Recent Editorial

  • Turn the other cheek, lose sight of the future

    Dec 11, 2014

    Christians in Sabah and Sarawak! You cannot believe that a swathe of water and some Immigration powers can ring fence your states from the tide of religious intolerance, racism and chauvinism sweeping through this country.

  • Europe has been warned

    Dec 04, 2014

    When Pope Francis berated the European Union last Tuesday, 25th November, for having lost its vision, he was pushing buttons in all its 28 member states.

  • A message of hope

    Dec 04, 2014

    “I would like, as a pastor, to offer a message of hope and encouragement to all the citizens of Europe.

  • True and false reform of the Roman Curia?

    Dec 04, 2014

    The blueprint for a major reorganization of the Roman Curia is ready. And Pope Francis on Nov 24, called together all the current heads of the Vatican’s major offices (the nine congregations, three tribunals, 12 pontifical councils and several other bureaus) to explain the plan, get their reactions and hear their suggestions.

  • Cardinal Nichols says Pope Francis appreciates the ‘pragmatic minority’ temperament of English Catholicism

    Nov 27, 2014

    Cardinal Vincent Nichols said this week that he believes Pope Francis appreciates the experience of the English Catholic Church in learning to exist in a culture that does not always agree with it.

  • Interfaith leaders unite on marriage

    Nov 27, 2014

    Leaders from various faith traditions around the globe are backing the union of a man and woman as an inherently complimentary human reality that transcends even the difference of religion.

  • Pope of the poor provides showers

    Nov 27, 2014

    Pope Francis, the pope of the poor, had showers installed for people who are homeless in St Peter’s Square.

  • Ending the Bible grab with no apologies, but a warning

    Nov 20, 2014

    The Bibles that were seized by the Selangor Islamic Department (Jais) from The Bible Society of Malaysia (BSM) on January 2 were returned to Christians in Sarawak today through the Association of Churches in Sarawak (ACS), in a ceremony at the Selangor palace in Shah Alam.

  • The protagonist of Pre-Vatican II liturgy (Tridentine Liturgy)

    Nov 20, 2014

    Cardinal Burke, during these past six or so years in Rome, has emerged as perhaps the most liturgically and doctrinally retrodox prelate in the Church.

  • Cadinal Burke transferred

    Nov 20, 2014

    Pope Francis’ transfer of Cardinal Raymond Burke from being the Vatican’s “chief justice” to a mere cardinal-protector of the Knights of Malta, has intensified yet more irresponsible talk of schism within the Catholic Church.