Focus

  • Pope Francis carries on Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy of Christian nonviolence

    Apr 13, 2018

    Both men experienced injustice, but neither responded with violence nor remained silent. They showed great faith in God and the strength of love as an effective force for social transformation.

  • Fifty years ago, we lost a great and genuine Christian prophet

    Apr 13, 2018

    Fifty years ago on April 4, 1968, the Rev Martin Luther King Jr. was killed in Memphis, Tennessee.

  • The Joy of Truth: Rediscovering Jesus in Today’s World

    Apr 12, 2018

    Pope Francis, since his election, has introduced the theme of ‘joy’ in three of his writings, The Joy of the Gospel (Evangelii Gaudium), The Joy of Lo

  • Food for Thought

    Apr 06, 2018

    To prepare for Divine Mercy Sunday, Catholics can pray a novena beginning on Good Friday, nine days before the feast of mercy.

  • St John Paul II’s devotion to divine mercy

    Apr 06, 2018

    There are many notable things about the life and papacy of St John Paul II, but the most notable is his devotion to the divine mercy.

  • St Faustina Kowalska and divine mercy

    Apr 06, 2018

    Considered a mystic, St Faustina Kowalska spread the message of divine mercy in her personal journal called “Divine Mercy in My Soul.”

  • The meaning of Holy Week

    Mar 28, 2018

    Holy Week is most definitely a very sacred time of the year, for it is now that we will commemorate and remember the last week of Jesus’ life on this earth.

  • The evolution of Easter

    Mar 28, 2018

    Easter has been heavily commercialised by the confectionary, greeting card and the clothing industry, yet Easter remains a sacred time and sacred day.

  • Food for Thought

    Mar 28, 2018

    St Mary Magdalene is often called the “apostle to the apostles.” She is the first to see the resurrected Lord on Easter morning, and Jesus commissions

  • We are witnesses

    Mar 28, 2018

    In the teaching of the Second Vatican Council and all the popes since, we hear over and over again, that evangelisation is the primary task of the Chu