Tag Archives: Catholic Church

New Evangelization and the Human Desire for Christ

Yesterday we began meditating upon strategies of evangelization as we find them in the Acts of the Apostles. We considered how it was the desire for the salvation of the jailer’s soul that kept Paul and Silas in prison, for even when the doors had been opened by the angel, they did not leave. So… Read More »

Christian Life Is A Response To Love – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (12 Sep 2019)

The foundation of Christian faith is not laws. It is not about fulfilling laws because no matter how much we try, we will not be able to fulfill all the laws. Sometimes when we follow the laws, it is also motivated by pride because we are doing all these things as if others cannot do… Read More »

Social Media Policing – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (13 Sep 2019)

If we want to judge, what must we do? First, we need to examine ourselves. We need to judge ourselves. Because the judgement we render to others actually is a reflection of who we are. A good man and holy man will always react with compassion, with understanding, with forgiveness. So the first thing we… Read More »

Highest Ranking Member Of Catholic Church Going To Prison

WILL PULL HUNTING GEAR FROM 125 STORES STARTING IN AUGUST. IT WILL REPLACE THE FIREARMS WITH OTHER SPORTING GOODS. LAST YEAR, THEY ANNOUNCED THEY WOULD BAN SALES OF A STALLED STYLE WEAPONS. THIS MORNING, THE HIGHEST RANKING MEMBER OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH TO BE FOUND GUILTY OF ABUSE IS HEADING TO PRISON. THE CARDINAL WAS… Read More »

Here’s why the ethical priorities of the Catholic Church are so badly warped

 As Pennsylvania investigators worked to confirm up to 1000 cases of sexual abusecommitted by Catholic priests, a panel of Catholic ethicist-theologians appointed by the bishops was also hard at work  Like the Pennsylvania team, the panel serving the bishops sought to ensure that Church-affiliated institutions weren’t ignoring sexual evils  Good on them! you might think. They’re finally taking responsibility for the mess… Read More »

Called To Be An Apostle Of Mercy – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (09 Sep 2019)

What this world needs most today is mercy and compassion. Unfortunately, this world is filled with wounded people, broken people, hurtful people. People are just retaliating against one another. You read the social media, full of angry words. It is not about helping you, it is not about encouraging you, it is not about uplifting… Read More »

India: The work of the Catholic Church with indigenous people

Welcome to Aid to the Church In Need’s Where God Weeps — weekly program dedicated to the situation of the suffering Church around the world. Arunachal Pradesh – a state lying on India’s Northeastern edge at the foot of the Himalayas, a region bordered by China, Tibet, Burma and Bhutan – is inhabited by twenty… Read More »

Ushering in a new leader: Diocese of Fresno installs sixth bishop

THE JURY WILL IS MADE UP OF 6 MEN AND 6 WOMEN, WITH 2 ALTERNATES. OPENING STATEMENTS WILL BEGIN AT 9:30 TOMORROW MORNING . ARAMBULA IS ACCUSED OF CHILD CRUELTY AGAINST HIS 7- YEAR OLD DAUGHTER. ALEXAN IN FAITH MATTERS… USHERING IN A NEW LEADER. THE DIOCESE OF FRESNO FORMALLY INSTALLED ITS NEW BISHOP… BISHOP… Read More »