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President mobilizes PNP for drive on rice cartels

PRESIDENT Duterte warned rice hoarders and cartels in his State-of-the-Nation Address (SoNA) last July 23, with these words: “I now ask all the rice hoarders, cartels, and their protectors. You know I know who you are. Stop messing with the people…. Consider yourselves warned. Mend your ways or the full force of the state will […]

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The parable of the dragnet

Gospel Reading: Mt 13:47-53 Jesus said to the disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a net thrown into the sea, which collects fish of every kind. When it is full they haul it ashore and sit down to put what is good into buckets. What is bad they throw away. Thus it will be […]

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Parables of the Kingdom

Gospel Reading: Mt 13:44-46 Jesus said to his disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. Again, the Kingdom of heaven is like a merchant searching for fine […]

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The explanation of the  parable of the weeds

Gospel Reading: Mt 13:36-43 Jesus dismissed the crowds and went into the house. His disciples approached him and said, “Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field.” He said in reply, “He who sows good seed is the Son of Man, the field is the world, the good seed the children of […]

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Multiplication of the loaves

Gospel Reading: Jn 6:1-15 Jesus went across the Sea of Galilee. A large crowd followed him, because they saw the signs he was performing on the sick. Jesus went up on the mountain, and there he sat down with his disciples. The Jewish feast of Passover was near. When Jesus raised his eyes and saw […]

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The weeds among the wheat

Gospel reading: Mt 13:24-30 Jesus proposed a parable to the crowds. “The Kingdom of heaven may be likened to a man who sowed good seed in his field. While everyone was asleep his enemy came and sowed weeds all through the wheat, and then went off. When the crop grew and bore fruit, the weeds […]

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