Category: Christian World

4620764500000578-5061763-In_his_improvised_remarks_to_the_tens_of_thousands_of_people_in_-a-6_1510145573101 0

HEART IN THE SMARTPHONE

The Telegraph, Calcutta Edition 11 November 2017 Editorial  A wonderful editorial in the Telegraph Calcutta on the Pope's admonition of the Clergy and the faithful for use of their cell phones during Mass. He said this on Wednesday 8th November...

AHMEDABAD-FORMERPMMANMOHANSINHINGUJARATjpg 0

Black-and-white rap on Modi

THE TELEGRAPH CALCUTTA THE TELEGRAPH SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT NEW DELHI 08 November 2017 Cover Image: Former Prime Minster Manmohan Singh during a meeting with Gujarat traders on Tuesday 7th November 2017 (Photo credit: Vijay Soneji)   Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is...

maxresdefault 0

Evangelisation of a Kingdom

Joseph Mattappally, Asso. Editor, CCV. A Syro-Malabar Bishop is inviting Nurses to UK through officially authorising a reruiting agency to work on behalf of the diocese. It is perhaps, the beginning of a big scam or lasting shame to the community. I...

Hunger 0

Christian way to address Hunger Pangs

  Isaac Gomes, Asso. Editor, Church Citizens' Voice, tries to explore how the Indian Church can actively combat the curse of hunger through effective database management and use of its resources.   Readers will recall a report captioned “Alarm as...

Global Hunder Index 2017 0

Stunted Spectres

  India is the land of hungry children: high growth and wasting bodies. One main reason for this is the present Government's drastic cut in budget allocation for Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) and Mid-day Meal Programme. ICDS is a programme which provides...

1509527125 0

Bishop’s scandal a rude awakening for Church in Indonesia

https://w2.vatican.va/content/benedict-xvi/en/messages/pont-messages/2012/documents/hf_ben-xvi_mes_20120810_fiac.html Cover image: Bishop Hubertus Leteng of Ruteng resigned on October 11 amid allegations of having a mistress and misappropriating church funds. (Photo courtesy of Indonesian Bishops Conference)   LA CROIX INTERNATIONAL Kanis Dursin, Jakarta  Indonesia November 1, 2017   The...

51651784370eae6242fe8d1de2e04245 0

Did Jesus really die on the cross?

Joseph Mattappally (Asso. editor – CCV) All that are printed, even if there is a footnote that this is the outcome of a long held investigation, need not necessarily be factual. Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code (2002), which claims an...

Varghese Pamplanil 1

Pamplanil responds!

Our friend Varghese Pamplanil wrote the article in the CCV: Man sinner or crown & glory of creation?  The New World! on Oct. 27th,  and Dennis Daniel from Chennai, commented on it and wrote the following: Denis Daniel.  28/10/2017 at 11:56...

Dictators 0

A STRIKING RESEMBLANCE

  Here is another mind-boggling article which is a trademark of Chhotebhai.  Isaac Gomes, Asso. Editor, Church Citizens' Voice..   Those who don’t learn the lessons of history are condemned to repeat the same mistakes. I see a striking resemblance...

Lawyers-in-India 0

Madras High Court axe on 700 ‘ fake’ lawyers

The Telegraph, Calcutta 27th October 2017   A fortnight ago reports appeared in various newspapers and news channels that India ranked 100 out of 119 countries in Global Hunger Index (GHI)  2017 report released by Washington-based International Food Policy Research...

GettyImages_847167468 0

Rohingya’s agony echoes genocide of Tutsis in Rwanda

LA CROIX INTERNATIONAL Rock Ronald Rozario, Dhaka Bangladesh October 25, 2017   Cover Image: Rohingya ethnic minority people fleeing to a temporary makeshift camp, Thursday, September 14, 2017.  Ahmed Salahuddin/NurPhoto via Getty Images   The ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya in...