There is a challenge that faces many young adults in Africa and other countries that were once colonies of European nations: it is the question whether Christianity is a colonial religion or not.
Sheep husbandry — feeding caring and protecting animals is an ancient internship for God’s leaders. CAROL GLATZ demonstrates that it still has invaluable application for the modern Church.
“On the evening of that first day of the week,” according to the Gospel of John, “when the doors were locked, where the disciples were…Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, ‘Peace be with you.’ ”
By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service God’s plan for fruitful, everlasting unions between a man and woman has been lost in a world filled with skepticism, distrust and hostility, Pope Francis said.
What did Jesus look like? The gospels give us no physical description of the Son of God. GÜNTHER SIMMERMACHER looks for Jesus’ face.
By Laura Ieraci, Catholic News Service To avoid living like pagans, Christians must guard against the temptation of “slipping toward worldliness and power” and of seeking Jesus only to fulfil their material interests, said Pope Francis.
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- Is Christianity a Colonial Religion? April 26, 2015
- Shepherding as Internship for Church Leaders April 26, 2015
- Mass Readings 26 April – 3 May, 2015 April 24, 2015
- Movie Review- Get Hard / The Book Of Life April 24, 2015
- “Peace Be With You” April 23, 2015