Recent Editorial

  • In the time of pandemic

    Mar 29, 2020

    Every day seems like another tipping point in the global coronavirus pandemic, bringing developments we might not have imagined possible just twenty-four hours earlier. March 15, the third Sunday of Lent, saw a wave of unprecedented cancellations of public Masses in Catholic dioceses around the world.

  • Pope stymied by the coronavirus

    Mar 29, 2020

    In times of public crisis, people look to their elected leaders for guidance and direction.

  • Coronavirus Policy: Activating the antibodies of Catholicism

    Mar 29, 2020

    The coronavirus COVID-19 is spreading around the world, generating a syndrome of universal contagion. Humanity’s system of worldwide interconnection gives us a paradoxical experience: the more connected we are, the more contact can turn into contagion, communication into contamination, influences into infections.

  • Coronavirus Policy: Activating the antibodies of Catholicism

    Mar 21, 2020

    The coronavirus COVID-19 is spreading around the world, generating a syndrome of universal contagion.

  • Never permit me to be separated from You

    Mar 21, 2020

    As Catholics, we aim to keep holy on the Sabbath by attending Mass. The Mass also provides us the opportunity to praise, worship, receive the Eucharist as a community and remember Christ’s love and that He died for us.

  • Manila Bishops call off Holy Week celebrations

    Mar 21, 2020

    Bishops in the Philippine capital have cancelled all liturgical celebrations during Holy Week, including pilgrimages and devotions.

  • What does the Cabinet line-up say about the new Government?

    Mar 14, 2020

    Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin came to power after a week of elite political machinations that saw key defections (including his own) from the governing Pakatan Harapan coalition.

  • Weaker parties and erosion of trust

    Mar 14, 2020

    Malaysian politics is changing. These changes began long before the power grab of the new Government.

  • Understanding and reducing the fear of Covid-19

    Mar 14, 2020

    It is normal to fear the unknown, especially if it affects our health, if we can’t see who has it, and if we are told it might be fatal.

  • Coronavirus epidemic slows in Korea for the third consecutive day

    Mar 14, 2020

    The coronavirus epidemic in the country is showing signs of slowing down: new infections are falling for the third consecutive day and mark the lowest daily number since 26 February, note health authorities.