Monthly Newsletter

 

What greater duty does any person of integrity have than to speak the truth about that which is morally wrong, unjust and despicable?

 

"Quit being a lemon and make some lemonade in these straitened times," a journalist urged in a recent article.

 

One of the striking aspects of spending four months in San Antonio, Texas, is the very Hispanic/Mexican feel of the city as well as the way it manages its social…

 

As Christmas draws near my thoughts go back to 1973 and 1974 when I was in Korea.

 

A couple of years ago, before starting the Christmas Mass, in a chapel in the southern area of the archdiocese of Santiago, Chile, a family arrived with their children.

 

The catechumenate is the period of preparation for baptism that adults go through.

 

Noisily he made his haggard way 
down the corridor to the departure gate
a gimp exuding anger.
Taking a seat he announced under his breath

 

The night is ending, darkness making way for light, winter has gone, and spring is here.

 

My missionary journey in Ireland was the highlight of my entire career and my greatest accomplishment in life.

 

I have been attending a training of trainers at the Methodist Conference Center. I was unhappy with the sleeping arrangements.

 

The river came out of the ground underneath the rocks
We watched and wondered where it came from
Drank it, used it for cooking
Washed ourselves

 

The parish church of Jimenez is considered a national heritage building one of only two from Mindanao, the Philippines, the other is in Jasaan (next stop). It is said to…