Monthly Archives: November 2012

Has the Good Shepherd deserted his sheep?

This is a letter sent by one of the Parish Members of Good Shepherd church.What we  are really afraid about is that he to does not meet the fate of Xavier Madeira the ex- Vice President of the St.Pauls Church … Continue reading

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Pakistani Christian leader urges LHC to hold blasphemy victim trials in prisons

  Karachi: November 28, 2012. (PCP) The family of a young Pakistani Christian man, Khuram Shahzad, also known as Khuram Masih, was accused of blasphemy and granted bail on 22 October 2012 from the High Court. He had been receiving … Continue reading

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Vatican faces case of alleged mistreatment

The Vatican has been accused of shortcomings in its detention practices. Benedict’s ex-butler Paolo Gabriele, convicted last month of stealing papal documents and leaking them to a journalist, accused Vatican police of causing him “psychological pressure” by keeping him in … Continue reading

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Call for debate to re-energise church

  A senior and influential figure in the Swiss Church has issued a potentially incendiary appeal for church reform with a string of proposals to empower the laity. The ideas, put forward in a pamphlet by Abbot Martin Werlen of … Continue reading

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FREEDOM OF RELIGION. by Eduardo Faleiro

Religion has emerged as a major source of conflict in the post cold war era all across the globe. A perceptive writer points out that ideological strife has now given place to the “clash of civilizations” and predicts that in … Continue reading

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The rot grows- from Mumbai to Virar

Dear Brothers & Sisters in Christ, I  Mr Allen Picardo, residing at Virar west since 20 years would like to seek your valued help and advice in having a Structural Church in Virar west. 20 years back we the english … Continue reading

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Kansas school upholds Catholic identity, fosters vocations

  St. John’s Catholic School in Beloit, Kan. is striving to revitalize Catholic culture by promoting openness to priestly and religious vocations among its students.    “The teachers care about us and our faith and what we’re going to do … Continue reading

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