Reflection on the Readings for the 1st Sunday of Lent (Mar 1, 2020 — by Fr. Randy Flores, SVD Tests and temptations are common in
Category: Bible Studies
Zacchaeus, the Tree-Climber
By Fr. Randy Flores, SVD (the ideas here are not mine, but I remember no longer my source since 2016 when I shared it as
The Cleaner of the Inside
A Commentary on Luke 11:37-41 by Fr Randy Flores SVD Here’s a commentary on the Gospel Reading for October 15 (Tue) which I submitted to
Warning, Jesus’ Style
A Commentary on Luke 11:42-46 by Fr. Randy Flores, SVD [Here’s a commentary on the Gospel Reading for October 16 (Wed) which I submitted to
The Sign of Jonah
By Fr. Randy Flores, SVD [Here’s a commentary on the Gospel Reading for Monday Week 28 — Luke 11:29-32. I wrote it sometime last year
“Rise and go your way!”
Commentary on the Healing of the Ten Lepers (Luke 17:11-19) by Fr. Randy Flores, SVD I wrote it sometime last year for the Extraordinary Month
How to conduct Bible sharing in a group?
The Vigan Method (Philippines) Opening Prayer or Song First Step – Reading the text: One member reads it aloud. – Silence for about three minutes.
I Love You More than the Ninety-Nine: The Lost and Found Parables
Biblical Commentary by Fr. Randy Flores, SVD on Lk 15:1-32 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C) What is a parable? “At its simplest, the parable
Methods of Reading the Bible
From the SVD VADEMECUM 1. Continuous Reading: Reading three or four chapters every day, paying attention to special words, motifs and symbols. 2. Attentive Reading:
More than my family
Biblical Reflection by Fr Randy Flores SVD on Luke 14, 25-33, 23rd Sunday Ordinary Time “Family first before country.” This is one of the cracks
The Prodigal Son or the Prodigal Family?
Fourth Sunday of Lent Reflection by Fr. Randy Flores, SVD (Fr Randy Flores SVD has a Licentiate in Sacred Scriptures from Biblicum in Rome, a
Why did Jesus teach his disciples to “hate” their families?
A Biblical commentary on Luke 4:25-33 by Fr Randolf Flores SVD “Family first before country.” This could be an attitude indicating a fractured culture. “The
Clean Words beget wisdom
The WORD in Other Words by Fr Randy Flores SVD (Philippines) 8th Sunday Ordinary Time Ecclesiastes (Sirach) 27,4-7 1 Corinthians 15,54-58 Luke 6,39-45 Today‘s Gospel