Pastoral Concerns

Pope Francis in Thailand

Pope Francis in Thailand

How wonderful it is to see Pope Francis visiting even countries where Roman Catholic Christians are a minority.

The temporal goods of the Church

The temporal goods of the Church

ANY responsible person must at one time or another have asked himself the questions: How does the Church support itself?

The Sacramental Law of the Church

The Sacramental Law of the Church

There is an anti-juridic tendency in people—and the ecclesiastical world is no exception—that leads them to do (as somebody once put it) what they damn please.

Principles and Guidelines

Principles and Guidelines

Lent precedes and prepares for Easter. It is a time to hear the Word of God, to convert, to prepare for and remember Baptism, to be reconciled with God and one’s neighbour, and of more frequent recourse to the “arms of Christian penance”(134): prayer, fasting and good works (cf. Mt 6, 1-6. 16-18).

Lessons of Love for Ash Wednesday

Lessons of Love for Ash Wednesday

Valentine’s Day is a very popular and much awaited feast of friends, lovers and romantics. It is based on the feast of Saint Valentine