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Holy Redeemer Podcasts lists your favourite talks, homilies, sermons by and conversations with the Redemptorists on various topics. Listen and be inspirited.

Holy Redeemer Podcasts lists your favourite talks, homilies, sermons by and conversations with the Redemptorists on various topics. Listen and be inspirited.

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India

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Holy Redeemer Podcasts lists your favourite talks, homilies, sermons by and conversations with the Redemptorists on various topics. Listen and be inspirited.

Language:

English


Episodes

THE POWER OF THE WORD

11/26/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: In this podcast, we find a meaningful reflection on the power of the Word of God. We get a scriptural understanding of the healing of the centurion's child and many other incidents where Jesus used the power of the Word to transform people’s lives. This homily was preached on the passage from Jn 4:43-54 by Rev.Fr. Juventius Andrade, CSsR, on 28th March 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:10:11

DO YOU GAIN ANYTHING IN PRAYER?

11/26/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: In this podcast, we hear an interesting saying about prayer from Swami Vivekananda which has relevance for Christians. We also hear three important lessons for prayer. This homily was preached on the passage from Lk 18:9-14 by Rev.Fr. ROBERT, CSsR, on 26th March 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:06:58

LESSONS FROM MOTHER MARY

11/26/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: In this podcast, we hear about the moment when Israel created its most beautiful work of literature and the lessons about vocation which we can learn from the vocation of Mother Mary. On the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord, we reflect on Mother Mary’s 'yes' to the Lord and how it played out its effects in her life. Let us pray to Mother Mary for the grace of being faithful to God. This homily was preached on the passage from Lk 1:26-38 by Rev.Fr. Shiju...

Duration:00:09:20

UNJUST CRITICISM?

11/26/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: We see in the Gospel today, Jesus was unjustly criticized for doing good. The Pharisees wanted to achieve their goals of getting rid of Jesus that they resorted to going to extreme claims. It is a call to look into the mirror of our lives and see if we do the same to others. Let us reflect on this passage. This homily was preached on the passage from Lk 11:14-23 by Rev.Fr.AP Rajan, CSsR, on 24th March 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:00:29

HOW CHRIST FULFILLS THE LAW

11/26/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: The Christian life is a following of Jesus who came not to abolish the Law of Moses, but to fulfill it. In this podcast, learn about how Christ fulfilled the Law and the Prophets despite the fact that many of his opponents thought he was not doing so. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 5:17-19 by Rev.Fr. GEO TOM, CSsR, on 23rd March 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:03:57

CONTINUAL FORGIVENESS

11/26/2022
IN THIS PODCAST:\ Forgiveness is not easy. It is a process. We all need forgiveness at one time or the other, and we all need to forgive as well. Let us reflect on this much-needed grace with Fr. Joyan. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 18:21-35 by Rev. Fr. Joyan D’Costa, CSsR, on 22nd March. 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:07:24

HOW BIG IS YOUR GOD?

11/19/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: Do we like to fit God into a box? Do we have a narrow vision which limits God’s providence to me, my family, my tribe or clan? Today's Gospel challenges us to examine whether we worship the living God, revealed in Jesus Christ - who is universal and true; or a limited idol, a creation of our own imaginations. This homily was preached on the passage from Lk 4:24-30 by Rev.Fr. Joseph Abraham, CSsR, on 21st March. 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:07:14

TWO LESSONS FROM ST. JOSEPH

11/19/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: On the feast of St. Joseph the Husband of Mary, we hear two important lessons from his inspiring life. Even though not much is mentioned about St Joseph in the scriptures, his actions speak louder than his words. Let us learn these two lessons and pray for the grace to put them into practice in our own lives. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 1:16,18-21,24 by Rev.Fr. Peter B, CSsR, on 19th March. 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:08:43

ARE YOU A GANGSTER OR A LEADER?

11/19/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: What is the difference between a gangster and a leader? In this podcast, we hear about how the Pharisees seemed to function more like gangsters than leaders. We also hear about how the Word of God invites Christian leaders to steer away from the temptation to become gangsters and, instead, to become shepherd leaders. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 21:33-46 by Rev.Fr. Gerard Solomon, CSsR, on 18th March. 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:07:04

“DO NO HARM” IS NOT GOOD ENOUGH

11/19/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: In today's Gospel, we hear about the rich man and Lazarus. What is surprising about this parable of the Lord Jesus is that the rich man did no harm to the poor man Lazarus. This parable has a lot to teach about what it means to grow in Christian virtue. Find out more as you listen to this reflection. This homily was preached on the passage from Lk 16:19-31 by Rev.Fr. Robert, CSsR, on 17th March. 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:10:10

WHO IS THE GREATEST?

