Pope Francis on Friday exhorted Christians to keep clear of a fake, commercial Christmas, polluted by consumerism and indifference. He made the remark to a group of 3 delegations who donated two Nativity Scenes and a Christmas tree to the Vatican this year.
The Congregation for Divine Worship releases a Decree dated 25 March, updating “the general indications and suggestions already given to Bishops” in a previous decree from 19 March.
St. John the Baptist Church, Anjilithara is erected as the 50th Parish in the Diocese by his Excellency Joseph Kariyil on 15th December 2019. Rev. Fr. Antony Arackal is appointed as the first Parish Priest of the Parish.
Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kariyil, Bishop of Cochin, elected as the President of Kerala Region Latin Catholic Bishop's Conference.
History gives us many examples of the strength of God’s people when they act as one, under His guidance. Unfortunately, it also gives us even more examples of how bad things can get when God’s flock is scattered. We celebrated one just this last Friday.
Which is the most important mystery of the Christian faith? What distinguishes Christianity from the great religious traditions of the world? How can anyone describe the fundamental nucleus of our faith?