Month: June 2016

Our Harvest Chairman Goes For His Family Harvest Thanksgiving

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The 7.00 am mass started on a good note with the church packed full all thanks to the clement weather. Everyone seemed to be in high spirits to witness Christ [...]

Harvest of Great Mercy in the Jubilee Year of Mercy

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Harvest season is a special time for bringing gifts to God in thanksgiving for all that He has done and would do; it is also a special period in the catholic [...]

Covenant Sunday: A Day To Remember

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The day had finally come. The much anticipated 2016 Harvest of Great Mercy Covenant Sunday was upon us. The parishioners defiled all odds by attending the [...]

For Pope Francis, the Catholic laity can transform the world

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The Church should always value the transformative power of faith-filled laity who are willing to serve the Gospel, Pope Francis said Friday. [...]

We must forgive: a bishop’s message after a horrendous Nigerian massacre

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After the sorrow of an April massacre in southeastern Nigeria, a Catholic bishop said the killers of dozens of people must still be forgiven. [...]

How the Pope’s visit to Auschwitz will shape World Youth Day

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Since the very first World Youth Day in 1986, the international Catholic event has been marked by prayer, music, and fellowship among thousands of young people [...]

Are you ‘bothered’ by the cry of the poor? If so, it’s a problem, Pope says

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Pope Francis said Wednesday that we must listen to the cries of the poor and needy, resisting the temptation to close our hearts because we are “bothered” [...]

Pope: Disabled persons should be loved, not hidden from society

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On Sunday, Pope Francis denounced the increasingly prevalent mentality which claims that sick and disabled persons cannot be happy, and should be kept out of [...]

Social media, WYD, and a ‘tweetable’ Pope – evangelizing in a digital era

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As thousands of young people prepare to hit Krakow in July for World Youth Day, the race to spread the word about the event is well underway, with organizers [...]

Jesus wants people to strive for ideal, but settle disputes, Pope says

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VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- A "my way or the highway" attitude is not Catholic -- it's heretical, Pope Francis said. "Jesus always walks with us, he gives us the [...]