“The Clergy and Consecrated Persons” is this year’s CBCP theme for the Catholic Church in the Philippines. It is a
It would seem more appropriate to say the fear of death than the death of fear. But today, fear is
Rene always looked forward to winter nights. These were sacred moments when he could silently warm himself before a fireplace
“What’s the trigger for your gout, Father?” “My gout? Why do you want to know, Pete?” “‘Coz maybe I could
“Father, what’s the difference between Jesus in Calvary and a painting of Jesus in Calvary?” Chuck snappily asked before the
“Father? Are you a righty, lefty or fronty?” Sam asked. “Fronty?” That was the first time I heard the word.
“Father, have you heard about the devil’s rosary?” Paul asked. “No, what’s that?” “Rosaries ‘consecrated’ by the devil are being
“Dad, what was the first Christmas like?” The boy asked his father who was repairing a broken wooden toy horse.
“Father, I been praying like you suggested,” the engineering student explained. “So how is it going?” Father Julian asked. “I
The children inside the chapel were filled with wide-eyed curiosity. This was the first time, perhaps, a priest would tell