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IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF MARY: Beginning of God’s Redemptive Plan

Incarnation­­−God becoming a human being like us is the most basic faith concept that Christianity is build upon. It has been the most debated dogma, a matter of faith that Christian scholars argued about from the beginning of the Church. … Continue reading

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Mother Theresa, a gift to humanity

(Published in Monitor newspaper in Uganda on 5th September 2016) Mother Theresa is undoubtedly one of the greatest human being and a Christian witness in our time. She was born on August 26, 1910 in Skopje in former Yogoslavia and … Continue reading

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Mother Theresa: A gift to humanity

Mother Theresa is undoubtedly one of the greatest human being and a Christian witness in our time. She was born on August 26, 1910 in Skopje in former Yugoslavia and went to India as a missionary nun in 1929 and … Continue reading

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St. Martha: Sanctity through Service

Saints are models for Christian life and ministry. Every saint stands for a particular aspect of sanctity that we can emulate. We have canonized saints who went through a rigorous process of beatification and canonization, a practise that began in … Continue reading

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St. Antony of Padua: Did it in God’s Way

There is something common among all the saints. As a matter of fact that is what made them saints: They put God first above all things. Our Christian faith, pastoral ministry in the church, and Christian holiness consists in giving … Continue reading

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Being Martyrs Today

The word Martyr means “witness” in Latin language. Martyrdom according to the Catechism of the Catholic Church is “the supreme witness given to the truth of the faith: it means bearing witness even unto death” (#2473). Christians from the earliest … Continue reading

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St. Athanasius: An Early Champion of Faith

(Article published in Leadership magazine, May 2016) Feast: May 2nd. At Sunday Mass we all recite or sing the Nicene Creed. It is a concise summary of all that we believe as Christians, more particularly as Catholics. Many of us … Continue reading

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St. Catherine of Siena: A woman with a passion for Christ and His Church

Catherine of Siena: First Woman Doctor of the Church 29th APRIL – FEAST OF ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA (Article published in Leadership magazine, Uganda, April 2016) When birth brings us into the world we are shaped by the world around … Continue reading

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St. Patrick, Simple and Profound Missionary

St. Patrick is honoured as the national patron and apostle of Ireland. Like most ancient Christian saints details of his life are uncertain. Scholars place his dates of birth and death in 5th century. Patrick is believed to have been … Continue reading

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Human and Divine Nature of Pope St. John Paul II

Media as well as a large number of media consumers love news that brings out scandal. Media outlets make money through when they initiate gossip about religious people. The higher profile they are, the higher sells they make. Early this … Continue reading

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