What is wrong with our Youth?

In the light of the sad news related suicide, I want to speak out about it.  Last month, four of our own youth took their lives in just two weeks in the city of Rancho Cucamonga. http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-rancho-cucamonga-suicides-20180823-story.html As a priest, I am in pain because this is happening in our neighborhood.  As a shepherd, I have … Continue reading What is wrong with our Youth?

An Inspiration from the Lord: Exercising my Soul while on Vacation

Going for a long vacation to recover after a loss of my dad was a great gift from God. My project for summer vacation was doing nothing and watch most of the games of the World Cup Russia 2018.  Certainly, that project did not come to fruition.  The Lord had other plans for me.  I … Continue reading An Inspiration from the Lord: Exercising my Soul while on Vacation

A Hard Gospel Vs A Soft Gospel

One of the things that priests have to deal with is criticism.  This criticism could be well-intentioned (constructive) or without any purpose (destructive).  Some people like to talk behind the back of others and are not able to bring to a conversation something that is distressing.  As a priest, I received any kind of criticism with love and understanding, even if I … Continue reading A Hard Gospel Vs A Soft Gospel

About Easter Sunday, the Purgatory and other Current Events

Easter Sunday is all about the Resurrection of the Lord.  We are rejoicing and full of gladness because, by the Passion, Death, and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesuschrist, we are saved.  The Resurrection of Christ is a turning point in the history of salvation.  We are immersed in this joyous time of the year.  This … Continue reading About Easter Sunday, the Purgatory and other Current Events