Book Review: Fruitful and Responsible Love

​Wojtyla, Karol. Fruitful and Responsible Love. St Paul’s Publications. ISBN 085439 159  2 Summary of the Book: Address given by Karol Woltyla, then Cardinal Archbishop of Cracow at the international Congress on family problems held at Milan in June 1978 to mark the tenth anniversary of Humanae Vitae. My Views: The book approaches the key…… Continue reading Book Review: Fruitful and Responsible Love

Book Review: പ്രലോഭനങ്ങളേ വിട

പുന്നത്തറ, ബെന്നി. പ്രലോഭനങ്ങളേ വിട. ISBN.  978-93-81796-97-9 Book Summary: വിശ്വാസ ജീവിതത്തിലെ പ്രലോഭനങ്ങളേ തിരിച്ചറിയാനും വരുതൽ നേടുവാനും സഹായിക്കുന്ന തികച്ചും വ്യത്യസ്തമായ ഒരു ഗ്രന്ഥം. ശാലോമിന്റെ ചരിത്രവുമായി ബന്ധപ്പെട്ട നിരവധി സംഭവങ്ങളുടെ പശ്ചാത്തലത്തിൽ വിശ്വാസ ജിവിതത്തെ ഉണർത്തുന്ന ദൈവപരിപലനയുടെ കഥകൾ. ഇന്ത്യയിലെ ആദ്യത്തെ  ക്രിസ്തീയ ചാനലായ ശാലോം ടി.വി. മലബാറിലെ ഒരു കുഗ്രാമത്തിൽനിന്നും  സാധാരണക്കാരായ മനുഷ്യരുടെ വിശ്വാസത്തിലൂടെ രൂപം കൊണ്ട കഥ. ശാലോം ടൈംസ്, സൺഡേ ശാലോം പത്രം എന്നിവയുടെ ആരംഭ ചരിത്രം. ക്രൈസ്തവ മാധ്യമ…… Continue reading Book Review: പ്രലോഭനങ്ങളേ വിട

Book Review:  കാറ്റിനോടൊപ്പം

മിച്ചൽ, മാർഗരറ്റ്. കാറ്റിനോടൊപ്പം. ഡി സി ബുക്സ്. ISBN. 978- 81-264-5 116-6 Book’s Summary: അമേരിക്കൻ ആഭ്യന്തര യുദ്ധത്തിന്റെ  പശ്ചാത്തലത്തിൽ എഴുതപ്പെട്ട സൃഷ്ടി. ഇതൊരു ചരിത്ര നേ വലല്ല, മറിച്ച് സ്കാർലറ്റ്    ഒ ഹാര എന്ന പെൺകുട്ടിയുടെ വൈകാരിക ജീവിത കഥയാണ്. My Views: Margaret Mitchell in the famous book ‘Gone with the Wind’ explores the struggles that Scarlett had to go through to keep…… Continue reading Book Review:  കാറ്റിനോടൊപ്പം

I am Malala

Book Review: Yousafzai, Malala with Christina Lamb. I am Malala: the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban. Yousafzai, Malala with Christina Lamb. I am Malala: the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban. ISBN 0316322407. Source: From a Friend The book I am Malala, describes the…… Continue reading I am Malala

The Message of Awareness

Book Review: The Awareness: A de Mello Spirituality Conference in His Own Words De Mello, Anthony. Awareness: A de Mello Spirituality Conference in His Own Words. London: Harper Collins Publishers, 1990. ISBN: 0 00 627519-2 Source: Library It was quite delicious time that I spent with The Awareness: A de Mello Spirituality Conference in His Own Words…… Continue reading The Message of Awareness

Book Review: Communist Manifesto

Marx, Karl & Frederick Engels. Manifesto of The Communist Party, 3rd ed.  Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1970 Source: Library Communist manifest one of the important books which did make major changes in the world in very many ways quite dramatically. Karl Marx propose the basic principle of communism in this book, a work which has…… Continue reading Book Review: Communist Manifesto

Book Review: Zatti: A Biography

Lappin, Peter. Zatti: A Biography. Mumbai: Tejprasarii Don Bosco Communications Source: Libary It is a life that inspired many and a life that will inspire many. We can sum up our lives as a collection of choices that we make. If the choice is good the result will be also so. The life of Bl.…… Continue reading Book Review: Zatti: A Biography

Book Review: A New Paradigm for Youth Ministry Today

Arokiaswami Alphonse. A New Paradigm for Youth Ministry Today. Bangalore: SFS, 2011. Xvi+200pp. Price 195.00 ISBN: 978-81-85376-81-3. Source: Library              Arockiaswami Alphonse, MSFS holds a Licentiate in Pastoral Theology and specialization in Youth Ministry and Catechetics. He is known for his retreats and seminars for youth and the seminarians. The work under review is ‘A…… Continue reading Book Review: A New Paradigm for Youth Ministry Today

Book Review: The Pope and The CEO

Andreas Widmer. The Pope & the CEO: John Paul II’s Leadership Lessons to a Young Swiss Guard. Emmaus Road Publishing, 2011. Xiii+155 pp. ISBN: 978-19-31018-76-0 Source: Library It was a wonderful experience to read The Pope and the CEO. The book is one of easy reading and it has logical and gradual development. The book…… Continue reading Book Review: The Pope and The CEO

Saint Thomas Aquinas –The Dumb Ox

Chesterton, G. K. St. Thomas Aquinas: The Dumb Ox.  ISBN13: 9781450516358 Source: Library The Dumb Ox is a biographical sketch of the 13th century Dominican Friar St. Thomas Aquinas. A large focus of the book is to interest modern readers in St. Thomas; it is rather a simple work on the philosopher.  G.K. Chesterton begins…… Continue reading Saint Thomas Aquinas –The Dumb Ox

The Levinasian Subject: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas

The book  entitled the ‘The Levinasian Subject: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas ’ is an attempt to encounter the concepts of Subject proposed by Emmanuel Levinas. The book has four distinct chapters with a general introduction and conclusion. The first chapter of this study presents the life and works of Levinas from…… Continue reading The Levinasian Subject: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas