Reflection on th 32th Sunday of Ordinary time B (Mark12:38-44)

“What is important to Jesus is not how much or how many we offer but how and why we offer, the spirit, the intention or attitude with which we make our offering” By Fr. Fabien, sx – In today’s Gospel Jesus warns us about the hypocrisy of the scribes and …

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Perpetual vows

Today is a special day for us Xaverian Missionaries: it is our Founder’s day. On this occasion, three of our brothers (Justin, Adolph and Javier) will consecrate their lives forever to God for the mission in our family. We have asked them some questions. Yustinus Hibur (from Indonesia) How important …

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On the Frontier

Reflection – World Mission Sunday 2015 Fr. Joeven MATUGAS, sx Fr. Joseph Patrick D. Echevarria, SJ, explains the difference between two words of the missionary vocabulary that could be easily mistaken one for another: “Frontier” and “Periphery”.  For him, frontier“referrers to a place where few or no one had gone …

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What must I do to inherit eternal life?

28th Sunday of Ordinary time B – by Fr. Fabien, sx Today’s gospel presents us a man full of enthusiasm, fire and energy who comes running up to Jesus with an important question for Jesus: “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” This man, whose name and …

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“The family that prays together stays together”

27th Sunday of Ordinary Time (B) / Mark 10:2-16 By Fr. Fabien, sx It is providential that this Sunday the Church starts the Synod on family and at the same time the gospel speaks about the burning issue or thorny question that threatens many families and couples: the divorce, either …

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