Author Archive

Conversion of a city

“Many Samaritans from that city believed in Jesus because of the woman’s testimony, ‘He told me everything I have ever done’” (John 4:39)
Publish date: 2020 - 3 - 15

The mysteries of the Kingdom

“Blessed are you, Father, Lord of Heaven and earth; you have revealed to the little ones the mysteries of the kingdom” (Gospel Acclamation Ma 11:25).
Publish date: 2020 - 2 - 16

“I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?” (Matthew 3:14)

"Let it be so for now, for it is proper for us in this way to fulfill all righteousness" (Matthew 3:15)
Publish date: 2020 - 1 - 12

“Rejoice in the Lord always; … the Lord is near” (Philippians 4:4-5)

Let us take a moment from our busy Christmas preparations to contemplate on what “the Lord is near” means for us (Philippians 4:5)
Publish date: 2019 - 12 - 15

“A time of waiting and watching” (CCC 672)

Let us join the psalmist to sing praises to the Lord, who on a day unbeknownst to us, “will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples with equity.” (Psalm 98:9)
Publish date: 2019 - 11 - 17

The miracle of the ten lepers

“God calls us to live in gratitude, obeying with joy to the One who has given us so much, infinitely more than we could ever give to him” (Pope Francis General Audience June 27, 2018)
Publish date: 2019 - 10 - 13

The Lost Sheep

“He will seek out the lost [sheep] until He finds it” (Luke 15:4)
Publish date: 2019 - 9 - 15

Finding Peace

When we care for someone, we have to reveal to them their value and gifts.
Publish date: 2019 - 8 - 18

“Go and do likewise” (Luke 10:37)

“Love your neighbour as yourself" (Luke 10:27)
Publish date: 2019 - 7 - 14

The mystery of the Most Holy Trinity is the central mystery of the Christian faith and of Christian life. (CCC 261)

Our mission is to witness to the world, thirsty for love, that the meaning of life is precisely the infinite love, the tangible love of the Father, of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.
Publish date: 2019 - 6 - 16

“My sheep hear my voice. I know them, and they follow me” (John 10:27)

It is in our interior silence that we can perceive Jesus’ gaze and hear his call
Publish date: 2019 - 5 - 12

“Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!” (Luke 19:38)

Jesus went up to Jerusalem voluntarily, knowing well that He would die a violent death there
Publish date: 2019 - 4 - 14

“The appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white” (Luke 9:28)

Pope Francis encouraged us to climb up with Jesus on the mountain, to be more attentive to the voice of God and to allow oneself to be enveloped and transformed by the Spirit.
Publish date: 2019 - 3 - 17

St. Luke’s version of the Beatitudes

If we live like Jesus, St. Luke assures us that we will “rejoice in that day” when He will come again, we will “leap for joy” for “surely [our] reward is great in heaven” (Luke 6:23).
Publish date: 2019 - 2 - 17

“You are my son, the Beloved; with you I am well pleased” (Luke 3:22)

Let us follow St. Paul’s advice, strive to be transformed by faith and make it our goal in life that God will be well pleased in us His adopted children.
Publish date: 2019 - 1 - 13

“The Lord is near.” (Philippians 4:5)

Rejoice, be glad; be gentle and humble
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 16

Pope Francis’ famous question comes to my mind “Who am I to judge?”

If I were put to the test in their circumstances, would I make the same decisions and end up on the streets?
Publish date: 2018 - 11 - 11

His disciples “said to one another, ‘Then who can be saved?’”

Jesus said, “For humans it is impossible, but not for God; for God all things are possible” (Mark 10:26-27)
Publish date: 2018 - 10 - 14

“But who do you say that I am?” (Mark 8:29)

In this Sunday’s Gospel Reading, Jesus asks his disciples this “But who do you say that I am?” and Peter answers “You are the Christ” (Mark 8:29). Peter’s answer in the Gospel of Matthew is more elaborate “You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God” (Matthew 16:16). Peter indeed has great faith! Jesus […]
Publish date: 2018 - 9 - 16

“I am the living bread that came down from heaven” (John 6:51)

“Whoever eats of this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh” (John 6:51)
Publish date: 2018 - 8 - 12

Planning and Entrusting

“The Lord will give what is good” (Responsorial Psalm Ps 85:13)
Publish date: 2018 - 7 - 15

We only have to sow, God will do the rest

“The seed would sprout and grow, without his knowing how” (Mk 4:27)
Publish date: 2018 - 6 - 17

The Holy Trinity is a mystery

As Christians, we believe with faith in The Holy Trinity, one God in three persons, the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.
Publish date: 2018 - 5 - 27

Jesus’ uplifting presence in the Gospels

“Lord Jesus, open the Scriptures to us: make our hearts burn with love when you speak. Alleluia” (Gospel Acclamation, See Luke 24:32)
Publish date: 2018 - 4 - 15