Preparing Homilies

by Fr. John Guy Winfrey Preaching is a task that we priests do at least every Sunday, and many of us more often. St John Chrysostom, my patron Saint, said that this is one of the most important tasks of the priest. I have been asked in the past how I prepare homilies. I preach […]

Homily 35 by St. John Chrysostom

On The Gospel of St. John 4:40-53 In anticipation of the Gospel reading for this Sunday, the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman, we are publishing the series of the homilies of St. John Chrysostom which cover this reading. by St. John Chrysostom “So when the Samaritans were come unto Him, they besought Him that He […]

Homily 34 by St. John Chrysostom

On The Gospel of St. John  4:28-39 In anticipation of the Gospel reading for this Sunday, the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman, we are publishing the series of the homilies of St. John Chrysostom which cover this reading. by St. John Chrysostom “The woman then left her water pot, and went her way into the […]

Homily 33 by St. John Chrysostom

On The Gospel of St. John 4:23-27 In anticipation of the Gospel reading for this Sunday, the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman, we are publishing the series of the homilies of St. John Chrysostom which cover this reading. by St. John Chrysostom “Jesus saith unto her, Woman, believe Me, the hour cometh, when ye shall […]