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Ordinary Time 16th Wk – Feast: St James, Apostle : Thursday 25th July, 2019

DGeMs- Daily Gospel eMessage Dear Friend in the Lord, Selfless Service: In today’s Gospel, Jesus tells His apostles, “The first among you must be your slave.”  Jesus was speaking of Himself “giving His Life for the ransom of many.”  To serve selflessly we need to ask ourselves, “Is my love for God deep enough to…

Ordinary Time 16th Wk : Wednesday 24th July, 2019

DGeMs- Daily Gospel eMessage Dear Friend in the Lord, “Receptivity” to God’s Promptings: In today’s Gospel on the “Parable of the Sower”, Jesus challenges us to become more open and receptive to God’s transforming Protective Presence in our lives.  God is more authentically connected to us at the deepest level of our being.  Listen more…

16th Week in Ordinary Time: Wednesday 24th July 2019

Trust and Praise Him in good and difficulty times - God is always there!16th Week in Ordinary Time: Wednesday 24th July 2019Ex. 16:1-5,9-15; Ps. 78(77):18-19,23-24,25-26,27-26; Mt. 13:1-9 (Ps Wk IV) It did not take long for the excitement of the dramatic escape from Egypt to wear off. The people of Israel were already complaining! There…

16th Week, Ordinary Time : Wednesday, 24th July 2019

Daily Word Of GodMatthew 13:1-9 Jesus left the house and sat by the lakeside, but such large crowds gathered round him that he got into a boat and sat there. The people all stood on the shore, and he told them many things in parables. He said, ‘Listen, a sower went out to sow. As…

21st July 2019 16th Ordinary Sunday: Mary too struggled with Her Prayer Life

16th Sunday in Ordinary TimesGen. 18:1-10; Psalm 14:2-5; Col. 1:24-28; Gospel of Luke 10:3-42 Preached by Msgr Philip Heng, SJ at Cathedral of Good Shepherd, Singapore on 21 July 2019 We are all very familiar with the episode of Martha and Mary in the Gospel that we just heard proclaimed.  We all know that Martha…

16th Week, Ordinary Time : Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

Daily Word Of GodMatthew 12:46-50 Jesus was speaking to the crowds when suddenly his mother and his brothers were standing outside and were anxious to have a word with him. Someone said to him: ‘Your mother and brothers are standing outside and want to speak to you.’ But to the man who told him this…

Ordinary Time 16th Wk : Tuesday 23rd July, 2019

DGeMs- Daily Gospel eMessage Dear Friend in the Lord, “Relationships” – Faith: in today’s Gospel, when Mary was looking for Jesus, He said, “Anyone who does the Will of My Father in heaven is my brother, sister and mother.”  The deepest desires and joy of our hearts is to do the Father’s Will.  This is…

16th Week in Ordinary Time: Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Lord, help me to trust You and do Your will.16th Week in Ordinary Time: Tuesday 23rd July 2019Ex. 14:21-15:1; (R. Ps): Ex. 15:8-9,10,12,17; Mt. 12:46-50 (Ps Wk IV) The Israelites were fleeing from the Egyptian army when they came to the Red Sea. They were caught between the sea and the army and were afraid…

16th Week in Ordinary Time: Monday 22nd July 2019

St Mary Magdalene16th Week in Ordinary Time: Monday 22nd July 2019Songs 3:1-4a or 2 Cor. 5:14-17; Ps. 63(62):2-4,5-6,8-9; Jn. 20:1-2,11-18 (Ps Wk IV) The first reading from the Song of Songs describes the emotional state of Mary of Magdala in  her desperation to find Jesus. As He was not to be found in the tomb…

16th Week, Ordinary Time – St Mary Magdalene : Monday, 22nd July 2019

Daily Word Of GodJohn 20:11-16, 18 Mary was standing outside near the tomb, weeping. Then, as she wept, she stooped to look inside, and saw two angels in white sitting where the body of Jesus had been, one at the head, the other at the feet. They said, ‘Woman, why are you weeping?’ ‘They have…