Publication Date: Saturday, 30 March, 2013 - Friday, 5 April, 2013

There is a crisis in the Catholic Church, not a crisis of faith, but crises of leadership, of moral authority, a crisis in institutional management, good governance and administration.

Firstly, it is not a crisis of faith. Truly faithful...

Publication Date: Saturday, 9 March, 2013 - Friday, 15 March, 2013

 

HONG KONG (Mabuhay) : “Every Catholic needs to develop a sense of vocation and not just think about it as something that happens to brothers, sisters or priests,” Father Toter Resuello, the vocation director for the diocese of...

Publication Date: Saturday, 10 November, 2012 - Friday, 23 November, 2012

Eternal God

We thank you for the gift of love;

For shared joys and tears,

For laughter and hope, for the wholeness of being one....

Publication Date: Saturday, 29 September, 2012 - Friday, 5 October, 2012

 Recently I have been reflecting on the inability of politicians at Rio+20 to grapple with the serious social, developmental and ecological challenges which are facing humanity and the wider earth community.

The document which emerged from Rio+20 did...

Publication Date: Saturday, 29 September, 2012 - Friday, 5 October, 2012

 

It is so encouraging to know that there are many people working worldwide for the protection and well-being of children, especially those who campaign for the rights of children to be breast-fed in the way nature intended to get the nutrition they need...

Publication Date: Saturday, 21 April, 2012 - Friday, 27 April, 2012

I sometimes feel that God is putting me on trial, sort of like giving me a test of my faith and my ability to carry my own cross. During the Lenten season that has just finished, I was conscious of this and took time out to reflect on Jesus carrying his cross,...

Publication Date: Saturday, 21 April, 2012 - Friday, 27 April, 2012

The protection, preservation and nurturing of life is more than just an act of survival based on instinct, as it is with the animal kingdom.

For human persons it is a rational balancing of alternatives, as to what...