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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 […]

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time – A – Fr. Augustine

September 25, 2011 Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time – A cycle Ezekiel 18:25-28 Philippians 2:1-11 Matthew 21:28-32 My dear brothers and sisters, How are you this Sunday? After the summer ends, we see the autumn of leaves turning. I enjoy watching the trees all dressed up in fall colors. It is a good time to […]

Who do you say that you are? – Fr. Augustine

20110923 Memorial of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina(Lk 9:18-22) My dear brothers and sisters, Today we are celebrating the memorial of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina, As we know, he is a recent Italian saint and popularly known as Padre Pio. Padre Pio was a priest of Capuchin Friars and he lived at the Capuchin friary in […]

Our Mother stands by the cross of her Son – Fr. Augustine

20110915 Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows(Jn 19:25-27) My dear brothers and sisters, Today we are celebrating the memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows. As we know, this memorial takes place on the day after the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. Yesterday we praised the triumph of our Lord’s cross, for he […]

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time – A – Deacon Owen

24 Ord A 11 Sep 11 Today we received a very clear message from the Lord God through the readings of the Holy Bible.  We were told to forgive others of all their trespasses against us.  And, our forgiveness should not be just limited to once or twice, but seventy times seven. This does not   […]