Fr. James S. Balajadia

Fr. James S. Balajadia

Anointing of the Sick

Posted by - March 29, 2017
We have seven sacraments in the Catholic Church. They are divided into the following: Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist; Sacraments of Service: Marriage and Holy Orders; Sacraments of Healing:…
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Posted by - March 20, 2017
“Call no one on earth your father, you have but one Father in heaven” (Mt. 23:9) Jesus’ words from Matthew’s gospel are often used to question Catholic tradition of referring…
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Posted by - March 13, 2017
“I shall show you a more excellent way…Love is patient, love is is not rude, it does not seek it’s own interests…it does not rejoice in wrong doings, but…
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Key To Fasting

Posted by - March 6, 2017
In my experience, many people have mixed feelings and thoughts regarding fasting during Lent. I know many who fast simply as a way to lose weight. Lent becomes a diet…
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Spirit of Prayer

Posted by - March 1, 2017
In the gospel proclaimed for Ash Wednesday, Jesus rereads the three works of mercy outlined by the law of Moses. They are Prayer, Fasting, and Almsgiving. These next few weeks,…
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Team Commitment

Posted by - February 17, 2017
The New England Patriots won the Super Bowl two weeks ago. Some football analysts thought it was the greatest Super Bowl comeback ever. After the game, numerous Patriots players shared…
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Jesus The New Moses

Posted by - January 25, 2017
I remember my Professor in Biblical studies would often compare the four evangelists to four different artists. Artists may see the same image, but each one paints a picture in…
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