Mission: Responding To Call As A Grace

Day 227th Saturday in ordinary time, 2 Oktober 2022Feast: The Guardian AngelsReading: Hab. 1:2-3;2:2-4; 2Tim. 1:6-8, 13-14Gospel: Luk. 17:5-10 “So should it be with you. When you have done all you have been commanded, say, ‘We are unprofitable servants; we have done what we were obliged to do.’” (Luk. 17:10) Jesus reminded His apostles to … Lanjutkan membaca Mission: Responding To Call As A Grace

Let the Door & The Heart Open, During Our Lifetime

Weekly Missionary Reflection26th Sunday in ordinary time, 25 September 2022Prov. 6:1a,4-7; Ps. 146:7,8-9a,9bc-10; 1Tim. 6:11-16; Luk. 16:19-31 Another famous story from Luke. A rich and a poor man, living in the present and future life. The contrast between them is sharply illustrated. The rich man was dressed in purple garments and fine linen while the … Lanjutkan membaca Let the Door & The Heart Open, During Our Lifetime

Wealth For  Promoting Human Dignity

Weekly Missionary Reflection25th Sunday in ordinary time, 18 September 2022Prov. 8:4-7; Ps. 113:1-2,4-6,7-8; 1Tim. 2:1-8; Luk. 16:1-13 (long) or Luk. 16:10-13 (short) This is a difficult parable. How can a dishonest steward be praised and become an example? The Lord’s stories contain a lot of surprises, such as: using a Samaritan as an example, not … Lanjutkan membaca Wealth For  Promoting Human Dignity

How The Lord Value Each of Us

Weekly Missionary Reflection24th Sunday in ordinary time, 11 September 2022Exo. 32:7-11,13-14; Ps. 51:3-4,12-13,17,19; 1Tim. 1:12-17; Luk. 15:1-32 (long) or Luk. 15:1-10 (short) A story about the “lost” three: sheep, coin, and son. There is a search from the owner. Joy happens when they are found. Jesus wants to defend and emphasize His mission: “The Son … Lanjutkan membaca How The Lord Value Each of Us

Stop Fighting for Position And Self-Esteem!

Weekly Missionary Reflection22nd Sunday in Ordinary time, 28 August 2022Sir. 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 home of one of the leading Pharisees. They thought they would be able to get His mistake to blame (v. 1), but it was Jesus who criticized their praxis of "eating together". … Lanjutkan membaca Stop Fighting for Position And Self-Esteem!

Lord, Will Only a Few People be Saved?

Weekly Missionary Reflection21st Sunday in Ordinary Time, 21 August 2022Isa. 66:18-21; Ps. 117:1,2,; Heb. 12:5-7,11-13; Luk. 13:22-30 “Lord, will only a few people be saved?” The anonymous asker represents all of our questions and concerns. The Jews often had discussions and asked the same question: will they all be saved, or only “a few”? Till … Lanjutkan membaca Lord, Will Only a Few People be Saved?

De Maria, Numquam Satis

Weekly Missionary ReflectionSunday, 14 August 2022The Assumption Of The Blessed Virgin MaryRev. 11:19a; 12:1-6a,10ab; Ps. 45:10bc,11,12ab; 1Cor. 15:20-26; Luk. 1:39-56 Let’s take a moment to listen to the Canticle of Mary. Luke is a gospel of joy: presenting Jesus as the source of joy to the world. When conceived by His mother, Jesus brought joy. … Lanjutkan membaca De Maria, Numquam Satis

Don’t Be Lulled By The Worldly Pleasure!

Weekly Missionary Reflection19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, 07 August 2022Wis. 18:6-9; Ps. 33:1,12,18-19,20,22; Heb. 11:1-2,8-19 (long) atau Heb. 11:1-2,8-12 (short); Luk. 12:32-48 (long) atau Luk. 12:32-40 (short) “Be prepared” is the dominant subject in the preaching of Jesus. Last week the greedy rich man was labeled “fool” as he was busy building pseudo security for … Lanjutkan membaca Don’t Be Lulled By The Worldly Pleasure!

Be Careful, This Life Does Not Belong To Us!

Weekly Missionary Reflection18th Sunday in Ordinary Time, 31 July 2022Eccl. 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 Life must be organized and programmed. Future must be planned, and income should be spent with calculation. Saving should be prepared. Investment and insurance are the assurance for future, health, and life. Business related to health and … Lanjutkan membaca Be Careful, This Life Does Not Belong To Us!

Withdraw Ourselves And Pray!

Weekly Missionary Reflection17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, 24 July 2022Gen. 18:20-32; Ps. 138:1-2a,2bc-3,6-7ab,7c-8; Col. 2:12-14; Luk. 11:1-13 Luke's version of “Our Father” prayer teaches us a lot of things. First, Jesus' teaching on praying was given when He Himself was praying. Indeed, Luke always related prayer to key moments of Jesus’s life: He prayed during … Lanjutkan membaca Withdraw Ourselves And Pray!