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Simple Truths – Cut them off

Simple Truths – Cut them off

There are people that you need to cut off from your life. This is a simple truth but one that is a hard pill for many to swallow. These people sap and drain your l

Simple Truths – When rainy days never come

Simple Truths – When rainy days never come

My generation spent little on ourselves, always with the conviction that we did not need this ‘little luxury’. Should a nice gift be presented to us it would b

Mary, The New Eve – Immaculately Conceived

Mary, The New Eve – Immaculately Conceived

The seven day structure thus points to a covenant – the swearing of oaths to forge family bonds. It shows us that God created us to be His family.

Family: Living presence of Jesus

Family: Living presence of Jesus

Every Christian family wants the presence of Jesus in it and around it but forgets what Jesus promised- where two or three gather in my name, there I will be. This

‘Can-a’ Wedding have no Wine?

‘Can-a’ Wedding have no Wine?

Cana in Galilee is celebrated as the scene of Jesus’ first miracle. In the Gospel of John it is the place of the first two public miracles Of Jesus in Galilee; t

Holy Land – The builder of a Holy Family

Holy Land – The builder of a Holy Family

In the city of Nazareth is the Church of the Annunciation built over the home of Mary and the place of the annunciation. This is also the home of Joseph and Jesus

As Christians we are a Risen People

As Christians we are a Risen People

This day must remind all the Christians that they are a risen people, a people who will not feel defeated, will not feel let down, will not give up but will go for

Family in an age of individual as the citizen

Family in an age of individual as the citizen

And being with the other and the other being with myself is the core of a family and whenever a Christian recites the Lord’s prayer calling God “Our Father”

Bringing up children in a multi-rite context

Bringing up children in a multi-rite context

Parents need to instill in the children the strong sense that they belong to Jesus who was born for all human beings and the apostles took that Jesus beyond the bo

Jesus for every home: Build an interior castle

Jesus for every home: Build an interior castle

Select an image of Jesus that you like most, it can be the Sacred Heart of Jesus, it can be the world wonder Christ the Redeemer of Brazil, or the Jesus whom Saint

Migrant families and parental church: Tensions and solutions

Migrant families and parental church: Tensions and solutions

The predominant concern of a migrant Catholic family is to provide economic security for its members and a Catholic education for the children along with their hea

A praying family is a healthy family

A praying family is a healthy family

In whatever family he has gone, the healing has always taken place. Take the healing of Peter’s mother –in-law, the moment Jesus steps in, her fever leaves her

Memorial of the Guardian Angels

Memorial of the Guardian Angels

The Catechism of the Catholic Church proclaims that “from infancy to death, human life is surrounded by the angels’ watchful care and intercession. Beside each

Meghraj: A new church for a new people

Meghraj: A new church for a new people

Holy Family Church in Meghraj, nestled by the green-carpeted Aravalli Range, the oldest fold mountain of India, is in an idyllic location where the population is m

Feast of Saint Matthew, Apostle and evangelist

Feast of Saint Matthew, Apostle and evangelist

Why could Matthew not be like Simon, Andrew, James or John? What was so wrong in honest living even if you smelled of fish the whole day? Matthew’s professional

Family is not for breaking but for being one

Family is not for breaking but for being one

All in a family must accept the fact that they are destined to be one in heart and mind irrespective of all other differences.

Robert Bellarmine: Saintly voice of good government

Robert Bellarmine: Saintly voice of good government

Ensuring order is the first priority of any government because God by his very nature is order as we read in the first chapter of the Genesis where He brings order

Goodness as fig leaf: Devil in angel’s appearance

Goodness as fig leaf: Devil in angel’s appearance

Saint Paul has spoken so perspicaciously about such people in 2 Corinthians: 14: “Even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light.” And we need to ask why s

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