Saturday, July 20, 2019
CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Fr. Kurt Pala
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Pala: The Lord is risen!
THIS Paschal Greeting, also known as the Easter Acclamation, is a traditional greeting at the time of the early Christians and even for some Christians until today. Instead of saying “hello,” one is to greet another person with “The Lord ...
From 89 days ago
Pala: Climbing our mountains
I GREW up with nothing but fear and distance from my father. It seems there was a mountain between us. I envied my friends who had great relationships with their fathers. But this changed. I grew up. One of the ...
From 125 days ago
Be and Live What You Believe
LUKE 6: 39-45WE HAVE come to the end of the Sermon on the Plain. Jesus concludes his speech by summing up and emphasizing what is really important for the people to remember. He stressed out that as disciples we must ...
From 137 days ago
Pala: Love differently
APPARENTLY today’s culture teaches us to love only those who love us, like only those who like us, to some point to like only those who look like us or fall under our standards and disregard those we consider less ...
From 145 days ago
Pala: What Jesus wants
CHRISTIANITY often has been taught to us as a list of rules, commandments to obey, to be “serious,” straight and rigid. I remember growing up I was told to look serious and expressionless especially at Mass. We have forgotten to ...
From 151 days ago
Pala: Without love
Sunday Gospel Luke 4:21-30THE gospel reading this Sunday is taken from the gospel of Luke. The focus of the gospel is Jesus the forgiving savior, whose mercy and compassion reaches out to all on the margins. For Luke, the emphasis ...
From 168 days ago
Pala: Seeking God’s will
WE ARE the suffering, imprisoned, and blind.This could be Jesus' first homily as one commentator shared. In the gospel this Sunday, he speaks about what his mission is - what he wants to do, what his purpose is - that ...
From 175 days ago
Pala: ‘Do whatever He tells you’
LAST Sunday at the Baptism of Jesus, Jesus was revealed as the Son of God. The Baptism of Jesus is found in the gospels of Mark, Luke and Matthew but not in the gospel of John although John gives a ...
From 182 days ago
Pala: The Baptism of Jesus
DO YOU know when you were baptized?POPE Francis once asked the same question and he said that to know the date of our baptism is to know a blessed day. He invited the faithful to remember their baptism date and ...
From 189 days ago
Pala: The Star of Bethlehem (Matthew 2:1-12)
DO YOU know when the Christmas Season begins? Not September but December 25 and it ends last Sunday, the Feast of Epiphany. These are the twelve days of Christmas. Count how many days from Christmas? In our gospel last Sunday ...
From 194 days ago