Juanito: Juanito’s birth

Juanito’s Birth When Juanito was about to be borne, his expectant mother was being rushed to the hospital but didn’t quite make it. She gave him birth right in front the hospital. Later, the father received a bill, listing “Delivery Room Fee: P3,000.00.” He wrote the hospital and reminded them that…

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Advent 1st Sunday, Year B

Mark 13:33-37 Be on guard! Be alert! You do not know when that time will come. 34 It’s like a man going away: He leaves his house and puts his servants in charge, each with their assigned task, and tells the one at the door to keep watch.    35 “Therefore keep watch because you…

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From the individualism to the Family spirit in the light of St. Conforti

From the individualism to the Family Spirit in the light of Saint Conforti By Edmond TASSE,sx There was a time when God sent angels from heaven with an urgent message for his people. He still does. For me, this angel was a  sexagenarian Xaverian that I met eight years ago. He invited…

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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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