by Jose Ramon T. Villarin S.J. - April 7, 2019 - 12:00am
To say that a person is an animal and therefore deserves to be slaughtered is not to play God. Not even God sees us that way.
Prodigal grace
by Jonjee C. Sumpaico S.J. - March 31, 2019 - 12:00am
My mother usually gives me quotable quotes to live by.
Will we always have second chances?
by Francis D. Alvarez S.J. - March 24, 2019 - 12:00am
A caveat: This reflection does not guarantee warm and fuzzy feelings.
by Jose Ramon T. Villarin S.J. - March 3, 2019 - 12:00am
“Shake up the sieve and the rubbish soon appears.”
When is it enough?
by Francis D. Alvarez S.J. - February 24, 2019 - 12:00am
There are many ways to read the Word of God. A dangerous way would be to read Scripture literally.
by Jose Ramon T. Villarin S.J. - February 3, 2019 - 12:00am
The weather has been quite cool these days.
What oppresses you?
by Francis D. Alvarez S.J. - January 27, 2019 - 12:00am
[The Spirit of the Lord] has sent me to proclaim liberty to captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to let the oppressed go free...
Families learn
by Jonjee C. Sumpaico S.J. - December 30, 2018 - 12:00am
It is difficult to make sense of current events all around the world and even in our communities.
Can you join the Christmas movement?
by Francis D. Alvarez S.J. - December 23, 2018 - 12:00am
“Talo ka sa lolo ko….”
Rejoice amidst the dark
by Manoling Francisco S.J. - December 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Today we celebrate the Third Sunday of Advent which is also called Gaudete Sunday.
by Jose Ramon T. Villarin S.J. - December 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Advent is the season of preparation for the celebration of Christmas.
Should we still hail kingship?
by Francis D. Alvarez S.J. - November 25, 2018 - 12:00am
In our modern (some would say post-modern, or even post-post-modern) world, when monarchy is mainly for ceremony, does the Feast of Christ the King still have meaning?
by Jose Ramon T. Villarin S.J. - November 4, 2018 - 12:00am
First there were ten commandments.
by Jose Ramon T. Villarin S.J. - October 7, 2018 - 12:00am
Fractions are not easy to learn.
On Jesus’ side
by Jonjee C. Sumpaico S.J. - September 30, 2018 - 12:00am
On this last day of September when the Philippines continues to remember the experience of how it was under Martial Law, I remember a story of fellow Christian Life Community member Ka Lope Santos.
Do you still have questions about your faith?
by Francis D. Alvarez S.J. - September 23, 2018 - 12:00am
In our Gospel reading last week, Jesus revealed to his disciples that he was going to suffer greatly.
by Jose Ramon T. Villarin S.J. - September 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Appearances can be deceiving.
Can you say yes to what is hard?
by Francis D. Alvarez S.J. - August 26, 2018 - 12:00am
Many of Jesus’ disciples who were listening said, “This saying is hard; who can accept it?” As a result of this, many of his disciples returned to their former way of life.
Bread for a hungry world
by Manoling V. Francisco S.J. - August 19, 2018 - 12:00am
In our Gospel today, Jesus declares, “I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever” (Jn. 6:51).
The bread of life
by Ruben M. Tanseco S.J. - August 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Part One. In our first reading for today’s holy mass (1 kgs. 10:4-8), it is written that Elijah is persecuted for preaching God’s word against King Ahab and his wicked queen Jezebel.
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