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Chancery Notice

admin / January 8, 2016

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity The traditional period for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is 18-25 January. For this year of 2016 the theme is “Called to proclaim the mighty acts of the Lord” (cf. 1Peter 2:9). The Catholic Church and the other Churches and Ecclesial Communities will  come together for a common prayer service on January…

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Jesus Christ: how is he like?

admin / January 8, 2016

Perfect God, Perfect Man Dr Michael Chan, DMD Who is Jesus Christ? How is he like? We can find the answers from the Old and New Testament. “Jesus” is Hebrew for “God saves.” His disciples call Him “Christ” because in ancient Israeli times the title was used for kings, prophets, and priests who had received anointing with oil.

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Families

admin / January 8, 2016

Continuing challenge for the Church Aurelio Porfiri On Sunday December 27, many families were gathered in Saint Peter to assist at the Mass for the liturgical fest of the Holy Family. The environment of these meetings and cele­brations in recent weeks have become more and more filled with anxiety because of the fear of terrorist attacks.

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Incidentally, what is mercy?

admin / January 8, 2016

A Pilgrim’s Notes Fausto Gomez, OP On a Friday afternoon Linus tells his friend Charlie Brown of the Peanuts Family: “Have a happy week-end.” The round-headed boy, the kind master of Snoopy answers him: “Thank you.” And in a pensive mood asks Linus, the kid with the security blanket: “Incidentally, what is happiness?” In the Jubilee Year of Mercy, some…

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