Homilies

Reflect on homilies preached by Fr Philip Heng, S.J.

12th Ord Sunday at Church of Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Sufferings?  Suicide?  God is Always there for us!
(Matthew 10:26-33)

Corpus Christi Sunday at Church of St Joseph, Victoria Street

St Mother Teresa’s Inspiration on the Eucharist
(John 6:51-58)

Trinity Sunday at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Can I Possibly Become a saint?
(John 3:16-18)

Pentecost Sunday at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Our Fears? God will Free and Transform Us
(John 20:19-23)

7th Sunday in Easter at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Communications Sunday - Social Media and Relationships
(John 17:1-11)

6th Sunday in Easter at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Are we Humble enough to know we have Pride?
(John 14:15-21)

3rd Sunday in Easter at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Are we a downcast or Easter People?
(Luke 24:13-35)

Divine Mercy Sunday at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Fear, Mercy and How to become an Easter Person
(John 20:19-31)

Easter Vigil and Sunday at St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

Taking Eternal Life for Granted!?
(Matt 28:1-10)

Good Friday at St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

Pain or Sufferings - Meaningful or Meaningless?
(John 18:1-19:42)

Palm Sunday at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Sufferings of Jesus - Our Sufferings?
(Mt 26: 14 - 27:66)

5th Sunday in Lent at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Miracles still happen daily... if we believe... Do we?
(Jn 11:1 - 45)

1st Sunday in Lent at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

We are tempted like Jesus - Trust in Him
(Mt 4:1 - 11)

8th Sunday Ordinary Times at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Living a life of Fears and Anxieties . . .
(Mt 6:24 - 34)

7th Sunday Ordinary Times at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Is it Impossible to love the way Jesus Wants?
(Mt 5:38 - 48)

6th Sunday Ordinary Times at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Does God not care – there is so much Suffering!?
(Mt 5:17 - 37)

5th Sunday Ordinary Times at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

The Salt and Light” – Do we Fear Death or Suffering Helplessly?
(Mt 5:13 -16)

4th Sunday Ordinary Times at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Lunar New Year - The Beatitudes of Daily Living and the "Rooster"
(Mt 5:1 -12)

3rd Sunday Ordinary Times at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Crises in the Church – Lifting the Veil of Darkness
(Mt 4:12-23)

2nd Sunday Ordinary Times at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Purpose of Life – Do we know what this is?
(John 1:29-34)

New Year's Day Mass at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Mary, Mother of God - A Christ-like Year
(Luke 2:16-21)

Feast of Epiphany at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

God Manifests, Provides and Waits
(Matthew 2:1-12)

Christmas Mass at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Be Christ’s Light in our World of Darkness
(John 1:1-18)

4th Sunday in Advent, at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

God’s Will and Our Will – Which do we Choose?
(Matthew 1: 18-24)

3rd Sunday in Advent, at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

The JOYS of opening to the truth!
(Matthew 11:2-11)

2nd Sunday in Advent, at Cathedral of Good Shepherd

Repentance with JOY!
(Matthew 3:1-12)

33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, at Church of St Joseph, Victoria Street

Do we live in Fear or in Faith?
(Luke 21:5-19)

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time, at Church of St Joseph, Victoria Street

Prayer - Why and What is it about?
(Luke 18:1-8)

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time, at Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Does God Hear Us - we are suffering!
(Luke 17:5-10)

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time, at Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Riches and God – Conflict?
(Luke 16:1-13)

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, at Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Fidelity - Am I Merciful?
(Luke 14:25-33)

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time, at Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Eternal Life – Don’t Bother Me!
(Luke 13: 22-30)

19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, at Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Eternal Life – Begins Here & Now!
(Luke 12: 32-48)

Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

The Interior Presence, Power, Providence of God in our lives
(Luke 1: 39-56)

17th Sunday in Ordinary Times, St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

Prayer – How, Attitude & Quality
(Luke 11:1-13)

16th Sunday in Ordinary Times, St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

Mary our Model – Be Discerning
(Luke 10:38-42)

15th Sunday in Ordinary Times, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Compassion, amidst Suffering
(Luke 10:25-37)

Vigil of the Dedication of the Parish Church of Sts Peter and Paul

God’s Love - a Mystery
(John 21: 15-19)

