Homilies

I BELIEVE IN THE HOLY SPIRIT, THE LORD, THE GIVER OF LIFE…

Homily: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time yr. B, (2009)

He heals the broken-hearted, he binds up all their wounds. – Psalm 146

I’m sure that more people find the concept of the Holy Spirit easier to grasp and accept than that of the Eternal Word truly becoming flesh and blood for us. ‘I’m not religious but I’m a very spiritual person’. We are happy to admit a universal spiritual sense because it does not seem to demand too close a definition. Oh, but for us Catholics the truth about him is closely defined.

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