof of Sonship

Epiphany: New Beginning: Lift up Your Eyes

Baptism of Lord: New Beginning: Second Birth

Second Sunday Ordinary Time: New Beginning: Marriage

Third Ordinary Sunday: New Beginning: God's Plan

Fourth Ordinary: New Beginning: Living God's Plan

Presentation of the Lord: The Fortieth Day of Christmas

Fifth Ordinary: New Beginning: Nowhere to Go But Up

Sixth Ordinary: Trust

Seventh Ordinary: Two Ways to Avoid Judgment

Eighth Ordinary: Rotten and Good Fruit

Ash Wednesday: First Things

First Sunday of Lent: First Things: Prayer

Second Lent: First Things: Children

Third Lent: First Things: Confession

Fourth Lent: First Things: Your Story & His Story

Fifth Lent: First Things: Something New

Passion (Palm) Sunday: First Things: The Goal

Holy Thursday: Martyrs of Mercy - Sacrament of Mercy

Good Friday: Source of Mercy

Easter Vigil: Born Again

Easter Sunday: The Greatest Gift

Second Sunday of Easter: Receiving Divine Mercy

Third Easter: First Priority

Fourth Easter: Second Priority

Fifth Easter: Third Priority

Sixth Easter: Building Church of Love

Ascension of the Lord: Gift of Honor

Seventh Easter: That the World May Believe

Pentecost: Led by the Spirit

Trinity Sunday: The Desire to be Known

Corpus Christi Sunday: Not a Prize for the Perfect

Tenth Ordinary: Becoming a Disciple Week 1: Young Man, Arise

Eleventh Ordinary Sunday: Becoming a Disciple Week 2: No Excuses

Twelfth Ordinary Becoming a Disciple Week 3: Your True Potential

Birth of John the Baptist: Baptism of Repentance

Thirteenth Ordinary: Becoming a Disciple Week 4: Consistency

Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul: What Peter Meant to Paul

Fourteenth Ordinary: Becoming a Disciple Week 5: Pursuit of Happiness

Fifteenth Ordinary: Becoming a Disciple Week 6: Double Compassion

Sixteenth Ordinary: Becoming a Disciple Week 7: Listen & Learn

Seventeenth Ordinary: Pope Francis & Youth Week 1: Faith & the Possibility of Forgiveness

Eighteenth Ordinary: Pope Francis & Youth Week 2: Stop Being Wishy-Washy

Transfiguration: What Lies Beneath

Nineteenth Ordinary: Pope Francis & Youth Week 3: Be Prepared for Martyrdom

Feast of Assumption: I Am In Love

Twentieth Ordinary: Youth Challenge Week 1: The Cross

Twenty-First Ordinary: Youth Challenge Week 2: The Narrow Gate

Twenty-Second Ordinary: Youth Challenge Week 3: How to Enter Narrow Gate

Twenty-Third Ordinary: Youth Challenge Week 4: The Cost

Twenty-Fourth Ordinary: Fifteenth Anniversary of 9-11

Exaltation of the Holy Cross: A Dangerous Book

Twenty-Fifth Ordinary: Boots Laced Week 1: Small Things with Great Love

Twenty-Sixth Ordinary: Boots Laced Week 2: High Stakes

Twenty-Seventh Sunday: Boots Laced Week 3: A Just Man

Twenty-Eighth Sunday: Boots Laced Week 4: Gratitude & Matrimony

Twenty-Ninth Sunday: Boots Laced Week 5: Little People

Thirtieth Sunday: Boots Laced Week 6: The Good Fight

Thirty-First Sunday: Stewards of Mercy Week 1: Zacchaeus

All Saints: Loneliness and Lasting Communion

All Souls: Sister Death

Thirty-Second Sunday: Stewards of Mercy Week 2: Send it Ahead

Dedication of Lateran Basilica: I Saw Water

Thirty-Third Sunday: Stewards of Mercy Week 3: Work Quietly

Christ the King Sunday: Stewards of Mercy Week 4: He Made an Agreement

Thanksgiving Homily: Without Gratitude (bilingual)


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