Jesus Christ – The Lord of the Universe

Our citizenship is in heaven, and from it we await a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, who will transform our lowly body to be like his glorious body, by the power that enables him even to subject all things to himself (Philippians 3:20-21). Jesus Christ was God but he also...

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The living Saint

April 5: Feast of St. Vincent Ferrer Vincent was the fourth child of the nobleman Guillem Ferrer, a notary who came from Palamós, and wife, Constança Miquel, apparently from Vale. Legends surround his birth. It was said that his father was told in a dream by a Dominican friar that...

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CAN MARY BE CALLED CO-REDEMPTRIX?

Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, is one of the most pre-eminent stars in the horizon of Christianity. She is known by many titles like the Blessed Virgin Mary, Queen of Heaven, Mother of God, Our Lady, Queen of the Apostles, etc. The notion that Mary gave birth to Jesus...

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Beyond the Sepulcher

That man walked out of the tomb pushing the stone effortlessly. People who crucified him and buried him in the sepulcher thought that was the end of him. They beat him, spat at him, whipped him and tortured him and crucified him amongst thieves and assumed that he could never...

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Hear my cry O Lord

“My Lord, my Lord why have you forsaken me” (Mathew 27:46). The response to the painful cry of the Son God was poignant silence from God the Father. The people who gathered around Jesus may have thought that the cries of Jesus were in vain. The Lord waited until three...

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The broken bread

On the night he was betrayed he took the bread and giving thanks, broke it and gave it to his disciples……These prayer of consecration during the Holy Mass proves the love of Christ for us. The Gospel of John records thus, “He loved his own in the world; he loved...

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The carpenter’s son

He was in class X of a school which always got 100% results. Everyone was under the belief that he would score well like his 2 elder sisters before. But when the results were announced and to everyone’s shock he failed the exams. The teachers and school administrated were very...

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Meaningful Lent

He got up and silenced the wind and the sea and they became calm. He turned water into wine and we had sufficient wine to drink. I was wonderstruck seeing all this. He healed the sick, he cursed the fig tree and it dried up immediately. He created a bigger...

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The Feast of the blessed one

The feast of Jesus, Mother Mary and all the saints is celebrated by the Catholic Church on different days. But the feast of the death day of Joseph is the first of its kind. St Joseph is the only one who has been called Blessed in the Holy Scripture. Let...

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