Human rights abuses in the Philippines fail to escape scrutiny at UN forum
A former Khmer Rouge leader turns to Christianity in search of answers.
It has been announced in the Netherlands that Irish Columban missionary, Fr Shay Cullen is to be the recipient of the 2017 Martin Buber Award in recognition of his internationally acclaimed work on human rights undertaken through the PREDA Foundation which he established in the Philippines in 1974. He will be presented with the award in Kerkrade next November during the annual International Festival of Dialogue - EURIADE
Cardinal Peter Turkson, Prefect of the Dicastery of Integrated Human Development at the Vatican will be the keynote speaker at a two-day conference on 'Christian Responsibility to Dalits and Caste Discrimination' at Amigo Hall by St George’s Cathedral, Southwark, which opens on Tuesday 9th May 2017.
A fascinating new book by Ben Engelbertink mhm based on the diary he kept during the ten years he was active as a missionary in Sarawak, East Malaysia. This factual account is completed by a beautifully written imaginative story.
April 22nd is global 'Earth Day'
Archbishop Sebastian Shaw of Lahore, Pakistan, on the challenges facing the tiny Christian minority in the country.
The Mill Hill Missionary family in The Philippines bids farewell to Fr John Ambrose mhm.
In the run up to Palm Sunday lowly coconut palms are turned into "something worthy for the Lord" called palaspas in The Philppines. The tradition of weaving the palaspas from young coconut palm leaves, locally called ibus, dates back centuries.
The washing of feet on Holy Thursday. Pope Francis has shown the way towards inclusivity. Not everyone is keen to follow suit.