Archive for March 2008

The Annunciation

Luke 1: 26-38 Is 7: 10-14; 8:10/ Ps 40: 7-11 / Heb 10: 4-10 ‘I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.’ Her virtues that we emulate Will shield us from all tribulation; Today let’s pause to meditate Her ‘Yes’ that led to our redemption In […]

No Gospel Reflections this week

Hi! By the time you read this, I will be on the way to Mt. Apo with a few of my running buddies for our club’s annual climb. So there won’t be any Gospel reflections for obvious reasons until we come back on Sunday. Please pray for our safe journey. Thank you and God bless!

On the Road to Emmaus

Luke 24: 13-35 Acts 3: 1-10 / Ps 105: 1-4, 6-9 Were not our hearts burning (within us) while he spoke to us on the way and opened the scriptures to us? (Luke 24:32) God’s message comes in verses read, In parables that Jesus said, Or even on the roads we tread, Or in the […]

The Empty Tomb

John 20: 11-18 Acts 2: 36-41 / Ps 33: 4-5,18-20,22 Woman, why are you weeping? Whom are you looking for? (John 20:15) Let not an empty tomb bring sorrow, Hope instead for joy tomorrow; Let all creation stop and listen: Jesus Christ our Lord is risen! Mary stood outside the tomb crying. As she wept, […]

Doubts and Deception

Matthew 28: 8-15 Acts 2: 14, 22-33 / Ps 16: 1-2, 5, 7-11 …they departed quickly from the tomb, fearful yet full of great joy. (Matthew 28: 8) May the Holy Spirit’s power Recharge us again this Easter; May He make our mission richer With His joy that lasts forever. So they departed quickly from […]

Celebrating Easter Today

Black Saturday Matthew 28: 1-10 Rom 6: 3-11 / Ps 118: 1-2. 16-17. 22-23 Do not be afraid! I know that you are seeking Jesus the crucified. He is not here, for he has been raised just as he said. (Matthew 28:5-6) Morning has come, a New Life awaits, The rock has been rolled, let’s […]