SANTO NINO: A GUIDE TO THE LITTLE WAY OF JESUS (THE WAY OF HUMILITY AND SERVICE) A Homily for the 35th National Congress of the Cofradia del Señor Santo Niño de Cebu

In 2021 we will be celebrating the 500th Year of Christianity in the Philippines. Understandably, the icon that will go with that celebration will be the Santo Nino de Cebu. It was the very first image of Christ ever to be introduced to the natives of these islands. We are told by historians that Magellan…

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THE FIFTH WOUND OF SAINT PADRE PIO

Dear friends in the Lord, fellow sharers in the gifts of priestly vocation and consecrated life, isang mapagpalang hapon sa inyong lahat. In Gal 6:17, Paul says in Greek ἐγὼ γὰρ τὰ στίγματα (stigmata) τοῦ Ἰησοῦ ἐν τῷ σώματί μου βαστάζω. In English: “…for I bear the marks of Jesus on my body.” This passage…

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