Author: Isaac_gomes

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ASK AND YOU SHALL RECEIVE – THE ART OF RECEIVING

A wonderful and interesting article from Joseph Mani, the famous writer of the thought-provoking and challenging  Book BEYOND GODS & SCRIPTURES. Isaac Gomes, Associate Editor, Church Citizens'  Voice. Joseph Mani  Once a Papa met a Mummy under a willow tree.                    ...

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Editorial: One pope is quite enough

Pope Benedict XVI walks down steps after giving a talk at the conclusion of a Mass for the Knights of Malta in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Feb. 10, 2013, two days before he announced his resignation. The retired...

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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...