Monthly Archives: April 2017

Why was it difficult for the disciples to recognize the risen Lord?

Today’s Word and Prayers (W.A.P) on 3rd Sunday of Easter Why was it difficult for the disciples to recognize the risen Lord? Friends, Jesus’ death scattered his disciples and shattered their hopes and dreams. They had hoped that he was … Continue reading

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Do you know that Jesus is the true bread from heaven that gives you abundant life? 

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.)  Do you know that Jesus is the true bread from heaven that gives you abundant life? Friends, the people of Israel had been waiting for the prophet whom Moses had promised: The Lord … Continue reading

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Do I recognize the Risen Lord through the gift of faith and receive new life?

Today’s Word and Prayer on Divine Mercy Sunday (W.A.P) Do I recognize the Risen Lord through the gift of faith and receive new life? Dear friends, today is the eight day after the Resurrection and for 17 years now, we … Continue reading

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Does your love waver when you encounter bitter disappointments and injury from others? 

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.)  Does your love waver when you encounter bitter disappointments and injury from others? Friends, this morning we celebrate the establishment of two sacraments, the Catholic priesthood and the Holy Eucharist. The former takes … Continue reading

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Do you pray with confidence in the words Jesus gave us to pray? 

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.) Do you pray with confidence in the words Jesus gave us to pray? Friends, the tragedy of Judas’ temptation and betrayal was his refusal to accept his master as he was. Jesus knew … Continue reading

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Are you ready to follow Jesus in his way of the cross? 

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.) Are you ready to follow Jesus in his way of the cross? Friends, Jesus’ disciples were put to the test as Jesus prepared to make the final and ultimate sacrifice of his own … Continue reading

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Do you know the love that knows no bounds?

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.)  Do you know the love that knows no bounds? Friends, as Jesus dines with his beloved friends, Mary does something which only love can do. She took the most precious thing she had … Continue reading

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Does the King of glory find a welcome entry in your home and heart? 

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.)  Does the King of glory find a welcome entry in your home and heart? Friends, on this Palm/Passion Sunday, I greet you all in the name of our Lord Jesus, who went to … Continue reading

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Do you allow fear or opposition to hold you back from doing God’s will? 

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P)  Do you allow fear or opposition to hold you back from doing God’s will? Friends, Jesus set his face like flint toward Jerusalem, knowing full well what awaited him there (Luke 9:51; Isaiah … Continue reading

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Why were the religious leaders so upset with Jesus that they wanted to kill him? 

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.)  Why were the religious leaders so upset with Jesus that they wanted to kill him? Friends, the Jews charged Our Lord Jesus Christ with blasphemy because he claimed to be the Son of … Continue reading

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