REFLECTION CAPSULE, 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – January 23, 2022: Sunday “Being courageous, with the Grace of God, to overcome all the challenges that comes on our way to be a true follower of Christ and ‘In Spite Of’ difficulties, let us sculpt our lives as a beautiful masterpiece!” (Based on Neh 8:2-6, 8-10, 1 … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE, 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C

REFLECTION CAPSULE, Saturday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – January 15, 2022: Saturday “Being open to meet and experience the Lord, in our everyday – simple and ordinary – situations of life!” (Based on 1 Sam 9:1-4, 17-19; 10:1 and Mk 2:13-17 – Saturday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time, Year II) An old lady loved … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE, Saturday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE, Friday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – January 14, 2022: Friday “Holding on – firmly and with conviction – to do what is right always, and allowing the Lord to always be the King of our hearts” (Based on 1 Sam 8:4-7, 10-22 and Mk 2:1-12 – Friday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time, … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE, Friday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE, Thursday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – January 13, 2022: Thursday “Staying close to God, the Source of our Strength, and always being charged and powerful!” (Based on 1 Sam 4:1-10 and Mk 1:40-45 – Thursday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time, Year II) “Beep, beep” came the sound of the mobile phone The … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE, Thursday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE, Tuesday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time, Year II

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – January 11, 2022: Tuesday “Having an attitude of surrender to the Divine and Loving Plan of God in all our prayers and petitions!” (Based on 1 Sam 1:9-20 and Mk 1:21-28 – Tuesday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time, Year II) A young man, scanning across some … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE, Tuesday of the 1st Week in Ordinary Time, Year II

REFLECTION CAPSULE, Thursday of the 3rd Week in Advent

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – December 16, 2021: Thursday "Fearlessly holding on to the Lord and His ways, and thus living as joyful witnesses!" (Based on Isa 54:1-10 and Lk 7:24-30 – Thursday of the 3rd Week in Advent) A preacher was invited for a Missions Preaching, in a particular kingdom. >> The … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE, Thursday of the 3rd Week in Advent

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 3rd Week in Advent

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – December 13, 2021: Monday “Rooting out all pessimistic mind-sets, and focussing instead on growth in holiness and humility!” (Based on Num 24:2-7, 15-17 and Mt 21:23-27 – Monday of the 3rd Week in Advent) Once, a preacher was speaking the Word of God to a great crowd. As … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 3rd Week in Advent

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 1st Week in Advent

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 29, 2021: Monday “Glorifying God - with deep Faith and Trust – wherever we live, work and move about!” (Based on Isa 2:1 and Mt 8:5-11 – Monday of the 1st Week in Advent) A young man – new in town – was visiting a nearby church. … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 1st Week in Advent

REFLECTION CAPSULE | 1st Sunday of Advent, Year C

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 28, 2021: Sunday “Remaining ever focused and concentrated on God’s Ways and on His Kingdom, and always ‘atch the Road!’” (Based on Jer 33:14-16, 1 Thess 3:12-4:2 and Lk 21:25-28, 34-36 – 1st Sunday of Advent, Year C) In a particular place, a bus driver had reached … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | 1st Sunday of Advent, Year C

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Tuesday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 23, 2021: Tuesday “Allowing Jesus, the King of kings and the Lord of lords to adorn the Temple of our lives!” (Based on Dan 2:31-45 and Lk 21:5-11 – Tuesday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time) "God himself cannot sink this ship!">> "The captain can, by … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Tuesday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Saturday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 20, 2021: Saturday “Growing in our faith in the Resurrection and living in holiness and sanctity in a way to boldly proclaim this belief to all!” (Based on 1 Macc 6:1-13 and Lk 20:27-40 – Saturday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time) There is a story … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Saturday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 15, 2021: Monday “Seeking the Lord of Light in our moments of darkness and blindness!” (Based on 1 Macc 1:10-15, 41-43, 54-57, 62-64 and Lk 18:35-43 – Monday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time) Every person in the world faces a moment of darkness.>> Some of … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 14, 2021: Sunday “Seeking and thirsting for the One whom our souls are searching, and being constantly on ‘watch and vigilance’ preparing for the Coming of our Blessed Lord!” (Based on Dan 12:1-3, Heb 10:11-14, 18 and Mk 13:24-32 - 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time) There is … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 09, 2021: Tuesday “With the Grace of God, seeking to renew our love for the Lord, and growing in our duty, ‘to hold up the Church!’” (Based on the Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica) An interesting story is told by a tourist who was … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 32nd Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 08, 2021: Monday “Seeking God's Grace to live a life of forgiveness and trust!” (Based on Wis 1:1-7 and Lk 17:1-6 – Monday of the 32nd Week in Ordinary Time) There is a famous incident associated with Thomas Alva Edison, the renowned scientist. Edison and his team … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Monday of the 32nd Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 07, 2021: Sunday “Giving ourselves entirely to God and His people, by doing His Will at all times!” (Based on 1 Kings 17:10-16, Heb 9:24-28 and Mk 12:38-44 – 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B) A money-collection drive was being been conducted in a particular Church … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Friday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 05, 2021: Friday "Seeking to live our Christian Faith with greater enthusiasm and gusto!" (Based on Rom 15:14-21 and Lk 16:1-8 – Friday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time) It was a Bible study class. The group was doing a study on the Book of Prophet … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Friday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Thursday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 04, 2021: Thursday “Experiencing the saving Power and Presence of the Lord, by realizing our state of being lost, and allowing the Lord, to find us!” (Based on 14:7-12 and Lk 15:1-10 – Thursday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time) The Festival of Diwali is on, … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Thursday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Solemnity of All Saints

