December 16, 2017

Let the Prince of Peace reign

The Catholic Commission for Social Justice (CCSJ) is urging citizens to be Peacebuilders of the country and world this Christmas. During this season of Advent awaiting the birth […]
December 16, 2017

Got Gifts?

The season of shopping frenzy is upon us, and malls and main streets are thick with avid consumers. There is the headache as well of choosing […]
December 16, 2017

Ham, pastelle, ponche de crème, sorrel… Not for everyone!

The Christmas season and New Year’s celebrations are times of merriment, food and drink with family and friends. There can be overindulgence and the consequences—upset stomach, […]
December 16, 2017

The land Jesus loved

The year 4 BC was a tinderbox for Palestine. Generally believed to be the year closest to Christ’s birth, it was the actual year of Herod […]
December 16, 2017

Using technology to spread the Good News of marriage, family life

The Archdiocesan Family Life Commission (AFLC) launched its ‘Let’s think family with the Church’ project using Zoom, an online video-conferencing platform on November 20. The one […]
December 11, 2017

Christmas with the Saints 2*

The students of St Mary’s College are embarking for a second year on their Christmas production, ‘Christmas with the Saints 2’. The concert takes place at […]