Living with Apostolic Value

1 March 2019. Friday of the Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Reflection (Sem. Glicerio T. Tano) What am I looking for today and in the future? Have I been contented with the things I already possess today? These were the things which challenged me every day. I felt something was…

A Discerned Ministerial Way

28 February 2019. Thursday of the 7th Week in Ordinary Time Reflection (Sem. Peter Collin C. Crisostomo) Today’s Gospel made me realize how demanding it is to follow Christ. It is demanding in the sense that we need to “cut-off” things that hinder us in following Him, especially those that…

Path of Humility

27 February 2019. Wednesday of the Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Reflection (Sem. Keith Buenaventura) There were times when, even with the best intentions, my feedback was misunderstood. At times like these, I remind myself that I cannot force it on others. My feedback must love, not smother. To love…

A Man for Others

26 February 2019. Tuesday of the Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Reflection (Sem. Carmelo V. Pocdol) Every Friday noon at the cathedral grounds of Iligan City, a small group of young professionals and college students serve lunch to the Badjao street children in the city. It started with a personal…

The Power of Prayer

25 February 2019. Monday of the Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Reflection (Sem. Gerald M. Moscardon) How often do we attribute miracles in our lives to God, like something almost impossible to happen suddenly happening? We say, “Salamat sa Diyos at sinagot ang dasal ko!”, Thank God, my prayer was…

Loving an Extra Mile

24 February 2019. Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Reflection (Sem. Justin G. Gatus) Working in a government institution requires a lot of patience and fortitude. I worked in a government office where we catered to members who were mostly in need—the sick, the old, and those who are grieving. And…

Path to Calvary

23 February 2019. Memorial of Saint Polycarp, Bishop and Martyr Reflection (Sem. Rodel D.O. Aclan) After witnessing the glorified body of Jesus, Peter asked Him to just stay on the mountain.  I cannot blame Peter for asking that. I think it is very human to desire to remain in a…

A Life Worth Living

21 February 2019. Thursday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Reflection (Sem. Edgar R. Calma) There are a battery of examinations available on-line and in the market that would give us an idea of our  personality, preferences and behavior. The basic question that we want to ask and uncover…