Self-abnegation

GOOD FRIDAY: “IT IS FINISHED (Jn 19:30).”


GOOD FRIDAY: “IT IS FINISHED(Jn 19:30).” “It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, while the sun’s light failed; and the curtain of the temple was torn in two. Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, ‘Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit!’…(Lk 23:44-46)”and said, “‘It is finished’. And bowing his head, he handed over the spirit (Jn 19:30).” “Now it is all over. The work of our Redemption []

THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST. WHY DID JESUS SUBMIT HIMSELF TO ST. JOHN’S BAPTISM?


FEAST OF THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST. WHY DID JESUS SUBMIT HIMSELF TO ST. JOHN’S BAPTISM? After commemorating the Birth of Our Lord during Christmas and His manifestation as Savior Messiah and Light to the world during the feast of Epiphany, Christmas season draws to its close with the Feast of the Baptism of Our Lord Jesus Christ. In its liturgy, the Church remembers another solemn manifestation of Christ’s divinity. In the adoration of the Magi God revealed the divinity of []

ON CHRISTMAS: GOD’S HUMILITY, POVERTY, SELF-ABASEMENT & IMMENSE LOVE FOR US.


ON CHRISTMAS: GOD’S HUMILITY, POVERTY, SELF-ABASEMENT & IMMENSE LOVE FOR US   “Behold, I bring you good news of a great joy which will come to all the people; for to you is born this day in the city of David, a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.  And this will be a sign for you; you will find a babe wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger (Luke 2: 11-12).” Dear friends: After a 4-week preparation for the celebration []