Regarding Jesus

How did his own people regard Jesus ? This is a question which has intrigued many. In today’s reading we are presented with an example of such a regard. Jesus challenges the rather narrow view that his townspeople of Nazareth had of God. By showing them about a couple of passages in the Scriptures where God … More Regarding Jesus

Mercy

“…we had to celebrate and rejoice, because this brother of yours was dead and has come to life; he was lost and has been found.” In today’s reading from the Gospel according to St Luke, we are reminded that Mercy and Forgiveness are at the very heart of our relationship with the Father. The parabble … More Mercy

True Riches

” They shall be like a tree planted by water, sending out its roots by the stream. It shall not fear when heat comes, and its leaves shall stay green; in the year of drought it is not anxious, and it does not cease to bear fruit.” In today’s first reading, Prophet Jeremiah speaks of … More True Riches

Forgiveness

Revenge is a word which we tend to use often, in personal matters such as broken relationships even globally when it comes to war. During such times, we are tempted to continue the conflict and pursue the chain of hate, which lies between one another. Great as the temptation may be, we all know that … More Forgiveness

Seeking Help

Help, is a word we often use at times of distress and loneliness, when we have nowhere to look, no one to listen. At times one enters into a state of despiration, when alone, we feel afraid and unsure. In today’s reading, Esther, is in such a state, despirate and distressed she turns to God. … More Seeking Help