Item description for Lift Up Your Hearts: Homilies and Reflections for the 'B' Cycle by James A. Wallace, Robert P. Waznak & Osb Guerric DeBona...
Overview Homilies for the Sundays and various feasts of Cycle B. Helpful for those who preach as well as people in the pew who want to participate more fully in the liturgy.
Publishers Description This brilliant collection of homilies draws on the Sunday (and feast day) readings to demonstrate the relevance of biblical interpretation to the life of a community and its members. The purpose of each homily is to address listeners who have gathered for worship by helping them to recognize that God is living, present, and active in the world, and also by helping them respond to God's presence by giving praise and thanks, and by living a life that accords with the teachings of Jesus. Taken together they constitute a valuable resource for the homilist in the creation of future sermons of equal relevance to the time and circumstances under which they are delivered. This second volume comes out of the same vision as its companion volume of homilies for the A cycle. At the heart of the B cycle of readings is the Gospel of Mark, which is widely believed to be the oldest of the four gospels and the authors present these homilies as material for reflection by both preachers and listeners.
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Studio: Paulist Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.1" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.78" Weight: 1.06 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2005
Publisher Paulist Press
ISBN 0809143682 ISBN13 9780809143689
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More About James A. Wallace, Robert P. Waznak & Osb Guerric DeBona
James A. Wallace, CSsR, PhD, is professor of homiletics at Washington Theological Union and co-editor of New Theology Review. His previous works include "Preaching Through the Saints, Preaching to the Hungers of the Heart", and "The Ministry of Lectors", published by Liturgical Press.
Reviews - What do customers think about Lift Up Your Hearts: Homilies and Reflections for the 'B' Cycle?
Essential Homily Guide Apr 6, 2009
This series is a great resource for anyone who needs to prepare homilies for Sunday worship or simply wants to read some insightful reflections on the week's readings. I read these series every week and always get something out of them.