Jesus suffered for our transgressions

Another Passion week and Good Friday has arrived. World over, Christians have been observing fast and maintaining a life that befits this time. They have brought changes to their lifestyle and made minor/major changes depending on each person’s capability to bring life to order. On Easter everyone engages in revelry and gluttony. People eat toContinue reading “Jesus suffered for our transgressions”

This is your Mother, This is your Son

Just imagine the crucifixion of Lord Jesus. There was a huge crowd to witness it. Many high officials ands priests were there to see His crucifixion. In His three and half years of preaching the Good News, Jesus performed several miracles. He raised many from the dead, cured/healed many of their ailments. He touched andContinue reading “This is your Mother, This is your Son”

Two criminals on the Cross

Luke 23:32-33, 32 Two other men, both criminals, were also led out with him to be executed. 33 When they came to the place called the Skull, they crucified him there, along with the criminals—one on his right, the other on his left. The gospel of Luke clearly mentions that Jesus was crucified along with two criminals. JesusContinue reading “Two criminals on the Cross”

At the feet of the Cross

Matthew 27:56,56 Among them were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James and Joseph, and the mother of Zebedee’s sons. John 19:25-27, 25 Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother, his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. 26 When Jesus saw his mother there, and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to her, “Woman, here isContinue reading “At the feet of the Cross”

What is our relationship with the Savior of the world??

Luke 10:17-24, 17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name.” 18 He replied, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven. 19 I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you. 20 However, do not rejoice that the spirits submitContinue reading “What is our relationship with the Savior of the world??”

Meaning of the Cross

Be it Christians or non Christians, what is the meaning of the cross? Is it an accessory to be worn as fashion statement? Or is it a term of joke and humor? Youth now casually comment, ” Oh God! This is my cross.” He/ She is a cross. Anyone crossing on the temper is labelledContinue reading “Meaning of the Cross”

Prepare for Holy Communion

Scripture Passage: Luke 22: 19-21, 19 And he took bread, gave thanks and broke it, and gave it to them, saying, “This is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me.” 20 In the same way, after the supper he took the cup, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood, which is poured out forContinue reading “Prepare for Holy Communion”

What is True Love??

We understand the true value and meaning of love in our lives by the unconditional love we get from our parents, since our birth. True love is what exists between a mother and child. Even when a newborn is unable to recognize faces, he/she recognizes their mother by her touch and smell. With years passing,Continue reading “What is True Love??”

Jealousy: Cancer of Life

Since time immemorial there has been no cure for jealousy or baldness. Though not 100% but science has found a remedy for baldness. But jealousy??? Are we able to rejoice and celebrate in the progress and success of others?? Are we happy in the success of our brothers and sisters?? Do we pray for theirContinue reading “Jealousy: Cancer of Life”