13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

Why did God make you?” The answer we memorized was: “God made me to know Him, to love Him, and to serve Him in this world, and to be happy with Him forever in heaven.”On this thirteenth Sunday, the church exhorts us to welcome Christ in others. This is especially,...

XIII Domingo Ordinario (Fr. Francis)

¿Por qué te hizo Dios? La respuesta que memorizamos fue: “Dios me hizo conocerlo, amarlo y servirlo en este mundo, y ser feliz con Él para siempre en el cielo”.En este decimotercer domingo, la iglesia nos exhorta a dar la bienvenida a Cristo en los demás....

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

Introduction: The common theme of today’s readings is the work God gives us to do as the followers of Jesus: to love God and our brothers and sisters through hospitality, generosity, commitment, and charity. The readings also remind us of the sacrifice demanded of...

12th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Francis)

Market researchers studied three thousand persons, asking: “What are you most afraid of? You can guess most of the responses: heights, financial insecurity, snakes, dying. The big surprise is that the #1 fear was speaking in front of a group. Today’s first and third...

12th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

KNOW YOUR PHOBIASOnce the Devil organized an exhibition cum sale to raise funds. He displayed his best weapons he uses to entice people away from God. The front row was filled with the seven capital sins. Pride, anger, jealousy, sloth, gluttony etc. Well decorated and...

Corpus Christi (Fr. Francis)

Astronaut Mike Hopkins is one of the selected few: he spent six months on the International Space Station (ISS) in 2013. And though he was thrilled when he was chosen for a space mission, there was one Person he didn’t want to leave behind: Jesus in the Eucharist....