Fr. Luan Nguyen's Homily

Fr. Luan Nguyen's Homily

Homily of the Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C: 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 10/31/19

One day, Satan complained to God: “you are not fair! Human sinned many times, but you forgave them again and again even though they committed the same sin many times. And we only sinned one, then you punished us to eternal death. God said: they sinned many times, but ... Read More »

Homily for the Twenty Ninth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Year C, 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 10/31/19

There was a missionary serving as a medic at a small hospital in Africa. Periodically, he had to travel by bicycle through the jungle to a nearby city for supplies. It was a two-day trip so he had to camp out overnight. One day, he arrived at his destination ... Read More »

Homily of the Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C: 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 10/31/19

One day after Sunday evening Mass, a Vietnamese couple invited a priest and me to go to a restaurant for a dinner. After dinner, as usual, I thanked the couple for the dinner. The priest wanted to test me, so he asked: “deacon Luan, what does it mean when ... Read More »

Homily for the Twenty Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time: Year C, 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 10/09/19

In the first reading, prophet Habakkuk cried out to God when the Babylonians abused and harassed his people and there were also injustice and unfaithful acts of his people against God’s covenants. He wished to end all of these violence, destruction and misery. His faith was shaken, so his ... Read More »

Homily for the Twenty Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Year C, 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 10/09/19

A teacher in a parish school asked to see the pastor. The busy priest wanted to say: “no, I just don’t have time right now.” But seeing that the teacher was near tears, the priest sat down with her and asked what was troubling her. The teacher explained that ... Read More »

Homily of the Twenty-Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C: 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 9/24/19

            In Chinese history, there is an idol of charity named Manh Thuong Quan. He was rich and had a lot of debtors. One day he sent his steward to go and collect the debts. Before he went, he asked his master: do you want me to buy anything? The ... Read More »

Homily for the Twenty-Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C: 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 9/18/19

The theme of readings today is God’s mercy. I am always surprised about God’s mercy and patience. I hope that many of you have some experiences of God’s mercy. How many times have we done bad things? Many times. How many times we ourselves are lost sheep of lost ... Read More »

Homily for the Twenty First Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C: 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 8/26/19

The question that someone asked the Lord was exclusive: Will only few people be saved? Who are those few people? In Jesus time, the Jews thought they are chosen people. Only those who keep the Moses’ laws will be saved. Certainly, those few people are not the gentiles who ... Read More »

Homily for the Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C: 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 8/14/19

One day a court jester said something so foolish that the king, handing him a staff, said to him, “Take this staff and keep until you find a bigger fool than yourself.” Some years later the king was very ill and lay on his deathbed. The king, addressing those gathered ... Read More »

Homily for the Eighteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Year C: 2019

Posted by Ramón Camacho on 8/14/19

There is a poor farmer couple who dream to have more land. Every evening after the dinner, they repeat their dream of having more land. One day, there was a rich man who came to visit and stay in their house. He saw them to repeat their dream every ... Read More »

Subscribe

RSS Feed

Archive