Manong Nardo

Just learned of the sad news. Manong Nards bloomed into heaven. The last time I saw him at SMP, he was all smiles when he showed me that he was wearing the Pope Francis t-shirt we gave him. He knew me as my younger brother's older sister. At first we'd see each other every wednesday … Continue reading Manong Nardo


Advent and Chinese Ancestry 2016

The story of Advent tells of the journey surrounding the birth of Jesus. Advent comes from the latin word "ad-venire" or "to come to." It is during this season that we are asked to wait, and in waiting we are also asked to believe - To come to something that is Good. In tracing our … Continue reading Advent and Chinese Ancestry 2016

CNY 2017

Thoughts in light of the newly executed US travel ban on selected muslim countries and in contrasting events the recent celebrations of the Lunar New Year. Echoing these words from a video produced by the US Conference of Catholic Bishops: Migration is an Act of Hope. We live in a time where circumstances of war … Continue reading CNY 2017