Cardinal Sin Catholic Book Awards (CSCBA) 2019 BEST BOOK IN HOMILETICS
Fr. Manoling V. Francisco, SJ’s first collection of Gospel-based reflections. A collection of selected Sunday gospel reflections first published in the Philippine Star from 2008 to 2018 – spur us to contemplate the infinite beauty of our Lord who never stops nor tires of gazing lovingly and mercifully upon us.”Before his gaze all falsehood melts away. This encounter with him, as it burns us, transforms and frees us, allowing us to become truly ourselves… and thus totally of God.” (Benedict XVI, Spe Salvi, no. 47, 2007).