Browsing the September 2015 archive of Blog

From Pope Francis’s Desk 09/27/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 9/25/15

Jesus looked at Mathew. How strong was the love in that look of Jesus, which moved Matthew to do what he did! What power must have been in his eyes to make Matthew get up from his table! We know that Matthew was a publican: he collected taxes from ... Read More »

Del Escritorio del Papa Francisco 09/27/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 9/25/15

Qué fuerza de amor tuvo la mirada de Jesús para movilizar a Mateo como lo hizo; qué fuerza han de haber tenido esos ojos para levantarlo. Sabemos que Mateo era un publicano, es decir, recaudaba impuestos de los judíos para dárselos a los romanos. Los publicanos eran mal vistos, ... Read More »

Del Escritorio del Párroco 09/20/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 9/25/15

Mis queridos hermanos y hermanas en Cristo,

Creciendo escuche la frase “servir a Dios es reinar” muchas veces. ¿Cómo podemos servir a Dios? Servimos a Dios sirviendo a los demás. Sólo el que sirve a los otros puede decir que reina. El servicio nos realiza como personas y entonces ... Read More »

From the Pastor’s Desk 09/20/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 9/25/15

My dear brothers and sisters in Christ,

Growing up, I often heard the phrase “serving God is to reign”. How do we serve God? We serve God by serving others. Only those willing to serve can aspire to the Kingdom. Serving others make us humans and only then can ... Read More »

Del Escritorio del Párroco 08/30/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 9/02/15

Mis queridos hermanos y hermanas en Cristo,

Retomamos este domingo la lectura del Evangelio de Marcos después de escuchar de Jesús el discurso del Pan de Vida. A pesar de que el Evangelio de Marcos está dirigido a la comunidad cristiana de Roma, el capítulo 7 es una catequesis ... Read More »

From the Pastor’s Desk 08/30/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 9/02/15

My dear brothers and sisters in Christ,

We return this week to the Gospel of Mark after reading for five weeks Jesus’ discourse on the Bread of Life. While the Gospel of Mark is aimed to the Christian community of Rome, Chapter seven is a catechesis on the Jewish ... Read More »