6th Week of Easter : Sunday 22nd May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Holy Spirit of Truth”: In today’s Gospel, Jesus assures His disciples, “The Holy Spirit will teach you everything that I have said to you.”  Ponder on, “When we ‘search’ for God’s Truth in the secular world, much are distorted.  Jesus invites us to discern Continue Reading

5th Week of Easter : Saturday 21st May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, Hated by the World: In today’s Gospel, Jesus assures His disciples, “If the world hates you, you must realize that it hated Me before it hated you.”  Ponder on: The secular world ‘hates’ us, because we love Jesus.  This is because all lives of Continue Reading

5th Week of Easter : Friday 20th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, Friends of Jesus: In today’s Gospel, Jesus calls His disciples, “I call you friends, and have made known to you everything that I have learnt from My Father.”  Ponder on: When we are able to relate to and accept Jesus as not only as Continue Reading

5th Week of Easter : Thursday 19th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, Joy in Jesus: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims to His disciples, “If you keep My Commandments, you will remain in My Love. . . and your joy will be complete.”  Ponder on: The ‘Joy of Jesus’ is to experience the graces that in our Continue Reading

5th Week of Easter : Wednesday 18th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, Jesus the ‘True Vine’:  In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims, “I am the True Vine; remain in Me and bear much fruit; cut off from me you can do nothing.”  Ponder on: When we are ‘depressed’ or ‘addicted’ to certain needs, we tend to turn Continue Reading

5th Week of Easter : Tuesday 17th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, God’s Gift of Peace: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims to His disciples, “I will give you a Peace that the world cannot give.”  Ponder on: Everyone longs to have deep peace in one’s hearts.  The ‘Peace’ that Jesus promises to give us, is the Continue Reading

5th Week of Easter : Monday 16th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, Holy Spirit of Faith: In today’s Gospel, Jesus assures His disciples, “The Holy Spirit will teach you everything and remind you of all I have said to you.”  Ponder on, “When we obey God’s Commandments, it is the Holy Spirit’s Light and Truth that Continue Reading

5th Week of Easter : Sunday 15th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Farewell Command”: In today’s Gospel, as Jesus bids “farewell” to His closest disciples who will continue His Mission of proclaiming the Good News of Salvation to all peoples. He gives them a new Commandment to love one another as He has loved them.  Ponder Continue Reading

St Matthias, Apostle : Saturday 14th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Love – Commandments”: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaimed to His disciples, “If you keep My Commandments, you will remain in My Love.”  Ponder on, “When you love Jesus, your deep desires would draw you to live the Gospels.  And, loving Jesus is truly a Continue Reading

4th Week of Easter : Friday 13th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Heavenly Home”: In today’s Gospel, Jesus says to His disciples, ‘I am the Way, the Truth and Life”.  He also assured them, “I will prepare you a place in heaven.  Ponder on, “How have you experienced Jesus as the Way, the Truth and the Continue Reading

4th Week of Easter : Thursday 12th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Servants like Jesus”: In today’s Gospel, after washing His disciples’ feet, Jesus reminds them, “No servant is greater than his Master.”  Ponder on, “Jesus our Master and Lord, served unconditionally and died humbly on the Cross, for our Salvation.  Pray for the graces and Continue Reading

4th Week of Easter : Wednesday 11th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Light and Darkness”: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims publicly that He is the Light of Truth that dispels the Darkness of sin and evil in the world.  Ponder on, “Do we at times hesitate to turn towards the ‘Light of Jesus’ when we are Continue Reading

4th Week of Easter : Tuesday 10th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, Rejection of Faith: In today’s Gospel, Jesus reprimanded the crowd for refusing to believe in Him as the Messiah.  Ponder on, “We know of people who refuse to believe in Jesus; some even mock at Him.  Let us value the gift of faith; that Continue Reading

4th Week of Easter : Monday 9th May, 2022

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Good Shepherd”: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaimed that He is the “Good Shepherd” that will lead, protect and provide for His sheep.  Ponder on, “Without the Divine Wisdom of Jesus’ Gospel, the Sacraments and the Church, where would we find the deep meaning, strength Continue Reading
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