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August 22, 2017

Martes, Ika-20 Linggo sa Karaniwang Panahon

Ebanghelyo (Gospel) Mateo 19:23-30

23 Sinabi ni Jesus sa kanyang mga alagad, "Tandaan ninyo: napakahirap sa isang mayaman ang makapasok sa kaharian ng langit! 24 Inuulit ko, mas madali pang makadaan sa butas ng karayom ang isang kamelyo, kaysa makapasok sa kaharian ng Diyos ang isang mayaman."...

Sacred Tradition

Sacred Tradition

August 22, Memorial for Queenship of Mary
From a homily by Saint Amadeus of Lausanne, bishop
Queen of the world and of peace

Observe how fitting it was that even before her assumption the name of Mary shone forth wondrously throughout the world. Her fame spread everywhere even before she was...



1416 Communion with the Body and Blood of Christ increases the communicant's union with the Lord, forgives his venial sins, and preserves him from grave sins. Since receiving this sacrament strengthens the bonds of charity between the communicant and Christ, it also reinforces the unity of the Church as the Mystical Body of Christ.

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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