Father MDs Kitchen Table https://www.frmd.org Sharing the Good News! Fri, 14 May 2021 12:01:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.22 7th Sunday in Easter https://www.frmd.org/2021/05/14/7th-sunday-in-easter/ Fri, 14 May 2021 12:01:32 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3887

For this vlog, Fr. MD begins focusing on the succession of the Apostles. He then discusses the importance of praying for our bishops and other people. God bless. Based on the readings of Acts 1: 15-26; 1 John 4: 11-16; John 17? 11-19.

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5th Sunday of Easter https://www.frmd.org/2021/04/30/5th-sunday-of-easter-9/ Fri, 30 Apr 2021 12:01:34 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3881

Today is Easter Sunday for Orthodox Christians. Fr. MD, in this vlog, explains why our Orthodox brothers and sisters have a different date for Easter. At the end of the vlog is a brief reflection on the gospel. Enjoy! Based on the readings of Acts 9: 26-31; 1 John 3: 18-24; John 15: 1-8.

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4th Sunday of Easter https://www.frmd.org/2021/04/23/4th-sunday-of-easter-9/ Fri, 23 Apr 2021 12:01:55 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3878

In the gospel, Jesus calls Himself a good shepherd who takes care well of His followers. As Jesus’ current followers, do we trust Him enough to take care of our problems? Lack of trust probably is a sign that we have not known Him enough. This vlog will explain more. Based on the readings of Acts 4: 8-12; 1 John 3: 1-2; John 10: 11-18.

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3rd Sunday of Easter https://www.frmd.org/2021/04/16/3rd-sunday-of-easter-11/ Fri, 16 Apr 2021 12:15:34 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3876

The main focus of this vlog is reading the Bible. Why? The Bible will help us grow deeper in our relationship with God! Based on the readings of Acts 3: 13-19; 1 John 2: 1-5; & Luke 24: 35-48.

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Divine Mercy Sunday https://www.frmd.org/2021/04/09/divine-mercy-sunday-6/ Fri, 09 Apr 2021 14:56:30 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3867

Today the Church remembers Divine Mercy. in this vlog, Fr. MD discusses a few questions like What is mercy?; How can we show mercy to other people? How DOES God’s mercy represent His love for us? Enjoy! Acts 4: 32-35; 1 John 5: 1-6; & John 20: 19-31.

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Easter Sunday https://www.frmd.org/2021/04/02/easter-sunday-12/ Fri, 02 Apr 2021 12:01:27 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3852

Happy Easter! Jesus is risen and He continues to be with us. How can we become more aware of His presence among us? This vlog will explain. Based on the readings of Acts 10: 34-43; Colossians 3: 1-4; & John 20: 1-9.

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Palm Sunday https://www.frmd.org/2021/03/26/palm-sunday-11/ Fri, 26 Mar 2021 12:01:47 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3849

Today is Palm Sunday – the first day of Holy Week. Let’s watch the vlog for Fr. MD’s reflection on the importance of perseverance following God’s will. Have a blessed Holy Week. Based on the readings of Mark 11: 1-10; Isaiah 50: 4-7; Philippians 2: 6-11; & Mark 15: 1-39.

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5th Sunday of Lent https://www.frmd.org/2021/03/19/5th-sunday-of-lent-9/ Fri, 19 Mar 2021 12:09:06 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3845

The gospel narrates how Greek speaking Jews wanting to meet Jesus. Obviously, they had heard many stories about Him from other people who personally witnessed His amazing deeds. This is A important lesson for us because we need to be mindful of what we say about other people. How we say it can affect the reputation of the other person for better or worse. Based on the readings of Jeremiah 31: 31-34; Hebrews 5: 7-9; & John 12: 20-33.

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4th Sunday of Lent https://www.frmd.org/2021/03/12/4th-sunday-of-lent-8/ Fri, 12 Mar 2021 19:57:35 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3839

Lent is wonderful season because it invites us to remember again how much God loves us in spite of our weakness and faults. This season also can inspire us to have a desire to please Him more by doing THE right things. God bless. Based on the readings of 2 Chronicles 36: 14-23; Ephesians 2: 4-10; & John 3: 14-21.

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3rd Sunday of Lent https://www.frmd.org/2021/03/05/3rd-sunday-of-lent-9/ Fri, 05 Mar 2021 13:00:17 +0000 http://www.frmd.org/?p=3803

Today, Fr. MD chooses to discuss the 1st Reading which talks about God giving us 10 Commandments.  In this vlog, Fr. MD specifically discuss about God prohibiting us to worship idols.  However, many people believe that Catholics are idolaters.  Are we?  Let’s watch this vlog to find out.  Based on the readings of Exodus 20: 1-17; 1 Corinthians 1: 22-25; and John 2: 13-25.

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