May the Catholics of Japan be strengthened in their faith inspired by the martyrdom of Saint Lawrence Ruiz and Companions who gave their life in Nagasaki as a loud proclamation of their faith in Jesus and his message who gave them courage to pay the cost of their discipleship. Listen to our prayer through these martyrs of Japan. Amen.
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Sunday Gospel reflection with Father William Grimm
22 October 2021
The Gospels do not hesitate to put us followers of Jesus in a bad light. We, represented by the disciples, can be so dense that we miss something that evil demons know and that even a blind man can see. That is, that Jesus is the presence of the Reign of God among us.