The gospel of St. Mark 6: 1-6 presents to us the rejection of Jesus in His own country. The passage ends saying Jesus could not do many miracles due to their unbelief. It is of importance to analyse why Jesus could not enter into their lives or rather why they could not accept Jesus? The…… Continue reading Who is He?
In the words of Fr. Johnson Karnoor, the Parish Priest of the place: “On April 28, 2001, in the parish church of St. Mary of Chirattakonam, we began the Novena to St. Jude Thaddeus as we did every year. At 8:49am, I exposed the Most Holy Sacrament in the monstrance for public adoration. After a…… Continue reading Eucharistic Miracle @ Chirattakonam (5 May 2001)
Some of the best known quotes of St John Bosco, the father and friend of youth My children, jump, run and play and make all the noise you want but avoid sin like the plague and you will surely gain heaven. – Vol. 4.p.204 An oratory without music is like a body without a soul.…… Continue reading 5 Ever Green Quotes of Don Bosco
It is a question that have lingered in mind for quite some time now, why we don’t often receive what we pray for? Reading the incident of the woman healed of haemorrhage, the only one quality that found in her was that she believed. She believed that Jesus would be able to heal her. She…… Continue reading Pray with Faith
Newton in his third law of motion stated that ‘for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.’ A truth which we need to apply to our daily life too. There are consequences for every action of ours with or without the knowledge of ours. However, we as individuals or groups need to face…… Continue reading Consequences
Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, You shall not commit adultery. But I say to you, everyone who looks at a woman with lust has already committed adultery with her in his heart. Jesus made it clear to his disciples what matters is not just the action but the…… Continue reading Look
Just this afternoon I had the opportunity to watch Thor: Ragnarok, a superhero film based on the character Thor. However,I must say that I just love watching the movies of this character. Yet, I was discouraged yesterday, though rated heavenly for its fiction and fantasy I felt it had not reached to the expectations.
Someone asked her, are you working women or a house wife? She said: “yes I’ am a full time working House-Wife. I work 24 hours a day. I’m a “Mom,” a “wife,” “daughter,” and a Daughter in Law. I am an Alarm Clock, a Cook, a Maid, a Teacher, a Waiter, a Nanny,…… Continue reading Mom You are Great
The literal meaning of the term ‘philosophy of religion’ means, philosophical reflections on religion. The term “philosophy of religion” was used for the first time in English in the 17th century work of Ralph Cudworth. Cudworth and his Cambridge University colleague Henry More produced philosophical work with a specific focus on religion and so, if…… Continue reading A Reflection on Philosophy of Religion
All of us love to live long and remain young. One of the best ways to remain always young is to remain a student all through one’s life. The attitude of a student is always to learn something new and something innovative. The three essential habits for the same are: Reading: Read something new every…… Continue reading Three Habits of Good Student
During a session for the youth at Don Bosco Mampetta I asked them to write down some of the desires that they have fulfilled in their lives. I was surprised by some of the answers. Some of them said I had a desire to find the financial needs of my family for a day, and…… Continue reading Desire
ജീവിതം നിരർത്ഥകമെന്നു തോന്നുന്ന വേളയിലെ ശൂന്യതയ്ക്കു മറുമരുന്നല്ല സന്യാസം. അത് ഒളിച്ചോട്ടമാണ്. എല്ലാ സാദ്ധ്യതകളുടെയും നിറവിൽ നിൽക്കുമ്പോഴും ആ സാദ്ധ്യതകൾ വേണ്ട എന്നു വെച്ചു കൊണ്ട് ഒരു പുതിയ സാദ്ധ്യതയെ തിരയുന്നതാണ് സന്യാസം. ദൈവത്തിനോടുള്ള ഉന്മാദപൂർണ്ണമായ പ്രണയം…. ( ശരത് വെൺപാല, കുന്നിൻ മുകളിലെ കടൽ, 83)
It is emotions that create a ‘Family’
The woman is an immeasurable blessing in the life of every person as a mother, sister and a wife. Often we fail to value their presence forgetting what we are today is just because of them. Today, as we speak more and more about the dignity of women, especially on a day like this let us…… Continue reading Woman
സ്നേഹത്തിൻ ഭയത്തിന് ഇടമില്ല; പൂർണ്ണമായ സ്നേഹം ഭയത്തെ ബഹിഷ്കരിക്കുന്നു. കാരണം ഭയം ശക്ഷയക്കുറിച്ചാണ്. ഭയപ്പെടുന്നവൻ സ്നേഹത്തിൽ പൂർണ്ണനായിട്ടില്ല. (1 യോഹ. 4:18) നമ്മുടെ ജീവിതത്തിലെ ബന്ധങ്ങൾ എന്തിൽ അധിഷ്ഠിതമാണ്?