Movie Review – Tammy / Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

Tammy By Kurt Jensen, Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) – “Tammy” (Warner Bros.) makes a stab at adding pathos to the well-worn genre of road-trip-with-salty-granny.

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Mass Readings – 31 August – 7 September, 2014

Liturgical Calendar Year A – Weekdays Cycle Year 2 Sunday, August 31, 22nd Sunday Jeremiah 20:7-9, Psalm 63:2-6, 8-9, Romans 12:1-2, Matthew 16:21-27 Monday, September 1 Genesis 2:4-9, 15, Psalm 90:2-5, 12-14, 16, Matthew 6:31-34 Tuesday, September 2 1 Corinthians 2:10-16, Psalm 145:8-14, Luke 4:31-37 Wednesday, September 3, St Gregory the Great 1 Corinthians 3:1-9, [...]

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Pope: Being mean-spirited may be human, but it’s not Christian

By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Envy, jealousy and meanness are human instincts, but they are not Christian, since the division they cause among believers is the work of the devil, Pope Francis said.

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Assumption reading disappoints

Fr Bonaventure Hinwood OMI, Pretoria I was seriously disappointed when I listened to the first reading for the Mass of the Assumption to find that they have left out the second part of the opening sentence.

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Stand up to the SABC

Catholics will feel snubbed by the decision by the SABC to renege on its promise, made in 2010, to broadcast the pope’s Christmas Eve Mass live every year. This is an issue around which Catholics must be called to unite.

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My cup of coffee with the Lord

BY KARIN HUMAN My parish of Christ the King in Queenswood, Pretoria is one of only a few in the archdiocese to have Perpetual Adoration. In Queenswood, it has been in practice for more than ten years, without a break.

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