Columns

  • What’s in a farewell?

    Jun 03, 2022

    In his farewell speech in John’s Gospel, Jesus tells us that he is going away but that he will leave us a parting gift, the gift of his peace, and that we will experience this gift in the spirit he leaves behind.

  • Returning through our stories

    Jun 03, 2022

    Pentecost renews our definitions and boundaries. The Holy Spirit always renews our views of mission and our ways of being Church.

  • Practical versus theoretical ~ Part 3 ~

    Jun 03, 2022

    Each stage of a child’s life is interdependent as the others for crisis mastery. Therefore, parents, caregivers and pastors, seek to meet developmental crisis in children all in “one piece” because the experiences and responses of childhood are the foundation of “personality and faith”.

  • The Simple Life

    Jun 03, 2022

    Beginning this month, we will have a monthly comic strip on “The Simple Life”. Created by Dr Steven Selvaraju, this is a comic strip that wishes to tell simple stories of life and faith.

  • Abortion’s brutal hidden truth

    Jun 03, 2022

    An unborn baby is not a part of a woman’s body. But is a new human life, totally separate from the mother’s body. And while the baby in-utero needs the support of the mother’s body as he or she develops, nonetheless, the baby and the mother are positively two separate human beings. Thus the “Bans of

  • Naming the present moment — some metaphors to digest

    May 27, 2022

    Not everything can be fixed or cured, but it should be named properly. Richard Rohr said that. James Hillman suggested something similar when he wrote that a symptom suffers most when it doesn’t know where it belongs.

  • You are called to belong, not just to believe

    May 27, 2022

    The most wonderful thing is that our Lord ensures that we are given the best help by way of the Holy Spirit at Confirmation, to guide us throughout our lives, provided we call upon this divine assistance instead of just depending on our human strength and ability.

  • Tapping into a higher level of consciousness

    May 27, 2022

    In recent days, concerns have been raised about the high level of food imports and rising food prices. Many among the working class are struggling to make ends meet.

  • Not just any piece of cake

    May 27, 2022

    God became man to turn creatures into sons; not simply to produce better men of the old kind but to produce a new kind of man.

  • Restoring order on a disorderly planet

    May 27, 2022

    Christians have long held on to the belief that the material world was created by God and is fundamentally connected to God’s goodness. Even the early Christians exhort that the beauty of creation reflected God’s glory.