14th Sunday in Ordinary Times, St Joseph Church, Victoria Street

Peace, amidst Suffering
(Luke 10:1-12.17-20)

23 June 2016 - Church of St Ignatius, Singapore

Funeral Mass of the late Christopher Minjoot
(John 11:27-27)

1 May 2016 - 6th Sunday in Easter, St Joseph Church, Victoria Street, Singapore

Death . . . No Fears . . . Live in the Peace of the Spirit Daily
(John 14:23-29)

17 April 2016 - Vocation Sunday, St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

We are all “Called” . . . Be a light for the nations
(John 10:27-30)

3 April 2016 - Divine Mercy Sunday, St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

Rediscovering God’s Mercy in our Midst
(John 20:19-31)

26 March 2016 - Easter Vigil, Church of St Ignatius

Rediscovering our First Love – See the Jesus Risen
(Luke 24:1-12)

25 March 2016 - Good Fri, Church of St Joseph, Victoria Street

God’s Sufferings & Mercy - Our Sin & Liberation
(John 18:1-19.42)

13 March 2016 - 5th Sunday in Lent, Church of St Ignatius

Neither do I Condemn you, Go and Sin No more
(John 8:1-11)

6 March 2016 - 4th Sunday in Lent, Church of St Ignatius

Immensely generous Love of God
(Luke 15: 1-3.11-32)

28 February 2016 - 3rd Sunday in Lent, Church of St Ignatius

Challenge – To Bear Fruit in your Faith
(Luke 4:1-13)

14 February 2016 - 1st Sunday in Lent, St Joseph Church, Victoria Street

Temptations – Patterns and Decisions
(Luke 13:1-9)

24 January 2016 - 3rd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Grace of Liberation leading to Acceptance
(Luke 1:1-4. 4:14-21)

17 January 2016 - 2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Jesus is Infinitely Compassionate and Generous, Do we give our left overs?
(John 2:1-11)

3 January 2016 - Feast of Epiphany, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

Follow the Divine Signs with Hope
(Matthew 2:1-12)

25 December 2015 - Christmas Mass, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes,

Be the Christ-Child, the Light in Darkness
(John 1:1-18)

24 December 2015 - Christmas Midnight Mass, St Joseph's Church, Victoria Street

The Gift of Christmas - the Joy, Hope and Peace of the Christ-Child within
(Lk 2:1-14)

20 December 2015 - Fourth Sunday in Advent, Church of Our lady of Lourdes

Preparing for Christmas - Be Different!
(Lk 1:39-44)

13 December 2015 - Third Sunday in Advent, Church of Our lady of Lourdes

The 'Joy' of Life through Challenges . . .
(Lk 3:10-18)

29 November 2015 - First Sunday in Advent, Church of Our lady of Lourdes

'Advent' - A Life-Changing Season of Grace
(Lk 21:25-28,34-36)

13 September 2015 - Church of Holy Cross, Parish Feast Day

Triumph of the Holy Cross - Look at Jesus
(John 3:13-17)

27 September 2015 - 26th Ordinary Sunday

Don't Forget - Ultimate Purpose of Life!
(Mark 9:38-43. 45. 47-48)


20 September 2015 - 25th Ordinary Sunday

The Joy and Wisdom of Sharing and Serving!
(Mark 9:30-37)

6 September 2015 - 23rd Ordinary Sunday

Spiritual Deafness - greatest tragedy
(Mk 7:31-37)

22 August 2015 - 21st Ordinary Sunday

The Divine Gift of the Eucharist?
(Jn 6:60-69)

2 August 2015 - 18th Ordinary Sunday

Do we want, work and wish what is of Eternal Life?
(Jn 6:24-35)

27 July 2015 - Solemnity of St Ignatius of Loyola

How much do I love Jesus?
(Mt 8:18-27)

5 July 2015 - 14th Ordinary Sunday

How much do I love Jesus?
(Mt 8:18-27)

28 June 2015 - 13th Ordinary Sunday

Faith – Jesus Never Fails
(Mt 5:21-43 )

21 June 2015 - 12th Ordinary Sunday

The Storms of Life – What Will Jesus Do?
(Mt 4:35-41)