The Bishops of the AEC will be sharing meditations on the Gospels for each Sunday starting with 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (3rd August 2014). A different Bishop will be preparing the meditations for each month and the meditations will be posted on the website at the beginning of each week.
The first week is attached Gospel Reflection August 3, 2014 18th Sun OT
The meditation for 10th August will be posted on 4th August.
The meditations for August will be by Bishop Christopher Glancy, Auxiliary Bishop of Belize.
AMERICA THE NATIONAL CATHOLIC REVIEW – June 11, 2014
A Breath of Joyful Life
The Living Word 
Guillermo Acero , Mike James , Mary Elizabeth Sperry 
The Bible in the life and mission of the Latin American church
COMING TO LIFE. The basilica cathedral in Aparecida, Brazil, during the local Marian feast, Oct. 12, 2006.
In Ezekiel 37, the prophet sees a field of dry bones that come together with sinews, flesh, and skin, yet have no life. The bones do not come to life until Ezekiel prophesies—sharing the word of God, filling them with the Spirit that gives life. Following Ezekiel’s example, in recent years the church has called upon all who serve in the church to breathe the Word of God into their work, giving these ministries new life and purpose in Jesus Christ. This “breathing in” or “enlivening” is called “Biblical Animation of all Pastoral Life,” known by the initals for its name in Spanish, Animación Bíblica de la pastoral (ABP). Continue reading
Catholic News – Trinidad – 7th June 2014
The bishop’s seat at the Minor Basilica of Ss Peter and Paul in Paramaribo, Suriname, is now officially vacant, hopefully to be filled in the not too distant future.
Bishop Wilhelmus de Bekker turned 75 on April 27 and, as is mandatory, submitted his resignation letter to Rome. Papal Nuncio Archbishop Nicola Girasoli informed the bishops of the Antilles Episcopal Conference that the letter was accepted by Pope Francis.
|Apostolic Administrator Fr Antonius te Dorsthorst (left) and Bishop Emeritus Wilhelmus de Bekker at the press conference. Photo taken from dwtonline.com Continue reading