Pope Francis: wealth that is not shared generates corruption

Monday May 25th 2015
If you are wealthy, you should make sure your riches serve the "common good." An abundance of things lived selfishly is "sad", steals "hope," and is the origin "of all kinds of corruption," large or small

The Holy Spirit ‘guides, renews, and gives fruit,’ Pope preaches at Pentecost Mass

Monday May 25th 2015
Pope Francis celebrated Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on Pentecost Sunday and emphasized during his homily that the Holy Spirit “guides us into all the truth, he renews the face of the earth, and he gives us his fruits”

Pope to US Christian Unity Event: Jesus knows all Christians are one, doesn't care what type

Monday May 25th 2015
“Division is a wound in the body of the Church of Christ,” Pope Francis has said. “And we do not want this wound to remain open.”

Over 250,000 attend Romero beatification; Pope, Obama issue statements

Monday May 25th 2015
Archbishop Oscar Romero, who served as archbishop of El Salvador’s capital city of San Salvador from 1977 until his 1980 assassination, was beatified as a martyr on May 23

Pope affirms link between Church’s pro-life and social teaching

Monday May 25th 2015
Quoting Pope Benedict XVI’s 2009 encyclical Caritas in Veritate, Pope Francis said on May 22 that the Church “forcefully maintains [the] link between life ethics and social ethics”

As Malaysia rescues migrants, Indonesian activist slams ASEAN for failing them

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Migrant crisis: Kuala Lumpur joins Jakarta in push backs

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Expansion of Cathedral’s old parish hall underway

After years of planning, the Ground Breaking ceremony for the expansion of the old parish hall of St John’s Cathedral finally t....

Religion is no barrier to love

An ordination to serve God is an honour, and that was what Fr Abel Madisang felt, especially when he was surrounded by his loved ....

As Malaysia rescues migrants, Indonesian activist slams ASEAN for failing them

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak Malaysian has announced that his country would conduct search and rescue missions for Rohing....

Expansion of Cathedral’s old parish hall underway

After years of planning, the Ground Breaking ceremony for the expansion of the old parish hall of St John’s Cathedral finally t....

Religion is no barrier to love

An ordination to serve God is an honour, and that was what Fr Abel Madisang felt, especially when he was surrounded by his loved ....

Melaka, where it all began

It was in Melaka that the first Malayan Canossian religious community was established in early 1905.

Pope Francis: wealth that is not shared generates corruption

If you are wealthy, you should make sure your riches serve the "common good." An abundance of things lived selfishly is "sad", steals "hope," and is ....

The Holy Spirit ‘guides, renews, and gives fruit,’ Pope preaches at Pentecost Mass

Pope Francis celebrated Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on Pentecost Sunday and emphasized during his homily that the Holy Spirit “guides us into al....

Pope Francis: Beatification of Oscar Romero is a cause for great joy

On the occasion of the beatification of El Salvador’s Archbishop Oscar Romero, Pope Francis sent a note that was read to those present for the May ....

Pope Francis: The gift of the Holy Spirit renews the earth

Pope Francis against the backdrop of St Peter’s Basilica and dressed in scarlet vestments, celebrated Mass on Pentecost Sunday
If you are wealthy, you should make sure your riches serve the "common good." An abundance of things lived selfishly is "sad", steals "hope," and is the origin "of all kinds of corruption," large or small
Pope Francis celebrated Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on Pentecost Sunday and emphasized during his homily that the Holy Spirit “guides us into all the truth, he renews the face of the earth, and he gives us his fruits”
“Division is a wound in the body of the Church of Christ,” Pope Francis has said. “And we do not want this wound to remain open.”
On the occasion of the beatification of El Salvador’s Archbishop Oscar Romero, Pope Francis sent a note that was read to those present for the May 23 ceremony
Scores of Catholic faithful are taking part in the Thailand tour of the sacred relics of St. John XXIII and St. John Paul II.
On May 12, Pope Francis told global representatives of Caritas International that true service is about welcoming God and others, and called them to continue their mission by going out to the peripheries.
“Great satisfaction” for the agreement reached between the Vatican and Palestine and “hope” that “courageous decisions” can help resume negotiations between the Palestinians and Israelis marked the private audience on May 16 between the ....
What’s the use of an old-fashioned, hand-held lantern? Well, its light can be quite useful when it’s pitch-dark, but it becomes superfluous and unnoticeable in the noonday sun.
For too long, we have ignored the human trafficking going on in this region. Now the issue has exploded in the news with the boatloads of Rohingya arriving and many others having their boats heartlessly turned away.
Evolution, Charles Darwin famously stated, works through the survival of the fittest.
This question was part of a special question and answer session with the Bishop of Rome touching on a wide range of themes – from the link between greed and war, to arguments with siblings, and the role of religion in promoting peace in the world.
Representatives of local religious communities were enthusiastically ready to animate, facilitate and render personal sharings at a resounding and successful Religious Awareness Roadshow at the St Francis Institution (SFI) school hall in Banda Hilir....
From May 1 to 3, 32 lively teenagers between the ages of thirteen and fourteen, came together at La Salle Hall, Petaling Jaya with few expectations but bringing everything they had to offer.
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