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“China – Media Communication and Church Archives: two forms of evangelization. Progress, problems, concerns”  (II)

admin / May 23, 2014

Patriotic Association of Chinese Catholics: the big problem José Miguel Encarnação The uneasy relationship between the Vatican and the People’s Republic of China stems from a series of events which have occurred since 1958 – the year in which the first two episcopal ordinations without a papal mandate took place – under the aegis of two new state agencies: the…

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SET YOURSELF FREE

admin / May 16, 2014

Why forgiving is the right thing to do  CHARLES J. CHAPUT, O.F.M. CAP. Originally entitled “ Three Simple Questions on the Threshold of Lent,” this piece was written for the start of Lent. It still provides timely advice. Here are some excerpts.

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ASIAN YOUTH DAY

admin / May 16, 2014

Delegates from HK get ready to depart for South Korea (Sunday Examiner) — For the first time ever a diocesan delegation to Asian Youth Day from Hong Kong will include young people from English-speaking groups in the city.

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RISE AND SHINE

admin / May 9, 2014

5 Reasons to Get Up Early in the Morning  SAM GUZMAN (Catholic Gentleman) – For the past year or so, I’ve been getting out of bed earlier than I ever have. Don’t get me wrong, it can be hard, and I still hit the snooze button more often than I’d like, but I find that waking up really early is…

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Pope Francis is killing me

admin / May 9, 2014

Leticia Adams (Catholic Stand) – The past six months have been some of the hardest months of my life. I used to think that the months that I was in RCIA were hard, but wrestling with finding the truth doesn’t even compare to trying to live it out.

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 O Clarim editor delivers paper in Rome confab

admin / May 9, 2014

José Miguel Encarnação, editor of O Clarim delivered a paper entitled “China—Media Communication and Church Archives: Two Forms of Evangelization” during the 9th Professional Seminar for Church Communications Offices at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross’ School of Church Communications in Rome. The seminar was held from the 28th to the 30th of April, and dwelt on the theme…

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