Here are the ten best Pope Francis quotes from the first year of his pontificate, as selected by Carol Glatz of Catholic News Service.
Movie Reviews- 300: Rise of an Empire/ About Last Night/ August: Osage County/ I, Frankenstein/ The Lego Movie
300: Rise of an Empire By Joseph McAleer, Catholic News Service Blood and guts sloshing across the big screen in slow motion 3-D must be someone’s idea of a cinematic treat; otherwise, we’d have been spared “300: Rise of an Empire”. The film, both a prequel and a sequel to 2007′s “300,” serves up a second [...]
From John Lee, Johannesburg I applaud the editorial in The Southern Cross of February 26 asking whether we are evangelising and doing so in imitation of Christ. Unfortunately, the word evangelise is still seen by many Catholics as somewhat “Protestant”. In the past, “mission” was seen as conveying to non-Catholics the glories of the one, true [...]
Laudate omnes gentes – is the first line of Psalm 117 in Latin. In our parish it is sung in place of the Alleluia during Lent. In case you didn’t a) Know the Latin or b) Know what it meant – here’s the Latin and the translation. Laudate omnes gentes, laudate Dominum Sing praises, all you peoples, [...]
The board of directors had seen a gradual passing of the torch. On June 15, 1979, chairman Jean Pothier died suddenly. He had served on the board for nearly 33 years, and 24 of these as director. He was followed by William Houghton, who steered The Southern Cross through the turbulent ‘80s before his death [...]
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- Top 10 Pope Francis quotes March 13, 2014
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- Southern Cross history – Part 7: 1990 to the present March 12, 2014