Only Jesus

6 April 2019. Saturday of the Fourth Week of Lent Reflection (Sem. Rodel D.O. Aclan) The Jewish authorities had a problem accepting Jesus as the Christ despite the many testimonies of the people and the witness of his own words and deeds.  The cause of their unbelief was the place…

The Face of the Father

4 April 2019. Thursday of the Fourth Week of Lent Reflection (Sem. Edgar R. Calma) There are many ways to verify the quality of a certain product or commodity nowadays. First, we have government institutions who will ensure that what we have in the market and in the malls are…

Perfect AMEN

3 April 2019. Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Lent Reflection (Sem. John Paul S. Adia) Jesus is the one sent by the Father. He is His only Begotten Son. And in most of the passages, especially from the Johannine account, Jesus would reiterate “Amen, Amen, I say to you.”…

God Heals

2 April 2019. Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Lent Reflection (Sem. Mark Ian V. Abu) Sickness does not only mean being ill of any physical infirmity. There are a lot of sickness and we are sick in many ways. When we stop dreaming due to hardships and problems in…

Sign

1 April 2019.  Monday of the Fourth Week of Lent Reflection (Sem. Eldrick S. Pena) Generally, we have a penchant for asking and seeking for signs.  If we are to make important decisions, we ask God for signs.  If we are troubled and distressed, we also ask God for signs…

With Arms Wide Open

31 March 2019. Fourth Sunday of Lent Reflection (Sem. Alfredo O. Dimaano, Jr.) To one who has sinned, to face the offended party takes a lot of courage and determination. In relation to the Gospel, the son’s decision to return home could be a result of his embarrassment or hunger.…

Pharisaic

30 March 2019. Saturday of the Third Week of Lent Reflection (Sem. Richard Anthony Lim) There have been several occasions when I would catch myself forming opinions about people I see in the Church. Why is that person dressed in such a way? Why are they so noisily chatting with…

Prayer Conquers Evil

28 March 2019. Thursday of the Third Week of Lent Reflection (Sem. Ryan Tristan O. Digan) In today’s Gospel, we are once again reminded of the power of Jesus over the evils of this world. It can be recalled in the past Gospel reading several days ago how Jesus conquered…