Sunday's Reflections for June 2014
 

MANDATES OF CHRIST – FEAST OF THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD (June 1, 2014)

One early morning, during our breakfast in the novitiate house in Trece Martires, we have watched a certain talk show wherein one of its celebrity guests answered a question whose response made me ref...


 

THE HOLY SPIRIT UNITES US WITH GOD (Pentecost - June 8,2014)

I had an opportunity to stay in a farming community last summer. And I was fortunate enough to be there during the harvest period of cucumber, onion and other vegetables. At least I had the chance to...


 

‘UBUNTU,’ LOVE AND GOD AS COMMUNITY (Solemnity Of The Holy Trinity - June 15, 2014)

  Year in and year out the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity on the Sunday immediately following Pentecost. But one could rightly ask: why do most Christians have only the...


 

CORPUS CHRISTI (Solemnity Of The Body And Blood Of Christ-June 22, 2014)

Today the Universal church celebrates the solemnity of the body & blood of Christ (CORPUS CRISTI). Why does the church set a special day for the feast where in fact we always celebrate the anniver...


 

Solemnity Of The Most Holy Body And Blood Of Christ (Corpus Christi)

  Before the Second Vatican Council, when we go to holy communion, the priest shows us the sacred host, and says: Corpus Christi. The meaning of these two words is "the Body of Christ", to which...