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When we exalt our human effort to the point of self-righteousness, it becomes weakness

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THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF FAITHMeditation for Saturday the 28th Week in Ordinary Time, Year B(Rm 4:13, 16-18; Lk 12:8-12)We are justified by faith! St Paul draws further example from Abraham. This time he proves his point with God’s promise to Abraham and his descendants. The promise […]

Meditation And Reflection
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What is relationship between faith and trust?

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF ABRAHAM Meditation for Friday of the 28th Week in Ordinary Time, Year B (Rm 4:1-8; Lk 12:1-7) St Paul takes his discussion on justification by faith further by citing the example of Abraham. “Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to […]

Meditation And Reflection
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JUSTIFICATION COMES AS A FREE GIFT OF GRACE

JUSTIFICATION BY FAITH Meditation for Thursday of the 28th Week in Ordinary Time, Year B (Rm 3:21-30; Lk 11:47-54) Today we journey with St Paul as he teaches about justification. He says that the law and the prophets bear witness to God’s righteousness. It was […]

Meditation And Reflection
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The practice of Justice and love of God is the most important

DO NOT JUDGE OTHERS Meditation for Wednesday of the 28th Week in Ordinary Time (Rm 2:1-11; Lk 11:42-46) It is often the case that those who readily judge and condemn others are more like to do the same things they condemn. St Paul picks a […]

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“The fool says in his heart, ‘There is no God above'”

FAITH IN THE GOSPEL Meditation for Tuesday of the 28th Week in Ordinary Time (Rm 1:16-25; Lk 11:37-41) Today, St Paul begins to introduce faith in the gospel. From all the attacks and criticisms he experienced, St Paul says, “I am not ashamed of the […]

Meditation And Reflection
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Knowing Jesus Christ as Son of God and Son of David, calls us to ‘obedience of faith’

THE OBEDIENCE OF FAITH Meditation for Monday of the 28th Week in Ordinary Time (Rm 1:1-7; Lk 11:29-32) From now till first week of November, our meditations from weekday Mass readings shall base on St Paul’s letter to the Romans. Many scholars agree that St […]

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The Kingdom of Light comes as darkness to those who live in darkness

THE DAY OF THE LORD Meditation for Friday of the 27th Week in Ordinary Time (Joel 1:13-15; 2:1-2; Lk 11:15-26) The Hebrew name Joel (Yo’el) means YAWEH IS GOD. The prophet Joel saw through the evil that threatened his people at that time, the coming […]

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The measure of holiness does not lie in contrasting it with the sinfulness of others

A FATHERLY HEART Meditation for Wednesday of the 27th Week in Ordinary Time (Jonah 3:1-10; Lk 10:38-42) Surprisingly, Jonah was angry that God withdrew his punishment for Nineveh. He wanted those people to die for their sins. The desire of the righteous should be the […]

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True repentance and spiritual growth always have these two sides: denouncing our sins, and looking up to the love and mercy of God

TRUE REPENTANCE Meditation for Tuesday of the 27th Week in Ordinary Time (Jonah 3:1-10; Lk 10:38-42) “The word of the Lord came to Jonah the second time.” Jonah received his vocation anew. He had gone through the waters of the deep, washed off of his […]

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Love makes us feel God’s presence

The Presence of God Meditation for Monday of the 27th Week in Ordinary Time (Jonah 1:1-17; 2:1, 10; Lk 10:25-37) The prophet Jonah was unique character. It seems he thought that the presence of God was only among the Jews. Hence, “Jonah arose to flee […]

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