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I am a diocesan priest who lives through preaching by blogging. I started out writing my homilies, which through parochial inspiration, turned into blog materials. As long as my parishioners get to appreciate this way of preaching, I won't stop from satisfying their longing souls for spiritual nourishment and insights.

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  • Feast of Our Mother of Perpetual Help

    Feast of Our Mother of Perpetual Help

    2 weeks ago

    Our Mother of Perpetual Help will always be there for us in our need ready to help us. As we draw close to Our Lady, we also draw closer to Her Son, Jesus. Let us perpetually seek Her guidance and inspiration and be led to Her Son's love for us all.

  • Thou shall not be afraid ...

    Thou shall not be afraid ...

    12 months ago

    Fear is a natural human emotion. But though it's inevitable as it varies from each person, Jesus calls us to overcome it by clinging to Him in faith. Let our faith be our guide and our strength.

  • Going Towards The Light

    Going Towards The Light

    15 months ago

    The raising of Lazarus draws us towards the LIGHT, Jesus Christ. Such light gives us hope and an assurance of eternal life.

  • Beautiful Things from Jesus' Transfiguration

    Beautiful Things from Jesus' Transfiguration

    16 months ago

    We cannot find meaning in Jesus' transfiguration unless, by God's grace, we allow Him to transform us to become His children redeemed by His blood.

  • The Essence of Faith

    The Essence of Faith

    13 months ago

    27th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. Jesus describes faith through a very concrete image of a mustard seed.

  • Secrets to True Happiness

    Secrets to True Happiness

    16 months ago

    Jesus, in His Sermon on the Mount, exhorts His disciples to seek first the Kingdom of God and His righteousness. Such things are our true source of happiness and not in the accumulation of things.

  • Bread Taken, Blest, Broken and Shared as One

    Bread Taken, Blest, Broken and Shared as One

    13 months ago

    Most of us love to eat. How blessed are those, who not only, have choices of food, but have enough food. As we celebrate Fathers' Day, let us remember those who have less to eat and pray for them.

  • Good Shepherd Sunday

    Good Shepherd Sunday

    14 months ago

    We remember the "Shepherds" of our community and pray for more vocations to the priesthood. True happiness lies in rooting our lives to the very core and source of our peace, Jesus, THE Shepherd.

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    The "Weeds" and the "Wheat" among us.

    12 months ago

    Superheroes. Nowadays, people are so into superheroes so much so that the movie industry is earning millions or even billions of dollars just to satisfy public demand. Though the profit might seem to dwindle a bit, still superhero movies continue to...



    14 months ago

    Jesus comes to us, at times, in the most unexpected ways under various disguises. As we encounter Christ in our own Emmaus experience, let Jesus touch us in order that we may see Him in our neighbors

  • Salt of the Earth and Light of the World

    Salt of the Earth and Light of the World

    15 months ago

    How do we become agents of change as "salt of the earth" and "light of the world?" Pope Benedict has the answers. Let us name the ways after his wisdom.