14TH SUNDAY ORDINARY: MT 11: 25- 30

Today, in our country, we are celebrating Independence Day: the birthday of our country. We are celebrating the freedom of life, the freedom of liberty, and the freedom of the pursuit of happiness. One of our Founding Fathers said, “The freedom we celebrate in this nation is a gift, but

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PENTECOST SUNDAY: JOHN 20: 19-23

We can come out from our own “upper rooms” and “locked doors of our hearts” of fear, confusion, selfishness, and pride. We all have sat in this “upper room,” when we felt that our relationships were breaking or loved ones were lost. Life is filled with “upper room” moments. The

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5TH SUNDAY OF EASTER: JOHN 14: 1-12

One thing is sure, Jesus understands all our fears and worries that we all are experiencing at present. Jesus understands us not only because He is divine and understands all things, but also because Jesus is a human and He too experienced suffering, pain, loneliness and death on the cross.

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3RD SUNDAY OF EASTER: LUKE 24: 13-35

The message of Emmaus is that Jesus is walking with us on our journey especially in the midst of our fears, doubts, and grief. Even as we face the loss of our hopes our unknown future due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Jesus is walking with us and -- with patience

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2nd Sunday of Easter: Divine Mercy Sunday.

During these very challenging and unsettling times, it is very important to keep our emotions and thoughts peaceful and calm and not allow unnecessary fears, anxieties, and panic to take a stronghold. Like disciples, we the global nations living the “Behind the locked room, behind the quarantine,” and experiencing the

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