Focus

  • Welcoming those without a home

    Feb 05, 2016

    The Catechism of the Catholic Church (No. 2447) states that one of the corporal works of mercy is "sheltering the homeless."

  • Food for Thought

    Feb 05, 2016

    During the Year of Mercy, Pope Francis has urged Catholics not just to learn more about the works of mercy but also to take action.

  • Eucharistic Congress: World leaders should be more like Pope Francis

    Feb 05, 2016

    The Pope’s envoy to the 51st International Eucharistic Congress taking place this week in the Philippines has said leaders should follow the example of Pope Francis who goes to the margins to connect with the poor, reports Catholic News Service.

  • Welcoming and sheltering the homeless stranger

    Feb 05, 2016

    I wonder how the prodigal son would have appeared to others as he made his way back to his father's home from the "distant country where he squandered his inheritance on a life of dissipation."

  • Christ’s Presence — A Commitment to respectful dialogue

    Feb 05, 2016

    Pope Francis sent a videomessage to the International Eucharistic Congress that ended Jan 29 in Cebu, Philippines.

  • Eucharistic Congress calls on the Philippines to spread gospel

    Feb 05, 2016

    The special envoy of Pope Francis told a gathering of hundreds of thousands in the Philippines Sunday, Jan 31 that they had a special role to play in spreading the gospel, even to developed nations.

  • The Year of the Monkey

    Feb 05, 2016

    The Emperor ‘deified’ the monkey, or at least, he conferred upon it the August title of “The Great Sage equal to Heaven.”

  • Food for Thought

    Jan 29, 2016

    If a brother or sister has nothing to wear and has no food for the day, and one of you says to them, 'Go in peace, keep warm, and eat well,' but you do not give them the necessities of the body, what good is it?" (Jas 2:14-16).

  • Fewer students taking up the Bible Knowledge subject

    Jan 29, 2016

    The learning and teaching of the Bible Knowledge subject in all national schools is one of the accomplishments achieved by the United Pasokmomogun Kadazandusun Murut Organization (UPKO), having fought for that right for so long but, unfortunately.

  • Clothing the naked in the city

    Jan 29, 2016

    Before he was Pope Francis, Father Jorge Bergoglio lived in the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires, a metropolitan city of almost 3 million.