Today many folks are celebrating the feast of St. Martin DePorres. He was one of the earliest defenders of human dignity. Human dignity is something that can’t be taken away. Catholic Social Teaching states that each and every person has value, are worthy of great respect and must be free from slavery, manipulation and exploitation. One … More Sunday Meditation: Defend Dignity
Do not live in fear. Jesus tells his followers to not be fearful or anxious about their present lives and future security (Luke 12:32). He urges them to sell their possessions and to give their money to those who need it most – especially those who have nothing to provide for their present needs and … More Sunday Meditation: Fear Not
Mary and Martha, who are sisters, open their home to Jesus as he travels with his disciples. As Martha hurries to ensure the preparations, Mary simply sits at the feet of Jesus and listens to the wisdom of Christ. Martha then says to Jesus, “Lord, don’t you care that my sister has left me to do … More Sunday Meditation: Are You Mary or Martha?
Give. Protect. Assist. Those are simple words. If God is all-loving and compassionate, then why is there so much suffering and evil in this world? Many agnostics refuse to believe in God because of this seemingly imponderable problem. If God is love then evil and suffering must be eliminated in all its forms. What is … More Sunday Meditation: Give
The last apostle to meet the resurrected Lord was the first to go with him to Jerusalem at Passover time. The apostle Thomas was a natural pessimist. When Jesus proposed that they visit Lazarus after receiving news of his illness, Thomas said to the disciples: “Let us also go, that we may die with him” … More Sunday Meditation: Believe
Today is Trinity Sunday. We reflect on the three in one.The Trinity is the term employed to signify the central of the Christian religion the that in the unity of the there are Three Persons the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, these Three Persons being truly distinct one from another.First He taught them … More Sunday Meditation: Three is Better Than One
You are loved by Jesus. So please, do not measure God’s love for you by how much health, wealth, and comfort he brings into your life. In John 14:21, Jesus says, “Whoever has my commandments and keeps them, he it is who loves me. And he who loves me will be loved by my Father, … More Sunday Meditation: You Are Loved