Posts Tagged ‘Annunication’

Prep for Christmas: Looking at Mysteries through Byzantine Icons

Through colours and images, Byzantine icons bear witness to the truths of salvation without words. "Prep for Christmas" takes you to Greece to visit the icon studio run by an Orthodox priest. We would also deepen our understanding about mysteries related to the birth of Christ through icons.
Publish date: 2019 - 12 - 21

Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land: Basilica of the Annunciation

Nazareth, a small village in Israel, has become a notable destination of Christian pilgrimage due to the fact that Mary was chosen to be the mother of Jesus. How does the place where Mary accepted the invitation of God look like today?
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 8

Ask Fr. Francis – Annunication

Fr. Francis will address questions about the Annunication of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 1

Spiritual Talk – 5th Sunday of Lent

This Sunday is the 5th Sunday of Lent (Year B) and Fr. Anthony Ho explains to us Jesus' analogy of the seed to prophesy His death and resurrection in the Gospel of John. He expounds on the meaning of sacrifice and the important role of Martyrs in the Church. He also talks about the Feast of the Annunciation and reminds us to always seek out and obey the will of God.
Publish date: 2015 - 3 - 21

Whom the heavens were not able to contain

The taking on of our flesh does not diminish anything from the transcendence of God, but instead exalts the lowliness of man’s nature. Hence it follows, “And he shall be called the Son of the Highest.” Not, “you shall give Him the name,” but “He Himself shall be called.” By none other than His Father […]
Publish date: 2014 - 3 - 25

Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord

今天是預報救主降生節,此節日原應於每年3月25日(即耶穌聖誕12月25日前9個月)慶祝,但因3月25日碰上聖週,故改為在4月8日慶祝。聖母欣然接受天主的召叫,成為聖子耶穌的母親,實在是救恩史中關鍵的一刻。讓我們仿傚聖母,竭盡所能忠於天主的旨意。 Today we celebrate the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord. Usually this solemnity is celebrated on March 25 (which is 9 months before December 25), but since that day falls on Holy Week this year, we celebrate this solemnity on April 8. Blessed Virgin Mary’s acceptance of God’s mission to become the Mother […]
Publish date: 2013 - 4 - 8