The holiness of body Part 3

The holiness of body Part 3 (ശരീരത്തിന്റെ വിശുദ്ധി)

This is a sermon by Fr. Xavier Khan Vattayil, the founder-director of Sehion Ministries, of Palakkad Diocese. Fr. Xavier who has earned name and fame as an outstanding preacher of the Word of the Lord, Retreat Leader, television orator and organizer, is conducting many retreats for priests, nuns and believers in India and abroad.

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The holiness of body Part 2

The holiness of body Part 2 (ശരീരത്തിന്റെ വിശുദ്ധി)

This is a sermon by Fr. Xavier Khan Vattayil, the founder-director of Sehion Ministries, of Palakkad Diocese. Fr. Xavier who has earned name and fame as an outstanding preacher of the Word of the Lord, Retreat Leader, television orator and organizer, is conducting many retreats for priests, nuns and believers in India and abroad.

The holiness of body Part 1

The holiness of body Part 1 (ശരീരത്തിന്റെ വിശുദ്ധി)

This is a sermon by Fr. Xavier Khan Vattayil, the founder-director of Sehion Ministries, of Palakkad Diocese. Fr. Xavier who has earned name and fame as an outstanding preacher of the Word of the Lord, Retreat Leader, television orator and organizer, is conducting many retreats for priests, nuns and believers in India and abroad.

What to do to continue in holiness.

Below list is prepared with inspiration received from attending retreat in Sehion retreat centre and from their book inner healing retreat helper.

Do at least one hour personal prayer daily.

Do intercessory prayer for the whole world.

Be regular in sacramental life. Attend Holy Mass and receive Holy Communion whenever possible and not just on obligatory days. Do confession often and receive spiritual blessing.

In your word and deed spread the message that Jesus is the only saviour.

Do gospel work. For eg. send people for retreats, distribute spiritual books, publish blogs related to word of God etc.

Do not avoid Family prayer, Holy Rosary, Prayer in groups.

Do not keep angry with others in mind. Pray with forgiveness and fasting for your enemies, who hurt you and whom you hurt.

Do fasting prayer once in a week.

Pray for Holy Spirit filling.

Do each work in the name of Jesus. Recite the name of Jesus whenever possible.

Be regular in tithe giving.

Everything is God’s gift, hence remove greediness and behave humble.

Read Holy Bible at least 30 mins, study word of God and meditate daily.

Pray for spreading the word of God in the whole world.

To continue spiritual blessings attend renewal retreats often.

Avoid all kinds of bad friendship, situations, reading, internet activities, chat etc.

Do eldering and pastoring as and when necessary.

Frequent repentance will lead to frequent inner healing and feeling of God’s love.

Be regular in charity.


What is your opinion? Do you feel it is easy and good?