An encounter with the Lord leads to discipleship, mission

July 8, 2020 – Wednesday 14th Week in Ordinary Time Click here for the readings (http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/070820.cfm) Homily An encounter with the Lord leads to discipleship and to be on mission. This is the message for us today. But for us to grasp better the message, let us make a step by step discovery. First, theContinue reading An encounter with the Lord leads to discipleship, mission

Let God speak in your heart today

July 6, 2020 – Monday 14th Week in Ordinary Time Click here for the readings (http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/070620.cfm) Homily Indeed, the Lord leads us into emptiness, into situations of our life where we become vulnerable, unpretentious, without our facades and masks. It is in those situations where we can hear God the most because of our emptinessContinue reading Let God speak in your heart today

Stretch out and touch to give life and be life for others

June 26, 2020 – Friday of the 12th Week in Ordinary Time 9th Day of Novena to Our Mother of Perpetual Help Click here for the readings (http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/062620.cfm) Homily How many of us who find it hard to observe the “no touching” advice from our medical experts? Because of the increase of the infection weContinue reading Stretch out and touch to give life and be life for others

Allowing Jesus to be part of our every decision and action

June 25, 2020 – Thursday of the 12th Week in Ordinary Time Click here for the readings (http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/062520.cfm) Reflection Jerusalem fell, trampled upon and destroyed. A powerful nation invaded the Kingdom, trampled the holy objects for the Sanctuary of Yahweh, officials and the people were exiled to Babylon. Was this God’s desire that Jerusalem willContinue reading Allowing Jesus to be part of our every decision and action

God is always gracious even when we are not

June 24, 2020 – Solemnity of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist 7th Day of Novena to Our Mother of Perpetual Help Click here for the readings (http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/062420-day.cfm) Have you been in a point in your life when everything seemed to be so devastating? Though you recognized that there are blessings but then, lifeContinue reading God is always gracious even when we are not

Looking At Ourselves Closer for the Father Sees

June 17, 2020 – Wednesday of the 11th Week in Ordinary Time Click here for the readings (http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/061720.cfm) Jesus warns us about our narcissistic tendencies. We might not be aware of our tendency to draw other people’s attention to us. Indeed, there is a need for us to purify our every motivation and action soContinue reading Looking At Ourselves Closer for the Father Sees