20th September 2019 Friday 24th Week of Ordinary Time - Ss. Andrew Kim Taegon, Paul Chong Hasang and Companions
1 Timothy 6:2-12, Luke 8:1-3
“Following Jesus to the end”
Jesus was constantly on the move. His passion to bring the Good News to people led Him to tirelessly move from one place to another.
19th September 2019 Thursday 24th Week of Ordinary Time - St. Januarius
1 Timothy 4:12-16, Luke 7:36-50
“Seeking for mercy”
Jesus knew what Simon the Pharisee and even the rest of the onlookers were thinking about when they saw the women at His feet. He then told a parable to teach them an important lesson - i.e. real love comes from a heart that is forgiven.
18th September 2019 Wednesday 24th Week of Ordinary Time
1 Timothy 3:14-16, Luke 7:31-35
“Belonging to Wisdom”
For those who refused to accept the message of the Good News, nothing and nobody could move their hearts to believe and rejoice. They looked at Jesus and John the Baptist with contempt and disapproval.
“Yet, Wisdom has been proved right by all her children.”
17th September 2019 Tuesday 24th Week of Ordinary Time - St. Robert Bellarmine
1 Timothy 3:1-13, Luke 7:11-17
“Do not cry”
All of us have experienced our personal tragedies or known people who have suffered tragedies. Jesus comes to us and tells us those same words, “Do not cry.” He wants to give us joy in our sorrow as well as peace in our pain.