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December 1, 2016

The war on drugs initiated by President Rodrigo Duterte on July 1, 2016, has made headlines around the world. The 5th commandment, “Thou shall not kill” while widely promoted, is ignored. Most of the extra judicial killings take place among the poor. Even women are killed. Children also caught in cross-fire.

November 1, 2016

Columban Fr. Frank Hoare shares an excerpt from his diary:

11 August 1996

The drive from Ba, where I am stationed as assistant priest, to Suva takes well over four hours. Load-carrying trucks are one of the obstacles on the way, as I found out today.

November 1, 2016
Bishop Henry Ambrose Pinger, O.F.M., the great-uncle of Fr. Thomas Greisen, served as a missionary in China for 30 years.

A Day in Timelessness


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