Convent Creche Is 99 Years Old

When the Sisters of the Holy Infant Jesus Convent in Singapore opened their gates early in the morning, they used to find newborn babies wrapped in bundles abandonE’d near the door. That was· more than thirty years ago. Nowadays, people hand their unwanted offspring to the nuns who insist on registering them said Rev. Mother [...]

The Holy Father And European Voluntary Workers

Vatican City, 13 April 2012 (VIS) – An Italian book entitled “Il Santo Padre e i volontari europei” was presented this morning at the headquarters of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum” by Cardinal Robert Sarah and Msgr. Giampietro Dal Toso, respectively president and secretary of the council, and by Michel Roy, secretary of Caritas Internationalis. [...]

Values: Of Means, Ends and Morality

In this final article in the series on Values by the Catholic Medical Guild and Caritas Singapore, we look at the fundamentals in ethical debates. A TROLLEY car is hurtling down a track. In its path are five people who will definitely be killed unless you, a bystander, flip a switch which will divert it [...]