Author: Isaac_gomes

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WE ARE ‘EASTER PEOPLE’!

  -Fr. Cedric Prakash SJ*   Easter is Faith– the simple, pure faith of ordinary people, who know that Jesus, our Risen Lord is truly the Messiah; the one who has come to set them free from earthly bondages and...

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Notes for Votes? Lies,cash,liquor and elections

Cover image: Lok Sabha election 2019: Seizure of cash, drugs/narcotics, golds and other valuables has already crossed the figures of 2014 Lok Sabha election. (Photo: ANI)   A national survey saw 41 per cent of our voters admitting that their votes...

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Papacy disappearing? 2 Popes or a shadow Pope?

Cover image: Retired Pope Benedict XVI greets cardinals before a consistory for the creation of new cardinals in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican in this Feb. 22, 2014, file photo. (CNS/Paul Hing)     What about having two prime...

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“ABOUNA FRANS WILL NEVER DIE!”

  Cover image: Fr. Frans Van Der Lugt, lovingly called ‘Abouna Frans’, was brutally gunned down in Homs Syria on April 7 2014.   Fr Cedric Prakash SJ*   Miryiam (name changed) spoke in a steely voice, but with passion as tears welled in her eyes, “Yes, they...

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Papal ring is in question! To kiss or not to kiss?

    REUTERS in DECCAN CHRONICLE  Mar 27, 2019   The evolving Catholic Church culture now presents a new dilemma of whether kissing the pope’s hand is appropriate or not.   Cover Photo: While visiting a Catholic shrine in Loreto on Monday, Pope...

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ROMERO: Worthy of Emulation

  – Fr Cedric Prakash SJ*   On 14 October  2018, Pope Francis canonised Archbishop Oscar Romero. In his homily during the ceremony, the Holy Father lauded Romero for leaving "the security of the world, even his own safety, in...