Minimum: Gratitude

Reflection: Third Sunday of Easter (18 April 2021) Minimum: Gratitude by Francis Miguel Panday It is not unknown to many, especially to those within our humble circle, that a third of our population in the seminary had been infected by COVID-19. One common reaction that rose aside from gloom was shock, paving the way for... Continue Reading →

God As Our Foundation

Daily Gospel Reflection 3 Dec 2020 (Mt.7:21,24-27) St. Francis Xavier, priest (M) "Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rocks." There are people who are acting like pious saints infront of others and really we can appreciate them for... Continue Reading →

Remain in His Love

Daily Gospel Reflection2 Dec 2020 (Mt.15:29-37)Wednesday of the 5th Week of Advent The Feeding of the Hungry Crowd"My heart is moved with pity for the crowd, for they have been with me now for three days and have nothing to eat." There are many problems being felt now by the poor in our society. The... Continue Reading →

Only God

Daily Gospel Reflection1 Dec 2020 (Lk.10:21-24)Tuesday of the 1st Week of Advent The Father's Love for the Lowly"I give you praise, Father, Lord of heaven and earth , for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have revealed them to the childlike." Usually in society the lowly are not... Continue Reading →

Childish and Childlike

15th WEEK IN ORDINARY TIMEMt. 11:25-27 When I got my regular position in my first job (actually my first, last and the only job I had for 7 years), I became the youngest among the group. Being the youngest, my immediate superior would always say openly that I was her favorite. Besides of being hardworking,... Continue Reading →

Soldier of God

by Lt. Col. Vicky Blancaflor For some time, my profile description in Facebook reads “Soldier of God -- Working and Fighting for His Agenda.” In the catechism seminar given before administering the Sacrament of Confirmation, I can only distinctly remember (I was in 5th grade elementary) that after being confirmed, we will become ‘soldiers’ of... Continue Reading →

Something New!

Matthew 11: 25-30Deuteronomy 7: 6-11, Psalm 103: 1-2, 3-4, 6-7, 8, 10, 1 John 4:7-16 What amazes me with children is that they they can learn new – specifically new – things quicker and sometimes better than adults. Adults, on the other hand, have a tendency have a selective or sometimes functional learning attitude. “Will... Continue Reading →

When You’re Ready

by Joseph Vincent Borres When you’re ready I’ll take you farFor you I’m waiting patientlyIt is I you long to seeWhen you go astray, let it beBut know that when you call on meI will rush like wind silentlyWhen you’re afraid don’t be unfreeFind your courage and be at peaceIt is I your Lord and... Continue Reading →

Of Promises and Uncertainties

by Francis Miguel Panday When confronted with a great amount of uncertainty, we could barely think of anything, or we could barely think, at all. When the threat brought about by the pandemic spread all over the news, who among us did not experience this profound disorientation? Despair? “How, then?” “What now?” “How will I... Continue Reading →

Who Art Thou, Holy Spirit?

by Lt. Col. Vicky Blancaflor John 14: 16-17“And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate to be with you always – the Spirit of truth, which the world cannot accept, because it neither sees nor knows it. But you know it, because it remains with you, and will be in... Continue Reading →

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