REFLECTIONS

Holy Week: A time for reflection and mission strengthening

Holy Week: A time for reflection and mission strengthening

Easter is one of the most important festivities for Christianity, as it brings us to the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. This is a moment that invites us to reflect on the victory of life over death, the victory of love over hatred. And also about our...

Lenten season

Lenten season

Repent and believe in the Gospel As every good Christian, I have to keep asking myself where do I come from, what is my identity and what is the basis of my belief in Jesus Christ as my Savior. As I enter our chapel and see the cross in front of the altar, my eyes...

Saint Francis Of Assisi

Saint Francis Of Assisi

  On October 4th is the date of honoring Saint Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of “animals and nature, also known for being the saint of the poor”.  Who is St. Francis of Assisi Saint Francis of Assisi was born in Assisi, Italy, in 1182. He was the son of...

A Peaceful World: Reality Or A Simple Utopia

A Peaceful World: Reality Or A Simple Utopia

“Christian Attitudes toward War, Peace, and Revolution” It is a lifetime process to build up peace in the world. The family is at war, the societies also. The human being is losing the common points as race and each day enhancing the range of differences. “So God...

Saint Gregory The Great, Pope And Doctor Of The Church

Saint Gregory The Great, Pope And Doctor Of The Church

Servus servorum Dei ( The servant of the servant of God) Saint Gregory the Great was born in Rome, in the year 540. He became mayor of his city; he was detached from his own interests and had a constant renunciation of himself. St. Gregory even sold everything he had...

Saint Augustine and the Pelagian controversy.

Saint Augustine and the Pelagian controversy.

Original Name. His name was Aurélio Agostinho. He was born in Tagaste, a city in North Africa dominated by the Romans, in the region where Algeria is today, on November 13, 354. Firstborn son, his father, named Patrício, was a pagan and a small landowner. On the...