October 15, 2017, 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Proper 23)
Theme: “The Family of God: Fully Dressed In Wedding Garments”
Homily by Abp. Ricardo Alcaraz
“When a King gives an invitation, consider it an honor that should not be ignored.”
Isaiah 25:1-9 – God will vindicate those who have put their trust in Him.
Philippians 3:17-21 – God’s power will make the impossible possible.
Psalm 106:1-5; 48
Matthew 22: 1-14
1.(v.1-10) Do not dishonor the King by treating His invitation lightly.
2.(v.11-14) Being grateful to the King means living by His Kingdom standards.
Revelations 19:8 – And to her it was granted to be arrayed in fine linen, clean and bright, for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints.
Galatians 3:27 – For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ.