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Gospel, Luke 9:51-62


He was all of 16 when he decided, once he completed his work life cycle, would think of ways to give back. Now it happened that as the time drew near for him to be taken up, he resolutely turned his face … Continue reading

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It is Finished….


It was summer of 29, when he walked in. The garden at Gethsemane located on a slope of the Mount of Olives just across the Kidron Valley from Jerusalem. Jesus frequently went to Gethsemane with His disciples to pray (John … Continue reading

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Gospel according to John 6:60-69


After hearing it, many of his followers said, ‘This is intolerable language. How could anyone accept it?’ Jesus was aware that his followers were complaining about it and said, ‘Does this disturb you? What if you should see the Son of man ascend to … Continue reading

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Today’s Gospel according to JOHN 6:24-35


When the people saw that neither Jesus nor his disciples were there, they got into those boats and crossed to Capernaum to look for Jesus. When they found him on the other side, they said to him, ‘Rabbi, when did … Continue reading

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The Preacher


He was speaking of a new order. His preaching’s and examples caused them to think. His emphasis was on love – Love God, Love Parents, Love Children, Love Neighbors, Love One Another.       His followers claimed, he was … Continue reading

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Weep Not for Me..


In John 12:9-11, after raising Lazarus from the dead, crowds gather around Jesus and believe in him. The next day the multitudes that had gathered for the feast in Jerusalem welcome Jesus as he enters Jerusalem. 1968 (Mumbai) – Time to elect a … Continue reading

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The Garland..


Raj had moved into a new apartment in 1979. The complex was new and they were one of the early occupants. The township was being developed. It was a practice then for a flower vendor to place a garland every … Continue reading

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Enlightenment…..


Enlightenment (Noun):The realization of spiritual understanding,  or the state attained when human desire and suffering are transcended. The attainment of Full Awakening as a means to gain knowledge of the existing relationship between the Atman and Paramatman which has been lost sight of. Mark … Continue reading

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Happy Easter.. The Lord has risen


The Alleluias are being sung. The fasting is over and now is the time to rejoice and be glad for the Lord has risen! The entire congregation stood in line, as they were invited for lighting of the candle.   … Continue reading

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Go Forth…… and Sin No More


Mary Magdalene lived in Splendid Solitude. The woman was lost to her body held captive to the influences of the world. Caught in the Act one day, she was yanked from the shadows of her bedroom and dragged through the … Continue reading

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