Tag: Spirit of God
January 4, 2021 – Monday, Weekday of Christmas Time Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/010421.cfm) How do we know the Spirit of God and the spirit of the evil one? How do we identify them? How do we discern them? The First Letter of John tells us the way to test the spirit working in […]
October 14, 2020 – Wednesday of the 28th Week in Ordinary Time Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/101420.cfm) Homily What motivates me everyday? What are my desires and wants? What drives me to live? These questions would help us to understand better ourselves, our tendencies, as well as our thoughts and the meaning behind our […]
To be truly born of the Spirit is not just a mere ritual but rather a way of life. In today’s language, we call it, “Lifestyle.” Thus, it means that it is not just a one-time event but an everyday commitment to live a life filled with the Holy Spirit. This is now the invitation for us today. Jesus calls us to re-examine our life on how we have lived our Christian life and carry out our commitment to God. We are called to identify the obstacles that prevent the flow of the Spirit in our life. We may want to start by recognizing the hurts, the pains, the traumas, even fears and doubts, our preconceptions, biases, attitudes and sins that hold us back from allowing the Spirit to inspire us, to mold us and to renew us.