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Time in the Kingdom

Second Sunday of Advent (B) Do we treasure time? How do we manage our time? Should time be taken away from us, what would happen to us? It’s probably the same as asking the question: if breath is taken away … Continue reading

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Watchful and Alert

First Sunday of Advent (B) Children were lining up for snacks. On the tray of apples was a note: Get one each only. God is watching. So the children did. When the children reached the tray of chocolate candies, one … Continue reading

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The King Among Men and Women

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ the King (A) 1. Today we celebrate the Kingship of Jesus. Let’s look into some differences between an earthly king and Jesus, the King: a) An earthly king lavishes himself with power, temporal pleasures, … Continue reading

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Trustworthy Servants Today

Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) There is a popular poem and prayer that goes like this: I expect to pass through this world but once; any good thing therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can … Continue reading

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Oil Lamps

Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) Today we may not particularly understand the figure of the oil lamps used by the 10 virgins mentioned in the Gospel. We rely so much on electric power for lights and other household equipment, as … Continue reading

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Credible Disciple

Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) There are conditions for a person to learn and understand things that can be meaningful to him: 1. A person has to have the personal decision to imbibe what he sees, hears, feels or … Continue reading

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The Faithful

Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed When a person dies, we can see the following situations: All the weaknesses and faults of the one who died are forgotten, at least ignored, by his family and all who knew him. They … Continue reading

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