6th Sunday in Ordinary Time C

The Readings 

Archived Homilies 

6th Sunday C by Fr. Scott Hastings (Audio link) 

6th Sunday C by Dcn. Jodi Moscona 

Key Phases 

Cursed is the one who trusts in human beings, who seeks his strength in flesh, whose heart turns away from the LORD. 

He is like a tree planted beside the waters that stretches out its roots to the stream: it fears not the heat when it comes; its leaves stay green.

Blessed are they who hope in the Lord. 

If the dead are not raised, neither has Christ been raised, and if Christ has not been raised, your faith is vain; you are still in your sins. 

 But now Christ has been raised from the dead.

 Blessed are:____________

Woe to you who____________ 

Possible Themes 

Blessings and Curses 

Choosing Right from Wrong 

If there were no resurrection..... 


Surviving A Spiritual Drought 


Money doesn't always bring happiness. People with ten million dollars are no happier than people with nine million dollars.   - Hobart Brown 

Extensive Commentaries with Text

1st Reading 

Responsorial Psalm

2nd Reading


Links to in-depth content 

Expositions on the Book of Psalms: Psalms 1-36 (1847)

Psalms 1-72
Theodoret (Bishop of Cyrrhus.), Robert Charles HillGoogle Books

Diodore of Tarsus: commentary on Psalms 1-51 - Google Books

The Resurrection of the Dead: An Exposition of 1 Corintians 15 by William Milligan - Google Books

Children of a compassionate God: a theological exegesis of Luke 6:20-49 - Google Books

Sacra Pagina - The Gospel of Luke - Daniel J Harrington - Google Books 

Community and Gospel in Luke-Acts: The Social and Political Motivations of Lucan Theology By Philip Francis Esler - Google Book