It is a question that have lingered in mind for quite some time now, why we don’t often receive what we pray for? Reading the incident of the woman healed of haemorrhage, the only one quality that found in her was that she believed. She believed that Jesus would be able to heal her. She…… Continue reading Pray with Faith
It is a belief that even the most difficult moments of my life is known to God and He has arranged it for my goodness.
Faith is like an ‘Open Wifi’ and the speciality is it is available always and everywhere. However, as the devices need to be connected to the wifi to access, we too need to connect to the faith to access it. The question is are you connected?
How can I express my faith? What extent can I go in the expression of my faith? I was in a village in Mysore during the Ganesh Chaturathi, I was really shocked by the amount of noise that was made during the feast. Every corner of the village had a statute of Ganesha and everyone…… Continue reading Expression of Faith
The giant in front of you is never bigger than the God who lives IN YOU….
Faith is not a thing of the past, like an artifact in a museum. Rather, it is kept alive through continuous encounters with Christ, said Pope Francis. Pope Francis said. He addressed the danger of reducing faith to something that belongs in the past, as if it “were a beautiful illuminated book to be kept…… Continue reading Faith is not a Thing of the Past
(1) Once, all villagers decided to pray for rain, on the day of prayer all the people gathered but only one boy came with an umbrella. That’s FAITH (2) When you throw a baby in the air she laughs because she knows you will catch her. That’s TRUST (3) Every night we go to bed,…… Continue reading 6 Little Stories to Change Life
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood …” Robert Frost image courtesy: http://www.cruxnow.com/
While everyone’s faith may waver from time to time, not everyone is the Archbishop of Canterbury. But Justin Welby recently admitted sometimes doubting God. I found this post very interesting and as an honest confession on human life. We are limited and that is what we are, by becoming religious one does not lose one’s his human…… Continue reading EVEN THE ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY SOMETIMES DOUBTS GOD
Looking into the history there are different views about the origin and the growth of this devotion. According to tradition, the concept of the rosary was given to Saint Dominic in an apparition by the Virgin Mary in the year 1214 in the church of Prouille. This Marian apparition received the title of Our Lady of…… Continue reading Holy Rosary: What and Why?
This incident was reported during the visit of Pope Francis to Albania. Can persecution and troubles challenge the faith of the believer? Listen to Sr. Marije Kaleta about her faithfulness and daring courage. A Catholic teacher, sister Marije Kaleta of the Stigmatine apostolate, now aged 85, said she had baptized numerous children privately – “everyone…… Continue reading An inspiring witness of Faith
Mt. 14: 22-33 He (Jesus) said, “Come”. To the horrified disciples Jesus says do not worry it is me. Hearing that Peter says then Lord let me come to you. The master says, “come”. Trusting in the Lord he walks courageously on the troubled see for he sees only the master and hears only his…… Continue reading Deep Faith
Mt. 17: 14-20 The well of providence is deep but we often approach it with a small bucket. People flock when they hear of some special grace and blessings. There are even people who are ready to buy god’s blessings with money. One age old incident goes like this; once up on a time in…… Continue reading The well of providence is deep
What do you value as greatest in your life? The attachment to the possessions can take us away from people and God, making us selfish. The life lived for the self-glory and fame is not worth, the life is made good only by the good that we can achieve during the life time.
1 Jn 4: 7-16 Let us love another; for love is of God, and he who love is born of God and knows God. Can you love one another as brothers even when other hurts you. It is in loving another we see God and not through the great sacrifices that you make.