4th Sunday in OT 2022

4th Sunday in OT 2022

Today’s Gospel follows last Sunday’s when Jesus solemnly announced the fulfillment of the prophet Isaiah’s text concerning the identity and the evangelizing mission of the Anointed one of God. When Jesus came back to His hometown, He may not be wearing new clothes,...
3rd Sunday in OT: Fulfilled in Faith

3rd Sunday in OT: Fulfilled in Faith

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time 2022 The First Reading of today taken from the Book of Nehemiah tells of the crucial role of the Law of God in the Israel community.  Ezra and Nehemiah were given the special task of God to rebuild the community.  They were also given the...
2nd Sunday in OT: Christ in Abundance

2nd Sunday in OT: Christ in Abundance

The first reading has Prophet Isaiah speaking to the people of Israel in exile when they were driven from their homeland. He speaks of God’s power in their life when they will be changed from being known as  “Forsaken, to being known as “Chosen.” He speaks of the...
Baptism of Our Lord 2022

Baptism of Our Lord 2022

Through Christ’s Baptism, We become Adopted Children of God Today we celebrate the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord in the River Jordan by John the Baptist. This feast officially ends the season of Christmas which began on the 24th Night of December. The Church...
Merry Christmas 2021

Merry Christmas 2021

Dear Brothers, “The Virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel, which means, God is with us.” Matthew 1:23 Christmas is a celebration of Joy, because God has shown to us that He enjoys communion with humanity, and He does like...
Fourth Sunday of Advent 2021

Fourth Sunday of Advent 2021

Today we encounter two people in our Gospel Reading: two expectant mothers. Elizabeth is too old and has been childless for a long time and Mary is almost too young and not married. Elizabeth has a lot of history behind her; Mary has a lot of history ahead of her. The...