Contemporary Martyrs, a silent witness of God’s power

“I am a Christian, and I have only one life. If I have a thousand lives, I will still offer it to Christ.” These were the words recorded in the court where our first canonized Filipino saint, Lorenzo Ruiz a martyr in Japan, said in front of a grueling investigation facing the danger of death […]

There are sufferings in this world. Are all of them salvific?

Salvific suffering, (the one that brings us joy, freedom and happiness) like the vicarial suffering (a suffering which is not deserved) of Christ is a suffering that could lead us transform ourselves into new persons and be agents of transformation in our society. There are other kinds suffering that are not salvific. Why? Because they […]