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Baptism of Jesus: The Grace of God has Appeared

The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord ends the Christmas Season with yet another theophany, or manifestation of the presence of God in our history.   God with us – Emmanuel  – is celebrated in the nativity scene, when under the … Continue reading

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Awaiting God-with-us

[Homily: Ateneo de Davao University Pre-Christmas Advent Mass, Martinez Hall, Dec.18, 2015]   We come together today in celebration, even though we know there are concerns in our lives which argue against celebration: the horrible war in Syria and Iraq, … Continue reading

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Emmanuel: God is with Us

(Homily: Mass at Advent Gathering of the ADDU Community) We should consider ourselves blessed to be able to come together this afternoon. In many other communities not far from here, violent winds and raging waters have not only swept homes … Continue reading

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We With God in Love

A Christmas Homily at Midnight Mass, 2010 Ateneo de Naga University Church of Christ the King There is a very, very funny video of Fr. Art Borja on YouTube which some of you may have seen. It is a total … Continue reading

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Let Him Be Born Within

A Pre-Christmas Homily: It is a happy thing that at this 9:00 a.m. Mass on the Third Sunday of Advent we have here not only our regular Sunday Mass Community, but most of the Administration, Faculty and Staff of the … Continue reading

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