Tag Archive | Apostles

The Holy Spirit: The precious gift of God to the world

Homily for 6th Sunday of Easter 2013 year C Last Sunday I baptised two beautiful little babies. After the baptism I left the families at the sanctuary as they took some photos. I was heading to the sacristy when this little 2-year old kid came running after me. At first I didn’t mind him. But […]

Reflection for 6th Sunday of Easter 2011

Every time I heard a story of a person who was  put to prison for a crime, but then, have been proven to be  innocent, I feel sad. I wonder why does it take 20 or 30 years for the truth of the crime to come out. I wonder why does this happen, when a […]

REFLECTION for 5th Sunday of Easter 2011

JESUS the BEST of all best friends All of us have at some stage in our lives found a friend who has become our best friend. We hang out together. We do things together. We enjoy each other’s company. We criticise each other. We correct each other. We just love more or less the same […]

Homily for Second Sunday of Easter 2011

When the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton was announced few months ago, I heard people talking about it. I read in the news that it’s  going to be a fairy tale wedding. I was a bit cynical of that speculation. I thought,there could not be a fairy tale wedding because it’s going to […]

Did Jesus really rise from the dead?

Did Jesus really rise from the dead? To answer this question it is necessary to be sure in the first place whether he was really dead, and in the second place whether he was genuinely and uniquely alive again afterwards. Accounts of people being raised from the dead are found elsewhere in the Bible, including […]