Daily Readings

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August 10, 2020

Kapistahan ni San Lorenzo, Diyakono at Martir

Ebanghelyo (Gospel) Juan 12:24-26

22 Ito'y sinabi ni Felipe kay Andres, at magkasama silang lumapit kay Jesus at ipinaalam ang kahilingan ng mga iyon. 23 Sumagot si Jesus, Dumating na ang oras upang parangalan ang Anak ng Tao. 24 Pakatandaan ninyo: hangga't hindi nahuhulog sa lupa ang butil ng trigo at...

Sacred Tradition

Sacred Tradition

August 10, Feast for Lawrence
From a sermon by Saint Augustine, bishop
He ministered the sacred blood of Christ

The Roman Church commends to us today the anniversary of the triumph of Saint Lawrence. For on this day he trod the furious pagan world underfoot and flung aside its allurements, and so...



1321 When Confirmation is celebrated separately from Baptism, its connection with Baptism is expressed, among other ways, by the renewal of baptismal promises. The celebration of Confirmation during the Eucharist helps underline the unity of the sacraments of Christian initiation.

Metro Manila Shrines

Image of Our Lady of Consolation

Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation

Despite the cultural mix of modern and old elements in the famous Walled City of Intramuros, the Shrine...

Interior of the Minor Basilica of San Lorenzo Ruiz

Minor Basilica and National Shrine of San Lorenzo Ruiz

On a fine day of October 25, 1992, the parish of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary in Binondo, Manila...

Facade of the National Shrine of St. Michael and the Archangels

The National Shrine of St. Michael and the Archangels

The National Shrine of St. Michael and the Archangels holds a very rich historical background...

Luzon Shrines

Image of Our Lady of Peñafrancia

Peñafrancia Basilica Minore and National Shrine

The Bicol Region, composed of six provinces in southern Luzon, in recent times have...

Shrine of Our Lady of Sorrows

Shrine of Our Lady of Sorrows

The church of Dolores, Quezon was originally attached to the church of Tiaong and part of the bisphoric of Nueva Caceres...

Facade of La Salette Chapel

National Shrine of Our Lady of La Salette

Almost a century and a half ago, on September 19, 1846, a beautiful Lady descended from heaven.

Basilica of Our Lady of Charity

Basilica of Our Lady of Charity

It all started as a dream. Some providential confluence of circumstances, determination and persistence...

Visayas Shrines

Shrine of San Lorenzo Ruiz

Shrine of San Lorenzo Ruiz

Even before the Holy Father, John Paul II, came to the Philippines to beatify Lorenzo Ruiz, Msgr. John B. Liu, the parish priest of the Queen of Peace...

Spiritual Readings

Woman praying

Prayer Habits

Let us try to practice these acts of piety which will lead us, almost without our realizing it, to contemplative prayer...

Helping hands

Instruments of Good Works

The instruments of good works: First of all, to love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, with all thy soul, and with all thy strength. Then, to love...

Man praying

Daily Examination of Conscience

Make a short examination of conscience before going to rest at night. Two or three minutes...

“Rest for the weary”
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