Author: Ivy Chai
As a priest, I accompanied our youth in 1997 to the WYD Paris, WYD Cologne 2005, and WYD Sydney 2008. I would stay in the same parish with our Malaysian youth.
KUCHING — The Religious Orders in the Archdiocese of Kuching gathered together for a Solemn Day of prayer, reflection, and thanksgiving on 2 February at the Carmelite Chapel to celebrate the 22nd World Day of Consecrated Life.
Dear Brothers and Sisters,“You received without payment; give without payment” (Mt 10:8). These are the words spoken by Jesus when sending forth his apostles to spread the Gospel, so that his Kingdom might grow through acts of gratuitous love.
VATICAN CITY — Proclaiming the Gospel is not the same thing as proselytism and often means simply being a neighbor and friend to someone while living an authentically Christian life, Pope Francis said.