6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

Blessed are those who trust in the Lord! [Jer. 17:7] My brothers and sisters in Christ, who can tell me what it means to “trust in the Lord?” Is your interpretation of “trusting in the Lord” the same as your neighbor’s interpretation? Is your...

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

Today’s reading present three men, Peter, Paul and Isaiah. All called by God. All appear to be unlikely choice to perform the mission they were given. Each one, though, was the perfect choice. Simon, was a fisherman. He knew the sea. He knew where to find fish,...

Epiphany of The Lord (Fr. Francis)

A survey was made among school children asking the question why they enjoyed reading Harry Potter novels and watching Harry Potter movies. The most common answer was, “Because you never know what’s going to happen next!” The same element of suspense and...

Mary, Mother of God (Fr. Francis)

We are here today to celebrate the greatest story of all times: how Mary, the Jewish maid of Nazareth became the mother of Jesus and the very Queen of heaven. But how can we say anything about Mary that has not been said many times before and said much more...

The Holy Family (Fr. Francis)

The Feast of the Holy Family: Being a holy family  I hope you all have had beautiful celebrations with your families on Christmas Day. Perhaps, for some, Christmas seems to take a long time coming, and then ends quickly. Well, we don’t let this happen in the...