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Del Escritorio del Párroco 10/04/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 10/02/15

Mis queridos hermanos y hermanas en Cristo,

 La primera lectura de esta dominica contiene verdades profundas sobre la naturaleza humana: (1) El hombre y la mujer son la corona de la creación de Dios. (2) El creador nos dio la obligación de cuidar lo creado. (3) Somos seres limitados, ... Read More »

From the Pastor’s Desk 10/04/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 10/02/15

My dear brothers and sisters in Christ,

The first reading for this 27th Sunday of Ordinary time contains deep truths about human nature: (1) Man and Woman are the crown of God’s creation. (2) The creator gave us the obligation to care for creation. (3) We are limited beings ... Read More »

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 »

Del Escritorio del Párroco 08/16/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 8/17/15

Mis queridos hermanos y hermanas en Cristo,

Las lecturas de este fin de semana, 16 de agosto 2015 infieren una conexión profunda de la sabiduría con la persona de Jesús. Para el escritor sagrado del Libro de los Proverbios la Sabiduría son relaciones personales correctas, no son simple metáforas ... Read More »

From the Pastor’s Desk 08/16/2015

Posted by Jhonathan Umanzor on 8/17/15

My dear brothers and sisters,

The readings for this weekend, Aug 16, 2015 makes a deep connection between wisdom and the person of Jesus. For the writer of the Book of Proverbs, Wisdom is about forming right relationships. It is not a metaphor but a reality, wisdom is about ... Read More »