Daily Readings

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Ang Mabuting Balita

May 23, 2019

Huwebes, Ika-5 Linggo ng Pasko ng Pagkabuhay

Ebanghelyo (Gospel) Juan 15:9-11

9 Kung paanong inibig ako ng Ama, gayundin naman, iniibig ko kayo; manatili kayo sa aking pag-ibig. 10 Kung tinutupad ninyo ang aking mga utos, mananatili kayo sa aking pag-ibig; tulad ko, tinutupad ko ang mga utos ng aking Ama at ako'y nananatili sa kanyang pag-ibig....

Sacred Tradition

Sacred Tradition

May 23, 2019

Thursday, 5th Week of Easter
From a treatise by Saint Gaudentius of Brescia, bishop
The eucharist is the Lordís passover

One man has died for all, and now in every church in the mystery of bread and wine he heals those for whom he is offered in sacrifice, giving life to those who believe and holiness to those...



867 The Church is holy: the Most Holy God is her author; Christ, her bridegroom, gave himself up to make her holy; the Spirit of holiness gives her life. Since she still includes sinners, she is "the sinless one made up of sinners." Her holiness shines in the saints; in Mary she is already all-holy.

Metro Manila Shrines

Facade of the National Shrine of Mary Help of Christians

The National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians

Devotion to Mary, Help of Christians saw its birth in the Philippines with the coming of...

Image of Our Lady of the Abandoned

Archdiocesan Shrine of Our Lady of the Abandoned

Muntinlupa according to a Spanish document dated 1818 but published in Spain in 1850...

Luzon Shrines

Facade of the Antipolo Church

National Shrine of Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage

Every nation has a shrine of its own. The Philippines, being a significantly Catholic nation...

National Shrine of La Virgen Divina Pastora

National Shrine of La Virgen Divina Pastora

The 400th anniversary celebration of the parish on August 28, 1996, graced no less than...

Visayas Shrines

Image of St. Rita

Shrine of St. Rita of Cascia

Sibalom was founded as a parish in 1732 by the forty-eighth mission of the Augustinian Order, Province of the Santisimo Nombre...

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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