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Storms of life

Storms of life

  BY FR. BEL R. SAN LUIS, SVD   *     THE gospel story for this 19th Sunday relates about our Lord walking on water. Somebody joked that he did this because he could not afford the exorbitant fare charged by the profiteering boat owners! * * * When Jesus was walking on the Sea […]

Compassion: God’s timely message

  BY FR. BEL R. SAN LUIS, SVD   *   THERE’s an amusing story about two parish priests discussing about how they share the Sunday collection with their assistant priests. “That’s easy,” the younger priest said. “I simply draw a big circle on the floor. I toss the money up in the air and […]

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Coping with COVID-19

FR. BEL R. SAN LUIS, SVD * NANDING B. was making good as a high-ranking executive of a giant beverage company in Makati. After many years of service, his friends and office mates were astounded when he quit his high-paying job to work fulltime in the charismatic renewal apostolate he was serving. * * * […]

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Are you a wheat or weed?

BY BEL R. SAN LUIS, SVD   *   NOT too long ago, a carjack incident happened when a lady tried to stop the carjackers by blocking the way of her brand new car from being stolen. But the carjackers were determined. They did not only shot her but even bumped her as they fled […]

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The fertile soil

  BY FR. BEL R. SAN LUIS, SVD   *   A PROFESSOR in a college English class said to his students, “If you will just take a new word and use it 100 times, it will be yours forever.” Whereupon, a young woman in the class looked dreamily out of the window and sighed, […]

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Feeling weary and troubled?

  BY FR. BEL R. SAN LUIS, SVD   *   A DISTRAUGHT man approaches a priest-friend and asks: “Please bless me, Father, because my son is a drug addict, my daughter an unwed mother, and my wife a gambler. The priest already tired of listening, says: Brother, isn’t there anything positive in your life? […]

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