Cast Your Net A short course dealing with New Media and Evangelisation. The course orients the participants – priests, religious persons and lay people, men and women as well as seniors and juniors to be productive and effective media people who are committed to evangelising the world.

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Illogical and Emotional Malayali

September 26th, 2016|Comments Off on Illogical and Emotional Malayali

Pretentious Malayalis are drenching the cultural sphere of Kerala with emotional rants on the pretext of justice for Soumya, a young woman brutally raped and allegedly murdered by a single-handed beggar Govindachami in a running [...]

September 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

In a message to the consecrated persons of Catholic Church, Pope Francis highlights his profound belief that the Lord’s call to bring peace and mercy to mankind continues to be an urgent and significant one [...]

20 Irresistible Quotes from “Communicating Mercy”

August 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Communicating Mercy is a work edited by Dr Jose Vallikatt. The book with the punchline "Let Mercy flow like a river of Nardine" comes during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. It covers "a range of [...]

Prayer that gains golds

August 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Simone Biles, the Olympic gold medalist, in a recent interview with Us Magazine, unpacked her Olympic bag, explaining the significance of each item. Along with her bottled water, bobby pins, Beats headphones and cheetah-print umbrella, [...]

Vallikatt’s Desk

Monks Who Sell Their Ferraris

September 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Cars No More Cachets Not too long ago, Pope Francis put a Lamborghini he got as a gift from the Italian auto makers for auction. The dream luxury vehicle fetched nearly 1 million dollars which [...]

Thanks From The Depths of Waters

August 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Deluge at Midnight When water receded from the flood hit Kochi suburbs in Kerala someone clicked that image from the sky. Through the thick foliage around the house and dense water on the ground those [...]

Casting Seeds Of Hate

July 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Preaching Gauneeti at Foreign Land Prime Minister Narendra Modi gifted 200 cows to poor villagers in Rwanda to mark his visit to the country on July 24. These locally sourced cows will add to the [...]

Time to Turn Swords into Ploughshares

July 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Catholic Church apparently had its own role in the horrendous killings of Tutsi people in predominantly Christian Rwanda. Obviously priests, bishops and lay people belonged to either Hutu or Tutsi. During the holocaust the ethnic [...]

Church and Culture: The two principal areas are the evangelization of cultures and that of the defense of man and of his cultural advancement. Both of these tasks demand that new pathways of dialogue between the Church and the cultures of our period be forged. – John Paul II