Dr. Ehrlson de Sousa

Dr. Ehrlson de Sousa is currently a senior resident doctor in ENT at Goa Medical College. He hails from Porvorim and is an active member of Couples for Christ India, for over 15 years. Apart from writing for medical journals both national and international, his love and reverence for the teachings of the church inspired him to start writing about the catholic faith. His daily bible reflections offer great encouragement in the lives of many people, both young and old. He aspires to be a Saint and enjoys playing chess and table tennis in his free time.

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Advent Series: Height of Selflessness

Hannah said,

“I prayed for this child, and the Lord granted my request. Now I, in turn, give him to the Lord” – 1 Samuel 1:27-28

How often do we pray really hard to God for something and when we get it we totally forget to be grateful for it? Continue reading

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Advent Series: The Great Warrior

‘The Lord your God is in your midst, a warrior who gives victory’ – Zephaniah 3:17

We are in a daily battle with the devil. And often we end up losing by falling into various sins.
So also, the daily battles of our jobs, families and relationships often leave us feeling hopeless and helpless. Continue reading

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Advent Series: Prayer makes the Impossible Possible!

‘The angel said to him, “Do not be afraid, Zechariah, because your prayer has been heard. Your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son'” – Luke 1:13

Today’s readings present us with 2 men, Manoah and Zechariah both of whose wives were barren and had all but given up hopes of bearing a child. Continue reading