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2019 H.E. Bishop Stephen Lee Christmas Message – Humble oneself, care for one another

admin / December 22, 2019

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Recently, Pope Francis wrote in the Apostolic Letter Admirabile Signum: “The enchanting image of the Christmas crèche, so dear to the Christian people, never ceases to arouse amazement and wonder. The depiction of Jesus’ birth is itself a simple and joyful proclamation of the mystery of the Incarnation of the Son of God. The…

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CESAR TOO HAS TO GIVE TO GOD

admin / December 13, 2019

– Corrado Gnerre I often find myself talking about politics, in the broadest sense of the word. And I also find myself stressing the importance of the State in Christian doctrine. But not a few times I hear people saying to me: “True Christianity should not be interested in politics. The State should be far from the interests of the…

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BITE-SIZE THEOLOGY (60) – Is Jesus Christ two Persons, one human and another divine?

admin / December 13, 2019

【圖片來源】The monument enclosing the Holy Sepulcher, from which Christ rose again from the dead. (Photo by JMO Mandia.) – Rev José Mario O. Mandía Jesus Christ became man. This is the mystery of the Incarnation. What does “Incarnation” mean? The CCCC, no 86, explains: “The Church calls the mystery of the wonderful union of the divine and human natures in…

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GREAT FIGURES OF THE MISSIONARY WORK – Bengal and the Kingdom of the Dragon (80)

admin / December 13, 2019

– Joaquim Magalhães de Castro As early as the 1990s, the Bhutan government had expelled the Nepalese-born Lhotshampa population, which constituted one-fifth of the country’s total population. In the process, they were denied Bhutanese citizenship, making them stateless. Some Lhotshampas have recently been allowed to return and settle in uninhabited southern areas. Interestingly, as many of them as the Assamese…

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