PERSECUTION

Wednesday, 34th Week in Ordinary Time                  “They will seize and persecute you… because of my name.”             Jesus, in today’s gospel, talks about persecution entailed in following him. His followers are going to be mistreated and persecuted. But this must be an opportunity to bear witness to the Lord’s teaching.             Persecution for us … Continue reading PERSECUTION

JESUS AND HIS KIND OF KINGDOM

Christ the King                Once a year we celebrate the Solemnity of Christ the King. Today’s liturgy is proclaiming and reaffirming his universal kingship. However, the whole notion of Christ’s kingship is rather confusing. Did that person, Jesus, want to be a king? Remember that when the devil wanted to make him a king, Jesus … Continue reading JESUS AND HIS KIND OF KINGDOM