The Ballad of the Youngest and the Eldest

Missionary Weekly Reflection Twenty Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time, 15 September 2019 Ex. 32:7-11, 13-14; Ps. 51:3-4, 12-13, 17, 19; 1 Tim. 1:12-17; Luk. 15:1-32 (Luk. 15:1-10) Luke tells a story about two sons. The two of them went to different destinations: the youngest went to a distant country, the eldest to the field. Only … Continue reading The Ballad of the Youngest and the Eldest

Fighter Disciple Dares To Carry The Cross

Missionary Weekly Reflection Twenty Third Sunday of Ordinary Time, 08 September 2019 Wis. 9:13-18; Ps. 90:3-4,5- 6,12-13,14,17; Phil. 9b-10,12-17; Luk. 14:25-33 Last week it was about feast, today is about journey. From sitting together with religionist, Jesus walked with the crowd (v. 25). He continued His journey to the cross. He must clarify the purpose … Continue reading Fighter Disciple Dares To Carry The Cross

Stop Displaying Self-Esteem On The World Stage!

Missionary Weekly Reflection Twenty second Sunday of Ordinary Time, 01 September 2019 National Bible Sunday Sir. 3:17-18,20,28-29; Ps. 68:4-5ac,6-7ab,10-11; Heb. 12:18-19,22-24a; Luk. 14:1,7-14 Jesus went to dine at the house of a Pharisee ruler. They thought they would find a defect to blame Him (v. 1), but it was Jesus who finally criticized their "eating … Continue reading Stop Displaying Self-Esteem On The World Stage!

Sir, Only a Few People Saved?

Missionary Weekly Reflection Twenty first Sunday of Ordinary Time, 25 August 2019 Isa. 66:18-21; Ps. 117:1,2; Heb. 12:5-7, 11-13; Luk. 13:22-30 "Sir, only a few people saved?" The anonymous questioner represents all of our questions and worries. It is said that the Jews did often discuss and ask: Are they all saved or only "the … Continue reading Sir, Only a Few People Saved?

Mary My Lord’s Mother

Missionary Weekly Reflection Twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time, 18 August 2019 Feast of The Assumption of Virgin Mary Rev. 11:19a; 12:1,3-6a,10ab; Ps. 45:10bc,11,12ab; 1 Cor. 15:20-26; Luk. 1:39-56 In the Gospel of Luke Mary did exist with full of expression: she asked, travelling, passing by relatives, singing, etc. Her thought, astonishment and joy were expressed … Continue reading Mary My Lord’s Mother

Becoming A Prepared Servant

Missionary Weekly Reflection Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, 11 August 2019 Wis. 18:6-9; Ps. 33:1, 12, 18-19, 20, 22; Heb. 11:1-2, 8-19 (Heb. 11:1-2, 8-12); Luk. 12:32-48 "Being prepared" is dominant subject in God's proclamation. Last week the greedy Rich was labeled "fool" because he was busy in building pseudo security in treasure. As a … Continue reading Becoming A Prepared Servant

Counting The Days of Having Wisdom

Missionary Weekly Reflection Eighteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, 4 August 2019 Ec. 1:2; 2:21-23; Ps. 90:3-4,5-6,12-13,14,17; Col. 3:1-5.9-11; Luk. 12:13-21 Reading Ecclesiastes, we can find a lot of words of "vanity". It is even told, "All is vanity" (Ec. 1:2). Is it true that all humans do are vanity? If yes, then why do people … Continue reading Counting The Days of Having Wisdom