28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham) WHAT TO BE SPIRITUAL HERO We live in a world of desires. Some are good and some are bad; some are spiritual and some are materialistic. Good or bad, desires dominate our live. That is why someone said ‘life is nothing but a...

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham) Some of you who are sitting here may be married for 30 or 40 years or even more. Some of you may be married only for few years. Some of you may be having only bad or good memories of marriage. And some of you may be just...

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham) PAY A PRICE Look at what Jesus says in the gospel today. One of the most difficult sayings. Jesus says; If your hand should cause you to sin, cut it off… and if your leg causes you to sin, cut it off…..and if your eye should...

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham) WHO IS THE GREASTEST Today’s gospel picks up exactly where last week’s gospel left. Remember, in last week’s gospel Jesus was there in Caesarea Philippi and questioned the disciples saying ‘who do the people say that I am?’...

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham) Christianity is not something theory but practice There is a story told of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson on a camping trip. As they lay sleeping one night, Holmes woke Watson and said, “Watson, look up into the sky and...

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham)

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Fr. Simham) Be Opened Isaiah prophesying about the Messianic times said, “Look, your God is coming, …….Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, the ears of the deaf be unsealed ……….” That is our first reading. And in the Gospel today,...