Month: December 2018

NEWS BRIEFS

– Tej Francis WASHINGTON D.C. VATICAN APPROVES SECOND MIRACLE FOR BLESSED JOHN HENRY NEWMAN (CNA) A second miracle attributed to Blessed John Henry Newman has reportedly been approved by the Vatican, fueling expectation that his canonization could occur as early…

SAINT PAUL VI (4) – Social action based on Populorum Progressio

– Fausto Gomez OP “All social action involves a doctrine” (PP. 39). The two functions of the social teachings of the Church are: to enlighten the minds and to take part in action (cf. Octogesima Adveniens, 48). PP is “a solemn…

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DOM STEPHEN LEE, BISHOP OF MACAU, ATTENDS A BANQUET HOSTED BY THE CIVIL SERVANTS ASSOCIATION

Stephen Lee, Bishop of Macau, attends a banquet hosted by the Civil Servants’ Association (Associação dos Trabalhadores da Função Pública de Macau) on the 2nd of December to celebrate the 19th anniversary of the establishment of the Macao SAR and…

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USJ’S FACULTY OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES CELEBRATED ITS EARLY FACULTY DAY

On December 4th, Tuesday, USJ’s Faculty of Religious Studies celebrated its early Faculty Day at USJ’s Seminary Campus, which began with an inaugural lecture by the new Dean of the faculty, Rev. Dr. Stephen Morgan with the theme “The Word…

BIBLICAL BABEL – For real evangelization we need dialect Bibles

– Marco Carvalho  It is considered the Chinese version of the Bible par excellence, but the translation of the Holy Scriptures made by the Studium Biblicum Franciscanum would benefit from a fresh approach to the Chinese reality. The text, published…