“Neither he or his parents sinned; it is so that the work of God might be made visible through him.”

“Neither he or his parents sinned; it is so that the work of God might be made visible through him.[1]” by Adolphe, sx. – It is almost five months that I am amidst special children, that is, mentally and physically handicapped persons. Most of them are boys. For the first time…

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Christmas as “How can I Contact You”

– by Heri, sx – “How can I contact you?” is a common question among people who meet each other for the first time. Such a question indicates that people still want to keep in touch with someone they have met. They want to sustain their relationship, whether with their…

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Advent: waiting or living Mission?

By Justinus, sx The title above could seem somewhat provocative if we understand mission (and missionaries) as something “active.” Could the waiting-Advent-experience then become an obstacle for those with full of enthusiasm and fire to preach the Good News? In truth, waiting is a “strange” word for missionaries. Our experiences…

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THE RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD THROUGH HUMAN BEINGS

By Theodore, sx Many people around the world are astonished that their relationship or friendship breaks out easily. And when it happens it causes deep frustrations and leave people having to deal with the situation, as a fact that they cannot run away from. In life, what matters most are…

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No Sticker, no Entry

by Aime, sx Last Tuesday, Fr. Eugene and I went to the Augustinian monastery in Bulacan for my retreat in preparation for this final profession of vows which we celebrate today. Before getting to the place, we had to pass through the Areneta land, and from one end to the…

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REMEMBERING BLESSED POPE JOHN XXIII

By Martin, sx We have just begun the year of Faith, a year made colorful by the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council. Anyone who ponders upon the grace-filled event of Vatican II cannot forget the figure of a great man whose loving and blessed memory…

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