Selvam

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Name: Sahaya Selvam
Date registered: February 12, 2011
URL: http://www.sahayaselvam.org

Latest posts

  1. Sermon for 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily — August 20, 2014
  2. Sermon for 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily — August 14, 2014
  3. Sermon for 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily — August 7, 2014
  4. Quiz on the Gospel of Matthew — July 30, 2014
  5. Sermon for 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily: Loaves & Fish — July 30, 2014

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Sermon for 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily

But you, who do you say I am? (Mt 16:13-20)  In my mother tongue – Tamil, while speaking about great people, speakers and writers often refer to: “the Buddha, Jesus and Gandhi”. These three persons are mentioned as a matter of fact in the same breath.  We Christians may feel proud that even non-Christians refer more »

Sermon for 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily

Canaanite

Good News to the Nations (Mt 15:21-28)  Thanks to our easy means of communication and fast means of travel today, many of us enjoy the privilege of constantly coming in contact with people and places that are new to us.  The Word of God today invites us to examine our attitude towards ‘strangers’ in the more »

Sermon for 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily

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When you are one with Jesus, you do what he does!  The gospel narrative of last Sunday was about feeding the five thousand with five loaves and two fish.  The story in the gospel reading of today is what follows immediately after that feeding.  To understand the meaning of the reading of today, we need to ask more »

Quiz on the Gospel of Matthew

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100 Questions on the Gospel According to Matthew (Mt) TO DOWNLOAD A PDF VERSION  <<CLICK HERE>>  The level is meant for secondary school students; selected questions could be used for lower ages. The answers are accompanied by citation of verses wherever applicable.  In quiz competitions, to make the exercise more challenging it would be interesting more »

Sermon for 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A Homily: Loaves & Fish

“And they all ate and were satisfied” (Mt 14:20)  One of my current academic interests is to examine the psychological impact of Christian contemplative practice on people.  A pattern emerges from the interviews that I have conducted.  The participants speak of what I call, ‘a 3D spirituality,’ there is an upward movement of the heart more »

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