April 10, 2021

John 20:19-31 2nd Sunday of Easter Octave of Easter Divine Mercy Sunday

2nd Sunday of Easter – Divine Mercy Acts 4:32-35 1 John 5:1-6 John 20:19-31 Today is also Divine Mercy Sunday. Jesus has reminded us through St. […]
April 3, 2021

John 20:1-9 Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday Acts 10:34, 37-43 Colossians 3:1-4 John 20:1-9 A. Text/Context • So early in the morning, Mary Magdalene was already there in the sepulcher to […]
March 27, 2021

Mark 15:1-39 Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion. Hosanna to the Son of David, the King of Israel. Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord. Hosanna in the highest.

Passion Sunday (Palm Sunday) Isaiah 50:4-7 Philippians 2:6-11 Mark 15:1-39 A. Text/Context • We have just heard a very long gospel about the passion or suffering […]
March 20, 2021

John 12:20-33 5th Sunday of Lent

5th Sunday of Lent Jeremiah 31:31-34 Hebrews 5:7-9 John 12:20-33 A. Text/Context • During the time of Jesus, the Jews were already very popular when it […]
March 13, 2021

John 3:14-21 4th Sunday of Lent. Today is Laetare Sunday or the Sunday of Rejoicing

Today is Laetare Sunday or the Sunday of Rejoicing which is quite inconsistent with the whole penitential season of Lent where there is fasting, abstinence, remorse […]
March 6, 2021

John 2:13-25 Destroy this temple and in three days I will raise it up.

3rd Sunday of Lent Exodus 20:1-17 1 Corinthians 1:22-25 John 2:13-25 A. Text/Context • So we hear from the gospel a very angry Jesus driving out […]
February 27, 2021

Mark 9:2-10 – 2nd Sunday of Lent

2nd Sunday of Lent Genesis 22:1-2, 9:10-13, 15-18 Romans 8:31-34 Mark 9:2-10 A. Text/Context • The gospel today describes us of the transfiguration of Jesus when […]
February 20, 2021

Mark 1:12-15 1st Sunday of Lent – National Migrant’s Sunday

1st Sunday of Lent Genesis 9:8-15 1 Peter 3:18-22 Mark 1:12-15 A. Text/Context • In the 1st part of the gospel Mark has narrated that the […]
February 13, 2021

Mark 1:40-45 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time Leviticus 13:1-2, 44-46 1 Corinthians 10:31-11:1 Mark 1:40-45 A. Text/Context • We have just heard yet another miracle that Jesus performed […]