- New Columban Interreligious Dialogue Website August 31, 2015 The Missionary Society of Saint Columban has launched www.columbanird.org, a new website on interreligious dialogue (IRD). It contains a wealth of information on interfaith relations, conveniently grouped under menus, including latest news, Columban stories, teaching documents, multi-faith action on social issues, practical guidelines, resources and basic information on selected world religions. www.columbanird.org is a great resource ... Read More
- The Centenary of Sŏ Chŏngju (1915-2000) August 31, 2015 2015 marks the centenary of Midang So Chongju’s birth. What makes So Chongju the greatest Korean poet of the last century? For me, it is the certainty with which he deals with his feelings. Korean poems are about the heart, what we feel rather than what we think. Poetry is concrete; philosophy is abstract. Poetry ... Read More
- The Greatest Love: Volunteering to Help Others August 31, 2015 It is most natural to help our family, relatives and friends in time of need. That is a good and blessed thing to do and yet there is yet a higher more noble virtue we can aspire to and that is to help the unknown stranger, the abandoned child, the hurting starving migrant, the victim ... Read More
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