Monthly Archives: August 2017

Our Cross Is a Source of Blessings

Who does not have a cross to carry? In the lives of each of us, at a certain time, there is something painful that could be large or small, something that we wish to be different, something that becomes our cross to carry. The cross can be caused by somebody else, or we may bring…
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“Upon This Rock I Will Build My Church”

Peter, the first Pope, was given a unique and important role in the beginning of our Church when our Lord said, “…you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build my Church, and the gates of the netherworld shall not prevail against it.” Here the Lord is affirming that the Church will always have…
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“Lord Save Me”

I can imagine Peter’s cry and his anguish when he was sinking into the rough ocean waters, and staring at Jesus he said in a loud voice, "Lord, save me!" How many times in your life have you cried out to the Lord for help? How many moments of anguish have you faced? Or have…
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“Lord, It Is Good That We Are Here.”

Today we celebrate the feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord; it is the preview of the Glory of the Lord Jesus Christ, a manifestation of the Father who is pleased in the person of his Son. The disciples Peter, John and James are with him and had a taste of the splendor of God's…
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