Jan 12 – Homily – Fr Elias: Jesus’ Baptism ends Christmas
Homily #140112b ( 20min) Play - Fr. Elias on the Baptism of Our Lord and how this commemoration officially ends the Christmas liturgical season and starts Ordinary Time. He relates this to how Christmas, Epiphany and the Baptism of Our Lord are all manifestations of God among us, first to the Israelites and then to the rest of the world, ushering in the age of evangelization in order to Baptize all nations.
Mass: Baptism of the Lord - Feast - Form: OF
1st: isa 42:1-4, 6-7
Resp: psa 29:1-2, 3-4, 3, 9-10
2nd: act 10:34-38
Gsp: mat 3:13-17