Only in Jesus…There is Life!

Today's Gospel:    John 8:51-59REFLECTIONToday's Gospel tells us about Jesus' claim as “I Am” when asked by the Jews who he claims to be.  He claims that He belongs to the sphere of God.  The words, "I am", used by Jesus so absolutely are the equivalent therefore, of His affirming His eternity and His divinity. God

Don’t be Fooled by Lies!

Today's Gospel  John 8:31-42 REFLECTION Today is April Fools' Day. Many get into the habit of fooling others and a lot of times, unknowingly, we get fooled by so many lies. In the TV ads alone, many lies have been told about what's important and what's “true” about love, relationships and beauty. We are told

Don’t be Fooled by Lies!

Today's Gospel  John 8:31-42 REFLECTION Today is April Fools' Day. Many get into the habit of fooling others and a lot of times, unknowingly, we get fooled by so many lies. In the TV ads alone, many lies have been told about what's important and what's “true” about love, relationships and beauty. We are told

In The Cross Of Jesus, There Is Hope

Today’s Gospel:  John 8:21-30 REFLECTIONSelf-righteousness with its resulting spiritual blindness is a serious bondage that prevents people from recognizing their sinfulness and therefore from submitting themselves to the freedom offered by God.  Though this condition characterized the religious leaders and the unbelieving crowd in John’s Gospel, still, hope is offered to them as they are

A Love That Doesn’t Condemn…

Today's Gospel:    John 8:1-11 REFLECTIONToday's gospel tells us a great deal about Jesus’ attitudes towards a sinner. It presents to us an incident about a woman caught in adultery who was brought to Jesus for trial where the scribes confronted him on the issue of retribution.  When the adulterous woman was left alone by her

A Love That Doesn’t Condemn…

Today's Gospel:    John 8:1-11 REFLECTIONToday's gospel tells us a great deal about Jesus’ attitudes towards a sinner. It presents to us an incident about a woman caught in adultery who was brought to Jesus for trial where the scribes confronted him on the issue of retribution.  When the adulterous woman was left alone by her

When We Die To Ourselves, A Fruitful Living Begins

Today’s Gospel: John 12:20-33   REFLECTIONThe Greeks who come to listen to Jesus learn more of his person and the depth and greatness of his love.  For Jesus, true love means giving up one’s life for the sake of those we love.  For Jesus, gaining life for others means losing our own.  Jesus is saying

God Works Through People And Events

Today’s Gospel:   Jn 7:40-53 REFLECTIONThe reaction of the crowd as regards the person of Jesus are varied. Some see Him as the Prophet, for others He is the Messiah. There are also those who reject Him simply because He is from Nazareth and not from Bethlehem, from where they believe the Messiah would come.

Peace Camp 2 Stakeholders Meet

CFA and its partners have come together for a stakeholders’ meeting in preparation for the upcoming Christian-Muslim Youth Peace Camp: “Christian and Muslim Youth—Spreading the Message of Peace and Unity”. This sets the stage for CFA’s second Peace Camp to be held on its premises on April 27-May 2, 2009. Hosting the consultation on February

Communication Schools Tie Up With CFA

Around twenty professors and lecturers from eleven schools offering Communication programs gathered at CFA on February 26, 2009 to discuss possible areas of cooperation in light of recent changes to the communication curricula which are pending in the Commission on Higher Education (CHED).Members of the Philippine Association of Communication Educators (PACE), led by its president