Cardinal Zen spoke of his father being baptized by a Canadian missionary and how this is homecoming of sorts.
In his homily, he also touched on the recent earthquake in China, speaking of the massive destruction in his country. Cardinal Zen remarked how this tragic event reminded his people that in the midst of crisis, we do not turn to material possessions or wealth, we turn to God. In the suffering of thousands of victims, Jesus was present in the debris, the darkness, the pain and despair.
Indeed, we’ve all been well fed this week.