Cycle (A) 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Zech. 9:9-10; Rom: 8:9, 11-13; Mt. 11:25-30

 When Jesus taught it was easy for his listeners to understand his teachings, because Jesus used examples and imageries from their daily experience.  His teachings were centred around the geography, vegetation, climate and lifestyle of the land.
In today's Gospel Jesus says, “Come to me. All who are exhausted and weighted down beneath your burdens, and

Cycle (A) 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

2 Kgs. 4:8-12a, 14-17; Rom. 6:3-4, 8-11; Mt. 10:37-42

The first part of the Gospel is a call to make a radical choice as Christians. From putting love of God before everyone we come immediately to the cross and self-denial. We cannot live comfortably if we are Christians. It reminds us that when we become followers of Christ, it really does change our priorities “If anyone would come after me, let him deny

Cycle (A) The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

Deut. 7:6-11; 1 Jn. 4:7-16; Mt 11:25-30
The heart is one of the most important organs in the entire human body. It is really nothing more than a pump, composed of muscle which pumps blood throughout the body, beating approximately 72 times per minute of our lives. But it is the powerhouse of human beings. Heart is so important that it has found a place in mythology, literature and

Cycle (A) Corpus Christi

Deut 8:2-3, 14-16; I Cor 10:16-17; Jn 6:51-52
October 17, 2008, a 22ft dinghy with 30 Dominican refugees aboard drifted for 15 days after getting lost at sea en route to Puerto Rico. WHAT began as a journey to a better life went horribly wrong. According to the men, they were all told by the Captain, Francisco Soler of Miches, not to take any food and water on board since it was a one-day trip.

Cycle (A) The Most Holy Trinity

Ex 34:4-6, 8-9; 2 Cor 13:11-13; Jn 3:16-18

The world, we live in, is not as simple as it might seem to be. It is full of unexplained mysteries that raise several questions that remain to be answered till date. There are many such mysterious phenomena, which find no satisfactory explanation in science. Many of the mysteries keep us wondering, asking questions, and striving to learn