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Jing - Aug 17, 2011

Beautiful story...I know Fr. Mariusz from the Divine Mercy Shrine. Today he just celebrated Mass in Tagalog! Good luck to the spread of the Divine Mercy devotion in the Philippines and may you successfully be ordained a priest after some years. Keep the faith, the Marians may be few here but you are doing great work!

avargasdds - May 5, 2010

Br Thad-The picture above depicts the typical Filipino poverty and at the same time joy. Keep those innocent children away from television. Thank you for spending your time in my country. May God bless you and may you remain pure.

Jing - Apr 26, 2010

Br. Thad, through Fr. Joe Roesch, MIC, I learned about the mission in Cagayan de Oro. I also became a Facebook friend of a local priest there. Now reading your experience makes me want to see the mission on my next rip to PI. I was truly touched.

N. D. Pascual, DDS - Apr 25, 2010

I am crying while I'm writing this comment. Your article about your thoughts and interaction with my countrymen is so touching and uplifting! I thank God for sending missionaries like you to the Philippines.You and your other missionary friends will always be in my prayers.God bless you for all the wonderful things that you do in His name....

Sara T - Apr 23, 2010

Br Thad - this is great! Wonderful hearing your story! God is evidently working in your life and the lives of those you serve! Thanks for all of your prayers!

Patricia Burton Victoria Australia. - Apr 23, 2010

Dear Br Thad,
Thankyou for sharing your journey, may Jesus and Mary continue to shower you with many blessings...... Your reward will be great !
God Bless You !

siony ponce-diaz - Apr 22, 2010

you are absolutely right in saying that the gospel is alive in the philippines.filipinos are very sincere,generous and GOD loving people.in the midst of their poverty you will still hear laughter and see joy in them for they trust in GOD so much.may you see CHRIST closely every day there and give yourself to HIM through the people around you...stay blessed!

Julie Lynch - Union, Missouri 4/21/10 - Apr 21, 2010

Thank you for writing your thoughts on arrival to the Phillipines. Your words are spiritually uplifting to me. Please write again for the followers of Christ back in the US. May God Bless you abundantly with his works through you!

Joan Maroney - Apr 21, 2010

We look forward to the day when our Brother Thad becomes our Father Thad! Keep up the good work. Our prayers are with all of you

Agnes Bukenya N - Uganda - Mar 12, 2010

Very good write-up. Its encouraging. Through the corporal works of Mercy you are encountering in Phillipine. I pray that Merciful Jesus graces you with your heart's desire Bro. Stay blessed with mother Mary and the Jesus who are Merciful.

winart adelantar - Mar 9, 2010

Nice article, bro thad... So touching...

Rita - Mar 5, 2010

This is a touching story and I wish you the best. I'm sure someday you will make a very good priest. God Bless you and keep up the good work. I will keep you in my pray.