“Misericordina”: The Best Spiritual Medicine

Vatican City, 17 November 2013 (VIS) – After the Angelus prayer, the Pope greeted the faithful and, mentioning that this Sunday was “World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims”, encouraged prudence on the roads and respect for traffic regulations. Francis proposed to those present in the square a way of consolidating the effects of [...]

The best Children’s Day gift

Every October, a day is set aside to celebrate the gift the children are to society. This year, on 7 Oct, children in Singapore will have a day of rest and play to commemorate the occasion. For those who have children in our lives – parents, grandparents and teachers – it’s an ideal moment to [...]

Jesus, my best friend forever

Children, catechists and Father Henry Siew (centre) after camp. Photo by Bryan Benjamin GohSINGAPORE – The parish of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary organised a three-day camp held May 28-30 to help its Primary Five catechism children recognise Jesus as their best friend forever.During the camp themed “Jesus, you’re my best friend”, Father Colin [...]

Saintliness Is The Best Service To Offer Our Fellow Man

VATICAN CITY, 1 NOV 2009 (VIS) – Before praying the Angelus today, Solemnity of All Saints, Benedict XVI recalled that this feast “invites the pilgrim Church on earth to enjoy a foretaste of the endless feast of the heavenly community, and to revive hope in eternal life”. Addressing the faithful gathered in St. Peter’s Square, [...]