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A Prayer Seeking God – Fr. Augustine So

20111207 Memorial of Saint Ambrose, bishop and doctor of the Church (Mt 11:28-30) My dear brothers and sisters, Today we are celebrating the memorial of Saint Ambrose(337?-397), Bishop of Milan. He was one of four original doctors of the Church, that is, St. Ambrose ranks with Augustine, Jerome and Gregory the Great, as one of […]

This is the way, walk in it. – Fr. Augustine

20111203 Memorial of Saint Francis Xavier, priest (Mt 9:35-10:1, 5a, 6-8) My dear brothers and sisters, Today we are celebrating the memorial of Saint Francis Xavier(1506-1552), in Spanish Francisco Xavier, he was a priest, religious, missionary and co-founder of the Society of Jesus. He was a student of Ignatius of Loyola and one of the […]

Let our minds be in harmony with our voices – Fr. Augustine

20111122 Memorial of Saint Cecilia, virgin and martyr (Lk 21:5-11) My dear brothers and sisters, today we are celebrating the memorial of Saint Cecilia, virgin and martyr. This saint was martyred in the second or third century at Rome and she is one of most honored martyrs since the early years of the Church. At […]

How to be trustworthy in great things – Fr. Augustine

20111105 Saturday of the Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time (Lk 16:9-15) My dear brothers and sisters, today we are celebrating mass for our deceased benefactors, as is our custom. And we are keeping the monthly day of recollection from midday yesterday. By tradition, the month of November especially is dedicated to the Holy Souls in […]

Go to Jerusalem – Fr. Augustine

20111027 Thursday of the Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time (Lk 13:31-35)  My dear brothers and sisters, as autumn moves to winter and the days get shorter, we can seek ways to bring light into our lives. I think that our light is very simple. It is love. Love of God, brothers, neighbors and self go […]

If you do not repent, … Fr. Augustine

20111022 Saturday of the Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time (Lk 13:1-9) My dear brothers and sisters, now, there is a change of seasons. When the seasons change, the temperature fluctuates from night to day. It is easy to catch a cold during this time. You should pay more attention to your health. And we are […]

If you know Jesus; Do not be afraid – Fr. Augustine So

20111014 Friday of the Twenty-Eighth Week in Ordinary Time (Lk 12:1-7)  My dear brothers and sisters, we know the meaning of benefactor. Yes, a benefactor is a person who gives some form of help to benefit a person, group or organization. In fact the word benefactor comes from Latin bene and factor, bene means good […]

If you will want to be truly happy – Fr. Augustine

20111008 Saturday of the Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time (Lk 11:27-28) My dear brothers and sisters, today we are celebrating mass for Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday, and we are keeping monthly day of recollection from midday yesterday. The month of October especially is dedicated to the Holy Rosary. Most of us have called the […]