Puede bang magbigay ng homilya ang isang Layko?

Ang homiliya sa panahon ng liturhiya ay karaniwang nakalaan para sa mga ordinadong klero, tulad ng mga pari o diakono. Ang mga lay pastoral coordinator, na madalas na kasangkot sa pastoral ministry at administration, ay hindi karaniwang awtorisado na maghatid ng homiliya sa Misa. Ang homiliya ay itinuturing na isang paraan ng pangangaral na nagsasangkot … Read more

Veneration of Sacred Images, Icons & Symbols

In the early Christian period, particularly during the first few centuries AD, Christian communities faced periods of persecution, and their worship often took place in private or semi-private settings. The catacombs, underground burial sites, served as one such location for early Christian gatherings and worship. These catacombs, found primarily in Rome and other parts of … Read more

Spontaneous Prayer Blessing for A Couple in An Irregular Relationship- A Proposal

Instead of spreading hate and conspiracy theories, personal opinions, denial, rejection of the document released by the Vatican, I composed prayer whenever a same-sex couple or other couple who are in an irregular relationship who are ask for a blessing from a priest spontaneously. Here it is: Lord, we ask for your guidance and wisdom … Read more

Is Dancing Allowed In The Catholic Liturgy?

The permissibility of dancing in Catholic liturgy has been a subject of discussion and interpretation within the Church. The official liturgical documents, such as the General Instruction of the Roman Missal (GIRM), do not specifically mention dance as a part of the Roman Catholic liturgy. In the past, there have been instances of dance being … Read more

What is the Greatest Commandment?

Tatanungin ka ba naman ng ano sa mga 613 na batas sa Torah ang pinaka ‘dakila’. Hinuhuli lang ng mga pariseo is Jesus sa tanong na yon. Kasi, sa paniniwala ng mga Hudyo, ang lahat ng kautusan sa Mosaic law ay dapat tupdin at wala dapat mas mabigat o mas dakila. Kinakailangan nilang masunod ang … Read more

Why We Should Belong To A Faith Community?

Catholic social teaching emphasizes that the human person is sacred β€” but also social. We were meant to live, grow and flourish in community. Even the author of Genesis reminded us that God said, β€œIt is not good for the man to be alone.” We are created for each other. Spirituality, friendship and service are … Read more

Happy Birthday in Heaven?

Nasa langit na ba talaga sya? Assuming. Bakit andami daming nag po post sa social media (like Facebook) na binabati nila ang kanilang yumaong mahal sa buhay sa kanilang birthday at ina assume nila na nasa langit na sya? Tama bang i assume nating mga kristiano na at the moment na namatay ang isang tao … Read more