The Church walks in the footsteps of its founder. It is bound to liberate people from sinful situations
This is surely Christian, not Marxist. Jesuits like Pope Francis look to the scripture
For wealth chasers, liberation theology is Marxist. For others, it’s justice and freedom
Church Doesn’t Exclude Anyone : Christians are inherently charitable. They are brought up in an inclusive culture of caring, sharing and giving
"Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends” (John 15:13)
Holy Father Pope Francis has clearly said, “No authentic, profound and enduring change is possible unless it starts from the different cultures, particularly those of the poor.”
“There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus” (Gal.3:28)
Christians are inherently charitable. They are brought up in an inclusive culture of caring, sharing and giving
It is simplistic to reduce Church as an institution looking after spiritual needs of its members. It has a much bigger role of liberating people from every bondage.
The mission of Jesuits is clear: To walk with the poor, the outcasts of the world, and those whose dignity has been violated
A thirteen- fourteen-year-old has many dreams! That’ s an impressionable age; at the cusp of finishing school. It is also a time when one tastes a different kind of ‘freedom’:
For any committed Catholic, especially a priest, ‘option for the poor’ is not merely a choice, but a defining aspect of one’s vocation
Kamalakshi Amma was our immediate neighbour at Thekkepuram in Ranny in Pathanamthitta district. She was a washerwoman by profession.
No wonder Rao picked on late Fr. Stan Swamy because he had the courage to stand with the victims of exploitation
Targeted surveillance using military-grade spyware is gross violation of privacy laws
Ability to see things objectively and critical thinking have disappeared from a large number of people
Odanthurai in Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu was a non-descript panchayat in India.
Poor Mirabai Chanu! What a weight rested on her, as one point three billion pinned all their hopes on her weight lifting shoulders!