Browsing the July 2016 archive of Weekly Reflections

What if?‏

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 7/30/16

“and I shall say to myself, “Now as for you, you have so many good things stored up for many years, rest, eat, drink, be merry!”   Luke 12:13-21


When you have too much stuff, do you build another closet/barn?

What if someone were to open your closets?  What ... Read More »

What if?

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 7/29/16

Lord, teach us to pray     Did you do your homework?   Praise God?   Bring a little heaven to earth?   Handle your transgression?   Imagine, what if , we all did.

What if?

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 7/23/16

Lord, teach us to pray This weekend Luke will tell us that the disciples ask Jesus to teach them how to pray. If the disciples, who have been following Jesus, admit they need help in learning how to pray; then what are we?  I probably need an extra help remedial ... Read More »

You have another letter‏

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 7/07/16


“but only a new creation. Peace and mercy be to all who follow this rule and to the Israel of God.”


Brothers and Sisters,

I was the worst of the worst.

My job was to persecute all who followed Jesus. I was always on the lookout ... Read More »