11/19/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: Who is the greatest one in our family, office, church, etc.? This is the way we often assess ourselves in comparison to others. The Lord Jesus challenges this worldly perspective on life and, in today's gospel, asks his disciples if they can drink from the cup of self-emptying love which he will soon drink. Let us understand what this means in this podcast. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 20:17-28 by Rev. Fr. Sandeep Menezes, CSsR, on 16th March. 2022. Let...

Duration:00:07:14

INVISIBLE PEOPLE

11/18/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: “What will happen if I do not help them?” - With this piercing question we hear a challenging reflection on our need to become aware of the “invisible people” around us. The invisible people who are not worthy of the news or of media coverage. Our Lenten penances do not help us in our relationship with God unless they also turn us towards our neighbours by being helpful and reaching out to them? This homily was preached on the passage from Jn 5:1-16 by Rev.Fr. Edgar...

Duration:00:14:03

HOW CAN ONE BECOME A SAINT?

11/12/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: “What do I need to do in order to become a saint?” Well, that is a trick question! Saints are not perfect people, but what sets them apart is what they allowed God to do in them! In the context of the feast of St. Clement Mary Hofbauer, a Redemptorist saint, we hear a deep reflection on how we can all become saints!. Let us join in the reflection and seek the intercession of St. Clement. This homily was preached on the passage from Lk 10:1-9 by Rev.Fr. Juventius Andrade,...

Duration:00:10:57

THE THREE-QUESTION TEST AGAINST GOSSIP

11/12/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: What is the three-question test against gossip? Socrates had an insightful way to protect himself from idle chatter. In today’s Gospel, the Lord Jesus teaches his disciples not to judge. Does this mean that we are called to set aside our sense of right and wrong? Find exactly what it means “not to judge” and how to avoid gossip in this podcast. This homily was preached on the passage from Lk 6:36-38 by Rev.Fr. Charles V, CSsR, on 14th March. 2022. Let us reflect and pray...

Duration:00:10:03

WHAT IS MY PURPOSE IN LIFE?

11/12/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: What is the purpose of my life? At one time or the other, you and I ask this question. In this reflection, starting with a beautiful story on the difference between heaven and hell, we find out how to discern the purpose in life. Jesus Christ revealed to us not only the true nature of God, but also the deeper purposes of our human existence. Listen to this reflection and find out how to live life filled with meaning and purpose! This homily was preached on the passage from...

Duration:00:15:15

IS PRAYER IMPORTANT?

11/12/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: Is prayer something we always postpone for later because there are more important things to do? Prayer is deeply connected to our life and our destiny. It needs to be given top priority in our schedule. In this reflection, we hear the deeper meaning of prayer. We are encouraged to see how it is essential and necessary for our life! Let us ask the Lord for the grace to pray in a meaningful way. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 5:20-26 by Rev.Fr. Peter...

Duration:00:09:16

WHAT IS FAITH?

11/12/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: Unless I understand, I will not believe it! Is this our attitude? Reasoning is good. It is a God-given gift. Yet, there are limits to human reasoning. On the other hand, is your faith nothing more than blind belief and do mere feelings define our faith? In this reflection we get a more robust teaching on the true nature of our faith. Let us all pray for the grace of an unfailing faith. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 7:7-12 by Rev.Fr. Peter Michael, CSsR,...

Duration:00:16:28

GOD IN TIMES OF SUFFERING

11/12/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: Is suffering a punishment from God? What is God's role in our suffering? Is God only a spectator when we suffer? Is he the cause of the sufferings in this world? By no means so. In fact, it is only He who can redeem us from our sufferings. During the covid19 pandemic these questions became more urgent than ever. Let us explore the answers in this reflection. This homily was preached during the Lenten Mission of 2022 on the passage from Lk 11:29-32 by Rev.Fr. Peter Michael,...

Duration:00:14:20

WHY HAVE A SEASON OF LENT?

11/5/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: What makes a doctor - a doctor? Is it the white overcoat or his training? In this podcast, we learn to see the season of lent as a training ground for discipleship and a means to draw closer to God through our Lenten practices. Since Ash Wednesday occurred during the start of the conflict between Ukraine and Russia, this podcast also included an invitation to pray for Ukraine. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 6:1-6,16-18 by Rev.Fr. Charles V, CSsR, on 2nd...

Duration:00:10:56

HOW TO HANDLE ANGER AND ANXIETY?

11/5/2022
IN THIS PODCAST: In the context of RMC’s Online Lenten Mission for 2022, Fr Peter Michael D’Souza helped us to understand the emotions of anger and anxiety. He also gave important practical tips to manage our emotions in a healthy manner and to express them in appropriate ways as a Christian. This homily was preached on the passage from Mt 6:7-15 by Rev.Fr. Peter Michael, CSsR, on 8th March. 2022. Let us reflect and pray to the Lord

Duration:00:18:57