Pope: "The Christian is a man or a woman who knows how to wait for Jesus and this is a man or woman of hope"

Wednesday October 22nd 2014
"The Christian is a man or a woman who knows how to wait for Jesus and this is a man or woman of hope" said Pope Francis during morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta.

Pope Francis: Christ restores peace by breaking walls of division

Wednesday October 22nd 2014
Christ wants to see us reconciled rather than living as enemies, Pope Francis said in his homily at Mass on Tuesday, explaining that a true Christian lives with this hope.

Christian ministers told to perform gay 'weddings' or face jail time

Wednesday October 22nd 2014
Two Christian ministers in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, could face legal punishment or be forced to sell their nearly 100-year-old wedding chapel for declining to perform same-sex "wedding" ceremonies.

Formation for marriage can't end at the wedding, Catholic couple says

Wednesday October 22nd 2014
As the Church continues to reflect on the pastoral needs of the family following the recent Synod of Bishops, there has emerged the need for marriage formation lasting well beyond the day a husband and wife take their vows.

Work, Pray, Love: Archbishop Chaput's advice for modern Christians

Wednesday October 22nd 2014
Religious believers should acknowledge that they are now “strangers” in U.S. society, in part because of their own failures, but should nevertheless work for renewal and worship God with joy, said Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput.

GSC Migrant Sunday Celebration

Migrants often flock to our country because of its prosperity.

Bishop Julius makes a courtesy call

A four-member delegation led by Rt Rev Julius Dusin Gitom, the Bishop of Sandakan, made a courtesy call on YB Datuk Teo Chee Kang....

Inter BEC games in GSC, Setapak

Any parish will only be as strong as its BECs. It is through conversion (fellowship), communion and mission that the BECs grow an....

Visit to Buddhist Society and Gurdwara Council Sikh Centre

Archbishop Elect Julian Leow, Archbishop Emeritus Murphy Pakiam and Most Rev Joseph Marino, Apostolic Nuncio, paid an introductor....

GSC Migrant Sunday Celebration

Migrants often flock to our country because of its prosperity.

Inter BEC games in GSC, Setapak

Any parish will only be as strong as its BECs. It is through conversion (fellowship), communion and mission that the BECs grow an....

LaSallian Educators Conference in Taiping

The four-day 6th Malaysian LaSallian Educators’ Conference (MaLEC 6) themed Transformation of LaSallian Schools: Inspiring Dign....

Seeking closeness to the Lord at Mercy Night

As a build-up to the parish feast of the Church of St Francis of Assisi (SFA), more than 230 parishioners converged on Sept 26 fo....

Christian ministers told to perform gay 'weddings' or face jail time

Two Christian ministers in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, could face legal punishment or be forced to sell their nearly 100-year-old wedding chapel for declin....

Formation for marriage can't end at the wedding, Catholic couple says

As the Church continues to reflect on the pastoral needs of the family following the recent Synod of Bishops, there has emerged the need for marriage....

Work, Pray, Love: Archbishop Chaput's advice for modern Christians

Religious believers should acknowledge that they are now “strangers” in U.S. society, in part because of their own failures, but should neverthel....

Nepal, an "audio-Bible" to bring Christ’s message to villages

A digitally recorded "audio-Bible" to bring the Christian message as many people as possible and "protect them from false religious practices".
"The Christian is a man or a woman who knows how to wait for Jesus and this is a man or woman of hope" said Pope Francis during morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta.
Christ wants to see us reconciled rather than living as enemies, Pope Francis said in his homily at Mass on Tuesday, explaining that a true Christian lives with this hope.
In its message for the Hindu festival of Diwali, which this year falls on 23 October, the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue noted that whilst globalisation has opened up new avenues for development in the world.
There is a terrorism of "previously unimaginable dimensions" in the Middle East and many Christians are being persecuted "in the general indifference of many.
A digitally recorded "audio-Bible" to bring the Christian message as many people as possible and "protect them from false religious practices".
In its message for the Hindu festival of Diwali, which this year falls on 23 October, the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue noted that whilst globalisation has opened up new avenues for development in the world.
Addressing those gathered in Saint Peter’s Square on Sunday for the beatification of Paul VI, Pope Francis reminded Christians who live out the Gospel message that they are “God’s newness” both “in the Church and in the world.”
Much has been said and written about the new wave of inclusiveness being promoted by the Bishop of Rome, with the ongoing Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family, currently underway in Rome, discussing some thorny issues regarding the family.
we have verses in the Psalms, in passages that we pray liturgically, where we ask God to bash the heads of the children of our enemies against a rock.
Although I grew up in a loving, safe, and nurturing family and community, one of the dominant memories of my childhood and teenage years is that of being restless and somehow discontented.
The Sacrament of Confirmation was celebrated in the Parish of Our Mother of Perpetual Help (OMPH) Ipoh on 27 September 2014.
Eighteen years have passed since Sonia Kaur, who has Down’s Symdrome, received her first Holy Communion. She currently works as a helper in the Down’s Syndrome centre in Kuala Terengganu.
The Church is very mindful of the challenge facing our youth where there are many distractions and temptation which can undermine their faith.
Do you obey our Papal view that “ A Bible in every family! Don't just put it on a shelf, but to keep it at hand, to read it often, every day, either individually or together with family.”
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Editorial

t is sad that the honorable de facto Law Minister, Nancy Shukri had defended Perkasa’s Ibrahim Ali’s call to burn bibles as ‘committing no wrong’ in a statement in Parliament.

Focus

Collegiality, decentralisation and subsidiarity: Francis' dramatic push

Much has been said and written about the new wave of inclusiveness being promoted by the Bishop of Rome, with the ongoing Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family, currently underway in Rome, discussing some thorny issues regarding the family.

Letters to Editor

Can Fr Ron’s column be translated into Tamil too?

The articles by Fr Ron Rolheiser in the HERALD are a welcome read. It gives one a lot of food for thought. I read both the English version and the Bahasa translation.

Sunday Reflections

It is fitting that the gospel readings in October and November frequently focus on radical discipleship. Late fall in the United States is, after all, the time of political choices, a season of elections, partisanship, and rival loyalties.