Focus

  • KL Archdiocese’s 2015 Lenten Campaign

    Feb 13, 2015

    The Lenten Campaign is a faith-based programme of the Church aimed at actively encouraging the faithful to be fully immersed in the three key practices of prayer (Mt. 6:6), fasting (Mt. 6:17) and almsgiving (Mt. 6:2) during the annual observance of Lent.

  • Our eyes as windows to our soul

    Feb 13, 2015

    Most all of us worry about aging, especially about how it affects our bodies.

  • Food For Thought

    Feb 13, 2015

    Ash Wednesday, though not a holy day of obligation, seems to enjoy an incredible amount of popularity.

  • Toward Lent with ashes and humility

    Feb 13, 2015

    Our Lenten journey begins with repentance. And one definition of “repentance” is to humble oneself before the Lord. In the past, in addition to the ashes we still receive on Ash Wednesday, Christians would don a sackcloth at the start of this journey.

  • lAsh Wednesday’s embrace on a journey towards change

    Feb 13, 2015

    There are three days within the Church’s liturgical year that are guaranteed to bring people to a church service. The first two are Christmas and Easter.

  • Food For Thought

    Feb 06, 2015

    Dominican Sr Barbara E. Reid of Grand Rapids, Michigan, wrote in an essay that during ordinary time in the liturgical year, “it may seem more natural to settle into the ordinary ways in which we have been living out our discipleship.”

  • When ordinary time is less than ordinary

    Feb 06, 2015

    From their earliest days, humans have felt the need to chart the passing of time.

  • Rereading the life of Christ in ordinary time

    Feb 06, 2015

    Take care not to disembody Jesus. That advice is derived from “The Joy of the Gospel,” Pope Francis’ widely read 2013 apostolic exhortation.

  • Coming soon to the Vatican: haircuts for Rome’s homeless

    Feb 06, 2015

    The Vatican’s continued efforts to help the homeless of Rome have expanded beyond showers and bathrooms at St. Peter’s Square, with a barber shop set to open soon.

  • A love for peripheries, the link between Pope Francis and St John Bosco

    Feb 06, 2015

    Though he is member of the Society of Jesus, Pope Francis shares with the Salesians of St. John Bosco a love for the peripheries, and this is why he has often visited Salesian structures during his pastoral visits.