Tag Archives: Light

Light that Overcomes Darkness

[Homily: Christmas Midnight Mass, ADDU Assumption Chapel, 2016] The Prayer of this Mass, I believe, expresses our special joy and sentiment at this Christmas Midnight Mass, “Father you make this Holy Night radiant with the splendor of Christ our light. … Continue reading

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Woe to You, Chorazin and Bethsaida

[Homily. July 16, 2014.] When Jesus had left Nazareth but continued to live in Galilee, he lived in Capernaum on the Sea of Galilee. Not far away were two other cities, Chorazin to the north and Bethsaida to the south … Continue reading

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The Dawn from on High

[Homily: Simbang Gabi, ADDU GS Chapel, Matina.  Dec. 24, 2013.  5:30 a.m.] On the final day of Simbang Gabi – there is always a special joy.  For those who have come to all of the Simbang Gabi Masses, the joy … Continue reading

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O Holy Night of Light!

(Christmas Midnight Mass (Is. 9:1-6; Ti. 2:11-14; Lk. 2:1-14]) When my sisters and I were much, much younger, and Christmas time would near, one of the songs we would love to sing, especially as we’d ride to and from school, … Continue reading

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