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True love is 3-way

June 3, 2012


What is love? God is love (1 Jn 4: 8). And who is God? God is the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit — a Trinity that shows love is neither one-way nor two-way, but always three-way. We celebrate this dogma of the Triune God today, Trinity Sunday, as the central mystery of […]

Faith that’s not ‘user-friendly’

December 3, 2010


“Pagkabighani” (A prayer of St. Francis Xavier, the Jesuit co-founder and missionary whose feast we celebrate today, as translated by Fr. Albert Alejo, SJ) Hindi sa langit Mong pangako sa akin Ako naaakit na Kita’y mahalin, At hindi sa apoy–kahit anong lagim– Ako mapipilit nginig Kang sambahin. Naaakit ako na Ika’y mamalas Nakapako sa krus, hinahamak-hamak. […]