Category: Other Writers

The Trinity, like a C-major

By Fr Allan Moss OMI – The sacred liturgy on Trinity Sunday proclaims: How great is your name, O Lord our God, through all the earth! (Ps 8:2). In the Old Testament, God’s sacred...

50 Years since the Church embraced Jews

BY SR MARIE ANDR MITCHELL SND On October 28 the Church will mark the 50th anniversary of the document that broke new ground in interfaith relations: Nostra Aetate. More Stories: Believing in God is...

How to Remain Catholic

BY MBONGISENI NYATHI Most Catholics would like to enrich their faith and spiritual life but many, it seems, are not sure how to do so. Some do not understand or appreciate the rituals...

A Tough Time to be a Christian

By Fr Lawrence Mduduzi Ndlovu Earlier this year, the British Equality and Human Rights Commission published its findings on a survey on religion and belief. It found that religious, especially Christian, people in the...

Where Mercy and Faithfulness Meet

BY Fr Larry Kaufmann CSsR Pope Francis Misericordiae Vultus, which proclaims the Jubilee Year of Mercy for 2016, is truly a word of hope. I was able to share some of its message of...

How to Understand Easter

BY FATHER KEVIN REYNOLDS – Because Holy Week commemorates the culmination of Christ’s human life, it is observed by Christians as the most sacred time of the year. Its first day, Palm Sunday, recalls Christ’s...

False Light brings Darkness

BYDEACON GREG GARNIE At the Easter Vigil we chant three times the words Lumen Christi Christ Our Light in the midst of darkness as the light of the Easter candle illuminates the darkness....