Juanito: the Psycho-diagnostic Test

Juanito and the Psycho-diagnostic Test Before going to the Our Lady of Peace Center, Juanito prepared himself well – perhaps too much – so to give all the right answers to the psychologist. Question: “How many electricians are needed to change a light bulb?” Juanito’s answer: “In most cases, only…

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Sunday 34th – Ordinary Time, Year A

Matthew 25:31-46 The Sheep and the Goats  31 When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his throne in heavenly glory. 32 All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd…

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Sunday 33rd – Ordinary Time,Year A

Matthew 25:14-30   The Parable of the Talents  14 “For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted to them his property.15To one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. 16He who had received the five talents went…

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A close relationship with Christ

A close relationship with Christ through religious consecration By Adolphe Khasa, sx In the conception of Saint Guido Maria Conforti, Religious life implies vowed and apostolic life. These two lives are so tightly bound together that they form a singular excellence.[1] For Saint Guido M. Conforti the combination of the…

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Halloween: A Catholic perspective!

  By Fr. André Semeni Halloween is celebrated every year on October 31, the eve of the solemnity of All Saints. But when we think of Halloween, what pops up to our mind? For a lot of people, Halloween is synonymous with candy, costumes, scary stuff, witches, ghosts and pumpkins. When…

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31st Sunday – Ordinary Time, Year A

Matthew 23:1-1 1Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples, 2 “The scribes and the Pharisees sit on Moses’ seat, 3so practice and observe whatever they tell you— but not what they do. For they preach, but do not practice. 4They tie up heavy burdens, hard to bear, and lay them on people’s shoulders, but they themselves…

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Sunday 30th – Ordinary Time, Year A

Matthew 22:34-40  The Most Important Commandment  34 The Pharisees heard that the Sadducees weren’t able to answer Jesus. So the Pharisees got together. 35One of them was an authority on the law. So he tested Jesus with a question. 36 “Teacher,” he asked, “which is the most important commandment in the Law?” 37 Jesus replied, ”…

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