Reflections/Homilies

Gospel Reflection for Sunday December 15, 2019

In this gospel lesson of St. Luke 14:16-24 the banquet pertains to God’s kingdom especially pertaining to Jesus’s work and eventually about the church. We hear of multiple excuses why the invited guests cannot come [...]

December 9th, 2019|

Rooted in Christ

Many accept Christ but then drift away in their relationship to Him or they keep it superficial. This type of relationship often won’t bear much spiritual fruits. Like a plant, we must be well rooted [...]

November 26th, 2019|

Idle Talk

Most if not all of us are guilty of idle talk. Idle talk is any vain unnecessary talk that can be damaging to ourselves and others even though it may seem harmless. The Bible warns [...]

November 19th, 2019|

Thicken Your Skin

When entering the monastic life, Christian monks are taught a very valuable spiritual lesson. They are taught not to be affected by human praise or insults alike. If people praise us, pride may creep into [...]

November 7th, 2019|