✝️💫 REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – November 01, 2021: Monday “Making a choice to preserve purity, even at the cost of one's life, and persevering in our faith, to live as a Saint!” (Based on the Solemnity of All Saints) The forests of northern Europe and Asia are home to a little animal called … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Solemnity of All Saints

REFLECTION CAPSULE | 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – October 31, 2021: Sunday “Living under the banner of the two fundamental commands of Christian life - Love of God and Love of neighbour!” (Based on Deut 6:2-6, Heb 7:23-28 and Mk 12:28-34 – 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B) "Papa, do you love Jesus?" asked a … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

REFLECTION CAPSULE | Friday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – October 29, 2021: Friday“Receiving the touch of the Lord, in order to be safe from being drowned, in the troubled waters of life!” (Based on Rom 9:1-5 and Lk 14:1-6 – Friday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time) For our reflection today, we shall make a verse … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | Friday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE, Wednesday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – October 27, 2021: Wednesday“Responding to the invitation of the Lord to experience life with Him, in eternity, saying: ‘Plus Ultra – More Beyond’” (Based on Rom 8:26-30 and Lk 13:22-30 – Wednesday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time) It is said that Hercules, the Greek mythological figure … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE, Wednesday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time

REFLECTION CAPSULE | 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

✝️ REFLECTION CAPSULE FOR THE DAY – October 24, 2021: Sunday “’In Spite Of’ the many challenges and difficulties, let us sculpt our lives - with the Grace of God - as a beautiful masterpiece!” (Based on Jer 31:7-9, Heb 5:1-6 and Mk 10:46-52 – 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B) An incident is … Continue reading REFLECTION CAPSULE | 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

നോട്ടങ്ങളുടെ ദൈവം…

മൂന്നു വർഷത്തെ പരസ്യ ജീവിതത്തിനും മുപ്പതുവർഷത്തെ രഹസ്യാത്മക ജീവിതത്തിനുമിടയിൽ, തന്റെ വാക്കു കൊണ്ടും,വചനം കൊണ്ടും, പ്രവർത്തികൊണ്ടുമൊക്കെ അവൻ മനുഷ്യഹൃദയങ്ങളെ കീഴടക്കിയിട്ടുണ്ട്, ജനഹൃദയങ്ങളിൽ ഇടം പിടിച്ചിട്ടുമുണ്ട്. എന്നാൽ വാക്കുകൾക്കും പ്രവർത്തികൾക്കുമപ്പുറം, അവന്റെ നോട്ടങ്ങൾക്ക് പ്രസക്തിയുണ്ട്. പറഞ്ഞു വരുന്നത് ക്രിസ്തുവിനെക്കുറിച്ച് തന്നെ. അവൻ പ്രവർത്തികളുടെ മാത്രം ദൈവമല്ല മറിച്ച് നോട്ടങ്ങളുടെയും ദൈവമാണ്.He is the God of looks. അവന്റെ വാക്കും, അത്ഭുതങ്ങളും ഒക്കെ കൊട്ടിഘോഷിക്കപ്പെടുന്നതിനിടയിൽ എവിടെയോ അവന്റെ നോട്ടങ്ങൾ വിസ്മരിക്കപ്പെട്ടിരിക്കാം. നമ്മളെ സംബന്ധിച്ചിടത്തോളം,'നോട്ടം ആവശ്യങ്ങളുടേതാണ്. അത് മനുഷ്യനായാലും വസ്തുവായാലും, … Continue reading നോട്ടങ്ങളുടെ ദൈവം…