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Vugt: The Holy Cross - The tree of life
LANGUAGE and words will never be enough to enable us to understand the mystery of Christ’s brutal death and Resurrection. Only if we explore its symbolism will we recognize the Cross as a symbol of mercy, wisdom, life and liberation. But ...
From 967 days ago
Vugt: Pope Francis’ Easter message: ‘Help those in need’
HELPING those in need is “the foundation of our existence” as a Catholic Church, Pope Francis told the crowds gathered in St Peter’s Square on Easter Sunday. Jesus is the risen shepherd who takes upon his shoulders “our brothers and ...
From 971 days ago
Vugt: The vine and the branches
BEFORE his resurrection into heaven, Jesus has a farewell address to his Apostles, according to the Gospel of St. John. He uses the parable of the vine and the branches. Jesus invites us to remain steadfast in the midst of ...
From 974 days ago
Vugt: Jesus taught us about the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit – they are One God
IN THE introduction to the Gospel, John explained that all of God’s actions in the world should be understood in the light of the intimate relationship between the Father and the Son. Now he adds that the presence of God ...
From 978 days ago
Vugt: The spiritual life – I am the way, the truth and the life
AFTER the washing of the feet Apostle John continues with Jesus’ three farewell discourses to his apostles. Those who had lived intimately with him for several months, would soon need to discover another way of living with the risen and ...
From 985 days ago
Vugt: Walk for a cause – respect for human life
LAST Saturday there was a protest walk in Cagayan de Oro City against the death penalty. Even Archbishop Ledesma joined personally in the march, which had the motto: Buhay, hindi bitay, kabuhayan hindi kamatayon. Even people from Luzon and the ...
From 988 days ago
Vugt: Jesus is the Bread of Life – to believe in the Son of God
JESUS becomes our bread when we believe in Him. In the past when the Israelites wandered in the desert and lacked everything, God gave them a provisional meal, the manna. They had to give thanks to Him for his gifts. But ...
From 992 days ago
Vugt: The testimonies of Jesus
TO GAIN a direction in life, we need some understanding of the world and humankind. This understanding may come through reason and science, but more often we are influenced and guided by the testimony of others – by their words, ...
From 994 days ago
Vugt: Jesus reveals the plan of God on his Creation
ST. JOHN, the author of the Acts of the Apostles, is different from the authors of the three other Gospels. Often, after relating some words of Jesus, John adds an explanation of the faith, which he supports with declarations that ...
From 999 days ago
Vugt: What does it mean to believe in the resurrection of Jesus?
ON THE day of his resurrection, Jesus’ human nature begins to participate fully in the divine Glory. Jesus now asks us to believe in his name, that is, in the divine power he has just received and that works through ...
From 1002 days ago