Day: January 19, 2018

NEWS BRIEFS

Tej Francis Uromi, Nigeria Six kidnapped nuns liberated in Nigeria (CNA/EWTN News) During a two day police operation, six women religious who were captured in Nigeria’s Edo state two months ago were released unharmed on Saturday, generating much joy from…

LAY PEOPLE ARE NOT OUR EMPLOYEES – Pope Warns Chilean Bishop Against TempTation of Clericalism

Linda Bordoni (Vatican News) Pope Francis has urged bishops in Chile to be on guard against the temptation of clericalism. Meeting his brother bishops in the sacristy of Santiago Cathedral, the Pope recalled the ad limina visit in the Vatican…

MACAU HOST ITS FIRST CHRISTMAS “GIVING TREE” – Sending Love to Strangers

Jasmin Yiu The first year of the “Giving Tree” was held in Macau during Christmas 2017, in order to promote a spirit of giving to those who are in need. Two “Getting Together” sessions took place at the Salesian School…

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DELEGATION FROM SEISA UNIVERSITY

A delegation from Seisa University, a private distance learning university in Hokkaido, Japan paid a visit to Colégio Mateus Ricci for an exchange of experiences on education, including religious education. Colégio Mateus Ricci principal Cheong Wai Ling led the group…

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BISHOP’S BLOG

In view of the increasing popularity of the internet, Bishop Lee has launched his personal blog to share his ideas and information in the Internet. In his introduction to the website, Bishop Lee wrote that the theme of the web…

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WALK FOR A MILLION

The 34th Walk for a Million raised around MOP 17 M on the 10th of December. Canon João Evangelista Lau, on behalf of Bishop Stephen Lee, presided the opening ceremony. (BKI)

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INVITATION

The associations of religious men and women of the Diocese of Macau invite everyone to a Mass for Religious Vocations with Bishop Stephen Lee as main celebrant on Friday, 2nd of February, at 6:45 PM at the Macau Cathedral, in…

THERE’S A NEW SPIRIT IN THE CHURCH – Fr. Steve Bevans, SVD, on Pope Francis’ First Five Years in Office

Pedro Daniel Oliveira Speaking to O CLARIM, American Fr Steve Bevans, SVD, is impressed with Pope Francis, reason enough to say that his work has been marvelous, not only for the Catholic Church, but also for the world. He also…

OVERCOME FEAR AND WELCOME THE OTHER – Pope at Mass for Migrants and Refugees

Seàn-Patrick Lovett (Vatican News) There was something even more international than usual about the celebration in St Peter’s Basilica this Sunday. The sounds were those of the youthful and multilingual voices of the Hope choirs. The colors were those of…