• Monks Who Sell Their Ferraris

    Monks Who Sell Their Ferraris

    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

    Thanks From The Depths of Waters

    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

    Casting Seeds Of Hate

    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 [...]

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

Children and the Media: A Challenge for Education

1. The theme of the Forty-first World Communications Day, "Children and the Media: A Challenge for Education", invites us to reflect on two related topics of immense importance. The formation of children is one. The [...]

Communication at the Service of an Authentic Culture of Encounter

Today we are living in a world which is growing ever “smaller” and where, as a result, it would seem to be easier for all of us to be neighbours.  Developments in travel and communications [...]

The Priest and Pastoral Ministry in a Digital World

The theme of this year’s World Communications Day - The Priest and Pastoral Ministry in a Digital World: New Media at the Service of the Word – is meant to coincide with the Church’s celebration [...]

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 [...]

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Thanks From The Depths of Waters

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 [...]

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The Church and Internet

May 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Along with the development of various media technologies the Church takes a fundamentally positive approach to the media. Even when condemning serious abuses of media, the Church considers that “a merely censorious attitude on the [...]

Ethics in Internet

May 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

The Internet is the latest and in many respects most powerful in a line of media—telegraph, telephone, radio, television—that for many people have progressively eliminated time and space as obstacles to communication during the last [...]

Children and the Media: A Challenge for Education

May 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

1. The theme of the Forty-first World Communications Day, "Children and the Media: A Challenge for Education", invites us to reflect on two related topics of immense importance. The formation of children is one. The [...]

Communication at the Service of an Authentic Culture of Encounter

May 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Today we are living in a world which is growing ever “smaller” and where, as a result, it would seem to be easier for all of us to be neighbours.  Developments in travel and communications [...]

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 [...]