Recent Editorial

  • Ideological fanatics divide the Christian community, Pope says

    May 26, 2017

    Christians who turn doctrine into ideology commit a grave mistake that upsets souls and divides the Church, Pope Francis said.

  • A theology in dialogue

    May 26, 2017

    Henri-Jeromme Gagey, a former dean at the Catholic Institute of Paris, believes that in responding to the current “anthropological revolution", theology needs to display “clinical responsibility”.

  • Ahok is innocent and Indonesia needs him

    May 26, 2017

    The recent sentencing of Ahok, the Christian Chinese-Indonesian Governor of Jakarta, to two years in jail for blasphemy, is not a small thing. Jakarta alone has a population of roughly ten million people.

  • Two child Saints

    May 19, 2017

    History was made at the shrine of Fatima at 10.30am on May 13, when Pope Francis declared that Francisco Marto and his sister Jacinta are saints.

  • Pope’s accepts questions from journalists

    May 19, 2017

    Pope’s accepts questions from journalists

  • Pope reconnects with Vatican Council II

    May 12, 2017

    Ever since his election, Francis has insisted that the world is currently involved in World War III. He’s argued that this inter-continental conflict is being waged “piecemeal” in various parts of the planet.

  • Don’t say ‘We have always done things this way’

    May 12, 2017

    An extremely important address Pope Francis directed on April 27 to an international congress of Catholic Action (CA) was overshadowed. This CA, a lay movement begun in the late 1800s in Europe, is now most prominent in Italy.

  • Depressive disorder more common today

    May 12, 2017

    In Malaysia today, most people seldom think about mental health. Public awareness about this subject is painfully inadequate.

  • Pope Francis and Coptic Pope agree not to re-baptise

    May 05, 2017

    Pope Francis’ trip to Egypt was marked Friday, April 28, by a significant step forward in ecumenical relations between the Roman Catholic and Coptic Orthodox Churches.

  • Pope Francis scores on multiple fronts

    May 05, 2017

    Pope Francis scored a triple win on his two-day visit to Egypt: a win for peace, a win for Christian-Muslim relations and a win for ecumenism.