By Fr. Jerry M. Orbos SVD
The story is told about a bishop who made a pastoral visit and was so impressed to see his picture hanging along with others on a wall of the dilapidated rectory. His picture was clean and spotless, but the others were covered with cobwebs. He thanked the priest for honoring him, whereupon the priest said: “Actually, Monsignor, I must confess that I hung your picture just an hour before you arrived.”
By Fr. Jerry M. Orbos
The story is told about a man who ordered pizza in a restaurant and was asked by the waitress, “Sir, how many pieces do you want your pizza sliced? Four or eight?” He thought for a while, then said: “Make it four slices. I may not be able to handle eight!”
By Reynaldo V. Silvestre
Time is a river relentlessly surging from what unknown beginning to what incomprehensible end. Time is a timeless flow, absolutely beyond the grasp of men.
Five months before the election of Pope Francis, two Philippine archbishops preached the gospel of humility before a worldwide assembly of their fellow bishops.
By Conrado de Quiros
Some days ago, an American professor at Harvard Divinity School caused quite a stir by claiming to have come into the possession of a fragment of an ancient scroll that seemed to indicate that Jesus Christ was married. There’s a part there, says Karen King, that says, “Jesus said to them, ‘my wife.’”