14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, on this Sunday we listened to the Scripture passages in which we heard of the coming of God’s salvation as prophesied and spoken in the Book of the prophet Isaiah, which was fulfilled in the time of the New Testament, with the...

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

A priest was invited by a couple to have a dinner with them together with their three children. While they were having a dinner, the eldest child announced that he wanted to be a priest. All of them were happy. Then the priest asked the boy why he wanted to be a...

Corpus Christi (Fr. Francis)

The Mystery of Faith As Catholics we profess our faith at Mass every Sunday. After God’s Word has been proclaimed and preached, we recite the Creed, usually the Nicene Creed. It is a way of summing up God’s Word that reminds us of who God is, what God has done for us,...

The Most Holy Trinity (Fr. Francis)

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, on this Sunday after the Solemnity of the Pentecost, the Universal Church again celebrates another great and very important Solemnity, one that is concerning the very center tenet and distinctiveness of our Christian faith that is...

Pentecost (Fr. Francis)

A little boy stops in front of a church with his bike and he sees the pastor come out.  The boy wants to go in the church, but is afraid his bike will be stolen.  He tells the pastor his concern, and the pastor says “Don’t worry, the Holy Spirit will watch it.”...